Genworth Lights Up! Youth Series


Check out this week's Workshops:

Friday: "Sojourner Truth: a One-Woman Show"
We are thrilled to welcome back Charmaine Crowell-White as she presents the story of Sojourner Truth, one of the foremost leaders of the abolition movement and an early advocate of women’s rights. (All Ages!)


Thursday: "Creating Characters with SPARC"
Jump into this interactive workshop with Brendan Kennedy and learn how to use your voice, body, brain, and imagination to create any character! (Ages 6-12)


Wednesday: "Guided Meditation for Actors"
Join May Suri, a member of the KDents TV team, as she leads you through a mindfulness exercise that can be used prior to auditions & performances or just to calm and center yourself! KDents TV is a program of Cadence Theatre Company. (Ages 12-18)


Tuesday:  "Imaginative Play with Virginia Repertory Theatre" Join Irene Kuykendall as she takes your child on a snow-filled journey where they will build a snowman and even have a snowball fight! (Ages 3-6)


Monday: "Improv with Comedy Sportz"
Join Dave Gau as he and his team lead you through a selection of improv games and exercises guaranteed to spark your imagination and creativity! (Ages 7-15)


"Let Me Be Your Star!" workshops will be streaming here and on Facebook January 11-15!  


Are you interested in helping to support future workshops? 

RPAA’s goal is to make the arts accessible FOR EVERYONE and create equity in access to the arts. This means continuing to make the series FREE OF CHARGE to ALL who participate.  WE NEED YOUR HELP! Your donation will DIRECTLY support the hiring of local arts organizations and artists to provide these free workshops to the Richmond community. To donate, please click here to go to our secure donation form. (Please write “Lights Up!” in the notes section to designate your gift to this program.)

Thank you for your partnership in NURTURING the artists of tomorrow!


Curious about the rest of our season?  Check out our upcoming events below!



Looking for our previous virtual workshops? 

Everybody Dance Now! 

Through the Lens-





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