Back by Popular Demand!!! This stirring drama with music is a classic tribute to the great American who freed herself and hundreds of people from the bonds of slavery. As Harriet and her friend Sarah Bradford narrate her life, students and teachers will share in the joys sorrows and challenges faced by this brave woman who changed the world through her courage. Your students will find a new appreciation for Harriet Tubman and a deeper understanding of her times. There will be a Q & A after the show.
In conjunction with this year's Black History Month theme of 'African Americans and the Arts,' this exhibition will showcase and celebrate Black American artists who contribute to visual and performing arts, music, cultural and societal movements, activism, and much more.
This exhibit is on view from January 29, 2024 - March 3, 2024 in Gallery 194 at Chesapeake Arts Center.
Join us for our newest family program: Stories & Art in the Galleries! Children will enjoy a story and complimentary age-appropriate art activity while viewing CAC's latest gallery exhibit. This month, we're reading "Alma's Art," a story about the African American painter Alma Woodsey Thomas. After the story, children will be invited to make their own paintings inspired by the colorful shapes and patterns Alma uses on her canvases!
The Cat in the Hat is the perfect friend for a boring rainy afternoon. From games and mischief to Thing One and Thing Two The Cat brings all sorts of trouble to this grey day— but will Sally and her brother be able to explain the mess to Mother? This Dr. Seuss classic leaps onto the stage with chaotic exuberance in this adaptation from Plaza Theatricals Productions Inc.
Join us as we celebrate Women’s History Month (March) for our third annual exhibition which highlights women identifying as artists working in a diverse range of mediums. Women’s History Month honors the achievements and acknowledges the significant impact women have on history and society and CAC is excited to be continuing to elevate and uplift women’s talents and voices through art.
This exhibition unveils the collaborative creations of two artists, Alla Borovskaia and Milana Borovskaia, forming an organic duet that spans two generations. Through their interaction with the unique energies of women and the vibrant flowers and plants, the artists breathe life into their works using a range of techniques and materials. Together, these energies intertwine like chemical elements, conveying the depth of positive emotions.