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Home School Art Appreciation Class Instructor Carmen Lugo will focus on the works of Vincent Van Gogh. Instructor: Carmen Lugo Age: 8-13 Day/Date: Wednesday, September 27th Time: 12:00-2:00p.m. Price: Members: $25 /  Non-Members: $30 REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 20th

Fall Dance Festival 2017 A Celebration of Southern Modern Dance Choreographers   Day/Date: Saturday, September 30th Creative Movement with Summer Baldwin Come explore all the different ways you can express yourself through the movement of your body! You will play fun dance games geared towards self-expression, improvisation, relaxation and experiencing the joy of movement with Summer Baldwin. Ages: 5-12 (Beginner/ Intermediate) Time: 10:00-11:00am Price:  Members: $15.00/ Non-Members: $20.00    Somadances of Shin Somatics® with Kelly F. Lester This class will explore elements of Shin Somatics® through its principals of Land to Water Yoga, Butoh imagery, and Chakra Unwinding. The class will explore how dance emerges through the deep awareness of the self and the present moment. The imagery will guide movement patterns and improvisations as the dancers explore personal expression and the bonds of community. Ages: Teens and up - Intermediate Movers Time: 11:15-12:15pm Price:  Members: $15.00/ Non-Members: $20.00   Modern Dance Technique with Katie Erin Ginn This modern dance technique class will place an emphasis on "falling"; how to fall correctly, what happens in the body during a fall, how impact affects the body and safe techniques for falling. Dancers will also learn the history and dance linage behind Katie Erin Ginn's technical methods. Ages: Teens and up - Intermediate/Advanced Dancers Time: 12:30-1:30pm Price:  Members: $15.00/ Non-Members: $20.00   Dance on Film for Dancers & Choreographers with Sharon Leahy Take the first steps toward transferring your choreographic process from stage to film! Learn some simple techniques for beginning the journey toward creating dance for the camera. Both doing and watching involved; bring a camera if you have one. Ages: Teens and up - All Levels Time: 1:45-2:45pm Price:  Members: $15.00/ Non-Members: $20.00   Share Dance Meetup for Dancers & Choreographers hosted by Mississippi Dance Leader Alliance (Panel discussion and networking opportunity for dancers and choreographers) Time: 2:45-3:30pm Price: Free Young Artists Showcase  This is a showcase that features dance artists ages 17 and under! The young artists have either choreographed their own work or are performing work choreographed by an adult teacher or choreographer. Time: 4:30pm Price: Members: $10.00/ Non-Members: $15.00 Dance Film + Formal Choreography Showcase Come out for an evening of original dance pieces and films by professional dancers, choreographers, educators and film makers. The pieces chosen for the festival highlight both emerging artists at the beginning of their careers and also seasoned professionals. Time: 7:00pm Price: Members: $15.00/ Non-Members: $20.00 Formal Choreography: Kelly Ferris Lester and Elizabeth Lentz-Hill Leif Anderson Dance Films: Ground Fine by Sharon Leahy The You I See by Samantha Russell Pack Light by Jeoffery Harris, Jr.

Art Exploration for Kids Students will explore a range of media and learn to use them in instructor guided projects. Painting, print making, pastels and collage projects are included in this fun and inspirational class for kids. All supplies and materials are provided. Instructor: Carmen Lugo Dates: Monthly Grades 1 - 6 Time: Tuesdays,  3:30-5:30 p.m. Day/Dates: Tuesday, August 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th Registration Deadline: August 1st Tuesday, September 5th, 19th, 26th Registration Deadline: August 29th Tuesdays, October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th Registration Deadline: September 26th Member Fee: $105.00 per student per month Non-Member Fee: $115.00 per student per month  As of March 1, 2017 The Mary C will be initiating an updated policy regarding monthly class payments. Payment in full will be due on or before the first class. You will need to provide the instructor with a confirmation of payment at the beginning of each session in order for you / your child to attend class.  Only students who are paid in full will be allowed to participate in classes as teacher’s compensation is based solely on students that have paid in full each month.

