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Practicing Potter? Clay Creative? We’re Seeking a Ceramics Intern!

Calling all Ceramicists: the Lawrence Arts Center is Seeking a Ceramics Studio Intern! Our Ceramics studio internship is an unpaid position that offers a unique opportunity to work with our community of accomplished ceramics instructors, staff members, and our annual Ceramics Artist-in-Residence. We are looking for someone who wants to gain additional experience in helping … [more]

Meet Our Instructor: Nicholas Stahl

above: Package design for CS Luxem Even if you haven’t met our new instructor in Visual Arts, Nicholas Stahl, there is a good chance that you’ve seen his work around Lawrence.   Local musician, blogger, and graphic designer extrodinaire Nicholas Stahl will join the Lawrence Arts Center Adult Visual Arts program on July 11 for Posters … [more]

The cast of All in the Timing taking a bow in front of the crowd

Performing Arts this July: So Many Shows and One Big Audition!

Hello and Happy July!  We are only halfway through our fantastic Summer Youth Theatre season. Our theme this summer is Claim Your Power and we invite you to stop by this month and see what we’ve been up to!   First up in July is SYT Novice: The Myth of Perseus with performances on one day only … [more]

School of Theatre & Music Staff Accepted into KS/MO Kennedy Center Partners in Education Training Program

Lawrence Arts Center School of Theatre and Music teaching artists, Kayla Sandusky (left) and Leah Towle (right), have been accepted into the KS/MO Kennedy Center Partners in Education’s training program. The goal of this program is to train a cohort of locally-based Kennedy Center trained teaching artists. These teaching artists will serve as a resource for K-12 … [more]

Daniel Bird Tobin performing

An Iliad, A One-Man Show performed by SYT Guest Director Daniel Bird Tobin

An Iliad Sunday, July 7 | 3-4:30 pm   Join us for a one-man show, performed by Summer Youth Theatre guest artist, Daniel Bird Tobin!   Poetry, humor, the ancient tale of the Trojan War, and the modern world collide in this retelling of Homer’s classic, captivating theatrical experience. The setting is simple: the empty … [more]

SYT presents Disney’s Mary Poppins Jr. – Photo Gallery

The Summer Youth Theatre production of Disney’s Mary Poppins Jr. is practically perfect in every way! Enjoy this photo gallery of final dress rehearsal and be sure to join us this weekend to see a performance. Click here to buy tickets! 

Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS Survey

Congratulations to the cast, crew, families, sponsors and staff for making this weekend’s Summer Youth Theatre production of Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS a smashing success! If you attended a performance, we want to hear from you. Fill out this brief survey and help us grow.

East Ninth – Final Six Artists Chosen!

This past weekend our second round of jurors met to hear presentations from the finalists from the Pathways group of applicants. After a long day of deliberation, they chose six final projects to fill out the total 15 projects that will be completed with this ArtPlace grant.   PROJECTS The six newly selected community-based projects are, in no … [more]