Workshops & Classes for Adults

Beneath the Surface: Building an Acrylic Painting Layer by Layer 

Join AOA as we welcome renowned artist Susan Tobey White back to Elizabeth City! We are excited to offer multiple opportunities for the public to experience her art and learn from her expertise. FULL DETAILS HERE

Instructor:      Susan Tobey White
Date/Time:     Saturday, March 3rd, 10:00am-4:00pm
Location:         Twiford Room, AOA
Tuition:           $125



Introduction to Acting (Adults)

Explore the basic elements of an actor’s craft in a safe and welcoming environment. Learn to read a script with a performer’s eye, evaluate a character’s objectives and tactics, gain understanding of rehears­al technique and vocabulary of the stage. This class culminates in a showcase of scene performances for family and friends on May 4thFULL DETAILS HERE

Instructor:                Jo Ellen Aspinwall
Dates/Times:           Mondays, Mar 5th-Apr 30th
Location:                  The Studio (500 E. Main St, Elizabeth City)
Tuition:                    $150


Dance Fit

Dance your way to better fitness! Improve fitness and burn calories while  experiencing the fun of multiple music styles


Instructor:      Quinn Wolff
Age Range:    12+
Dates/Times: Saturdays, through Jun 28th, 10:00-11:00 am
Tuition:         $5/session, no registration necessary


Yoga for Actors (and Others!)

Find freedom, strength, and flexibility in the body and mind in order to be fully engaged and flexible in the audition room and on stage. All experience levels and backgrounds welcome—you don’t have to be an actor to love this class!

Instructor:      Jennifer Marro
Age Range:    8-adult
Dates/Times: Fridays, through Jun 28th, 5:30-6:30pm
Tuition:         $5/session; no advance registration necessary



Registration is open for these events!

Investigating Color
Instructor:      Chrystal Hardt
Date/Time:     Saturday, April 21st, 9:30am-4:00pm

  Investigating Color Materials List

Mother’s Day Centerpiece     
Instructor:      Emily Nekl, Fuggle’s Flowers
Date/Time:     Saturday, May 12th, 10:00am-12:30pm