Art Exploration for Kids Students will explore a range of media and learn to use them in instructor guided projects. Painting, print making, pastels and collage projects are included in this fun and inspirational class for kids. All supplies and materials are provided. Instructor: Carmen Lugo Dates: Monthly Grades 1 – 6 Time: 3:30-5:30 p.m. Day/Dates: Wednesday, August 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Registration Deadline: August 2nd Wednesday, September 6th, 20th, 27th Registration Deadline: August 30th Wednesday, October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Registration Deadline: September 27th Member Fee: $105.00 per student per month Non-Member Fee: $115.00 per student per month     As of March 1, 2017 The Mary C will be initiating an updated policy regarding monthly class payments. Payment in full will be due on or before the first class. You will need to provide the instructor with a confirmation of payment at the beginning of each session in order for you / your child to attend class.  Only students who are paid in full will be allowed to participate in classes as teacher’s compensation is based solely on students that have paid in full each month.  

Teen Drawing & Painting Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting! Whether you are looking to apply to a specialized art program, or just want to learn the fundamentals of drawing, this class is for you. In March the class will focus on the fundamentals of drawing from life, and in April the class will move to painting. You can take one class, or both in succession. This class is tailored for beginning teens or pre-teens who are committed to learning fundamentals. Instructor: Carmen Lugo Age Requirement: 12 and Up Day: Wednesdays Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm Dates: August 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Registration Deadline: August 2nd September 21nd, 28th Registration Deadline: September 14th October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th Registration Deadline: September 27th Supplies: All supplies and materials are provided Member Fee: $105.00 per student per month Non Member Fee: $115.00 per student per month As of March 1, 2017 The Mary C will be initiating an updated policy regarding monthly class payments. Payment in full will be due on or before the first class. You will need to provide the instructor with a confirmation of payment at the beginning of each session in order for you / your child to attend class.  Only students who are paid in full will be allowed to participate in classes as teacher’s compensation is based solely on students that have paid in full each month.

Teen Drawing & Painting Learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting! Whether you are looking to apply to a specialized art program, or just want to learn the fundamentals of drawing, this class is for you. In March the class will focus on the fundamentals of drawing from life, and in April the class will move to painting. You can take one class, or both in succession. This class is tailored for beginning teens or pre-teens who are committed to learning fundamentals. Instructor: Carmen Lugo Age Requirement: 12 and Up Day: Thursdays Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm Dates:  August 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st Registration Deadline: August 3rd September 22nd, 29th Registration Deadline: September 15th October 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th Registration Deadline: September 28th Supplies: All supplies and materials are provided Member Fee: $105.00 per student per month Non-Member Fee: $115.00 per student per month As of March 1, 2017 The Mary C will be initiating an updated policy regarding monthly class payments. Payment in full will be due on or before the first class. You will need to provide the instructor with a confirmation of payment at the beginning of each session in order for you / your child to attend class.  Only students who are paid in full will be allowed to participate in classes as teacher’s compensation is based solely on students that have paid in full each month.

Level One - Improv Class The introductory course to Improv will focus on the fundamentals of building a scene, the three "rules" of improv, and engaging in group mentality. Level emphasizes getting out of one's head, listening to your scene partners, and discovering the basics of what makes a scene happen. In the four weeks of this class, you will learn scenework, character work, the differences of Short form and Long form improv, and how to discover and cultivate your own personal "style" of improvisation. Instructor: Tyler Howard Ages: 13-Adult Day: Saturdays Dates: September 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th Registration Deadline: September 2nd October 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th Registration Deadline: September 30th November 11th, 18th, 25th and December 2nd Registration Deadline: November 4th Time: 12:30p.m. - 2:30p.m. Price: Members: $80.00/ Non-Members: $90.00

Deciphering the Past D’Iberville’s Landing Spend the afternoon at the Mary C with Registrar/Historian Dennis Walker and learn all the interesting facts that led up to the Landing of D’Iberville on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Instructor: Dennis Walker Day/Date: Wednesday, October  11th REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 4th Ages: 8 -13 Time: 10:30am - 12:00pm Price: Members: $15 /  Non-Members: $20

Alabama Shakespeare Festival: Much Ado About Nothing The Alabama Shakespeare Festival is among the ten largest Shakespeare festivals in the world. The festival is permanently housed in the Carolyn Blount Theatre in Montgomery, Alabama and will be coming to the Mary C. Day/Date: Thursday, October 12th Time: Class: 10:00a.m. Workshop: 11:30a.m. Price: Class $5.00 Student Workshop: $5.00 Class  & Workshop: $10.00