The City of Kettering’s Rosewood Arts Centre announces the start of its Winter 2014 season! Offering youth and adult classes in painting, drawing, clay, dance, languages, photography, writing and more are now open for registration!
Adults, discover your new hobby with beginning- level classes like Introduction Workshops in Wheel Pottery and Handbuilding, Creative Knitting, Photography, Beginning Acrylic Painting and Beginning Watercolor. Learn to move in new ways with fun programs in Ballet, Tap, Ballroom Dance, Modern Dance and even Belly Dancing! Check out the listing of adult classes here.
Rosewood has plenty of fun activities for kids – come for the sledding hill; stay for theatre, cartooning, Color Me Rad! and Clay Creatures. They offer ballet, tap and jazz dance for all skill levels, including a brand-new master class, Ballet Essentials, taught by professional ballet dancer, Barbara Pontecorvo. There are also offerings in classes in puppetry, acting and music. For more details check out the children’s listings here.
They are also excited to announce some very special new programs. Local artist and art educator Leesa Haapapuro offers the chance to create altered book art with The Repurposed Library Project and Altered Book Arts, both for
Back for another year is our popular Comic Book Studio Day for youth and adults. Enjoy a day of workshops in writing and illustration, as well as guest speakers. Register for all three workshops by March 28 to receive two free tickets (a $20 value!) to the Gem City Comic Convention. All those registering for all three workshops will receive a special discount.
Rosewood Arts Centre is also available for rental and can host groups as few as five and as large as 150. The facility offers a comfortable atmosphere and numerous amenities. Conveniently located in the heart of Kettering at 3600 Shroyer Road , Rosewood Arts Centre is near major interstates and hotels.
The rentals include free room set-ups. Theatre rental does not include a lighting package. Lighting will be contracted out separately with Rosewood Theatre’s technical company. Each classroom has a sink and cloak area. Chalkboards are available for use. The parking is free, convenient and very well lit. Concession set-ups include complete coffee service and condiments.