THE GREAT, GRAND, EPIC SPRING SHOW!
Our biggest event of the year! Join Compass Arts as we celebrate the students, families, and artists who enable us to grow and thrive. This outdoor community festival will feature plays, improv and dance performances from our students; a gallery of work by our young artists; and a full performance from the Beacon Rising Choir. TICKETS HERE
COMPASS ARTS AND HEAD START
We thought you'd like to know - Compass Arts has been bringing its special brand of art and music classes to Astor Head Start, a federally funded program that offers early childhood education, health, nutrition and social services to children from low-income families and children with disabilities. Generous funding from the Genesis Inspiration Foundation has allowed us to spread the Compass Arts love. LEARN MORE...
Compass Arts Creativity Project classes, ensembles, events and camps are created for the Beacon and surrounding communities for the purpose of building those communities. Our vision is a big one. As a creativity project, we believe that communities are stronger when problem solving skills are encouraged at every age level and that the best way to build problem solving skills is through creativity. Through creative arts exploration students are given opportunities to think, and to think for themselves--to feel empowered by coming up with a story plot twist or an ending to a play or to discover the joy of being able to improvise over a musical accompaniment. We believe that our best work involves encouraging contribution, whether it is a colorful swipe of a brush, a melody or an idea. The essence of what we hope to do at Compass Arts is this, that those sometimes large and sometimes small contributions allow students to evolve into something the world desperately needs--individuals with vision.