May 22, 2019
Things are heating up at Cornerstone Center for the Arts this June! In addition to this summer’s eight week class session beginning the week of June 10, Cornerstone will offer multiple one time workshops and camps during the month of June. Camps include Rock and Roll Summer Camp and Summer Arts Camp while one-time workshops offered in June include Monthly Dance Club, Master Class Workshops with Jacob Drummer, Bad Art Night at Maring-Hunt Library, En Plein Air, and the Community Drum Circle with Music for All.
Rock and Roll Summer Camp will take place Monday, June 17 through Saturday, June 22 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm each day with a concert on Sunday, June 23. This immersive program encourages guitarists, drummers, bassists, singers, keyboardists, and DJs of all skills to take their love of music to the next level. Campers will spend seven days learning about being a musician, music theory, song writing, concert production, promotion, presentation, music business, stage presence, instrument care, recording and producing live sound, networking, and music appreciation. The final day will be spent setting up for and performing in the finale concert. Cost for this camp is $200, pre-register and get ready to rock out!
Summer Arts Camp in June will take place Monday, June 24 to Friday, June 28, from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm each day. Participating students will enjoy a week of classes in the areas of visual arts, dance, theatre, martial arts, music, and more! All supplies are included. Students must bring a lunch each day. Registration cost is $150. A discount is available for families with multiple children registered or those needing financial assistance.
Monthly Dance Club is a monthly social dance event at Cornerstone. Each event begins with an hour of dance instruction in swing, ballroom, salsa, or tango dancing led by instructor David Fennig followed by a few hours of open dancing. The next Monthly Dance Club is Saturday, June 1 from 7 to 10:30 p.m. and is $12 per person or $7 for students, no pre-registration is necessary for this event.
Join Jacob Drummer on Friday, June 14 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm, for a once a month master class dance workshop! Master Class Workshops with Jacob Drummer are for experienced dancers looking to have fun while expanding their dance vocabulary. June's workshop will focus on hip hop. Participants will learn a short combo routine at each workshop. Registration is $10 per person.
Bad Art Night will be at Maring-Hunt Library on Thursday, June 20 at 6 p.m. This collaboration between Cornerstone and Muncie Public Library encourages attendees to raid through a collection of arts and crafts supplies to make their very own disasterpiece. Guests are awarded for their tacky, terrible, and creepy art with various prizes. The event is free to attend with a suggested $5 donation to help with costs.
Enjoy painting in the open air this summer at Cornerstone’s En Plein Air workshop on Friday, June 21 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Students will gather at Cornerstone and head out into Downtown Muncie to create your own unique painting. Students will work on painting figures, life drawing, architecture, and passing light. Registration is $25 per person.
A community drum circle is an interactive musical experience for participants of all ages, backgrounds, and musical abilities. On Wednesday, June 26 from 3:30 to 4:30 pm, Music for All faculty member, Matt Savage will lead the Community Drum Circle. Drum circles create welcoming, accessible environments where people can come together to share musical and emotional experiences while simultaneously developing social skills, self-confidence, and a strengthened sense of community through music. Please join us for an interactive drumming experience at this free workshop. All ages are welcome to attend this free workshop, no experience necessary!
For more information about upcoming workshops, classes, private lessons, and events visit cornerstonearts.org or call 765-281-9503.
June 06, 2019
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May 09, 2019
Join Cornerstone Center for Arts on Thursday, June 6 for the opening reception of Sparking Nostalgia Through Pop Culture, an art exhibition by Will Britton Jr. The reception will take place in the Judith Barnes Memorial Gallery on the second floor of Cornerstone from 5 to 7 p.m. in conjunction with June’s First Thursday events.