CFCArts Academy is offering affordable virtual private lessons for artists (and aspiring artists) of all ages. One-on-one acting, piano, voice, guitar, violin, and other instrumental lessons are happening from the comfort and safety of home through the use of Google Hangouts. If you want to try something new or dust off an old skill, now is the perfect time for both children and adults to start! Learn more by emailing academy@cfcarts.com.

CFCArts is offering virtual classes at affordable prices for all different disciplines of the performing arts. Some classes are going to present age-specific offerings, including music classes geared toward different levels of K-12 students, classes for older adults, and some classes and workshops for everyone to enjoy! Learn more about these classes by emailing info@cfcarts.com.

Class Schedule through June 12

Registration and more info at CFCArts.com/Academy

  • Please note: The free daily music classes for Pre-K through Grade 5 are finished, but summer camps for students entering Pre-K through Grade 12 are happening all summer!

Are you feeling anxious, tense or overwhelmed? In need of a way to relax? Take a short break and join CFCArts as we leverage the power of music for relaxation. This session, led by CFCArts‘ Board-Certified Music Therapist Ashley Lewis, will go through relaxation techniques that use music. Note: no instruments or music experience necessary to participate – all people, all ages, all abilities welcome. Music for Relaxation sessions are free every Wednesday at 10am and can be found on the CFCArtsFacebook page: Facebook.com/CentralFloridaCommunityArts.

Visit CFCArts Youtube Watch past sessions in the Music for Relaxation playlist! We ask that you please click here to take a brief survey before and after watching the video. 

Summer Camps
Starting June 1st, the CFCArts Children & Youth Arts Program will be holding over 30 virtual summer camps!
Camps will be available for students in Pre-k to Grade 12. Enroll your child in musical theatre, acting, vocal music, dance, and more! Hold your spot today with a refundable $25 deposit.

CFCArts is hosting a virtual concert series dedicated to Health Care Personnel and First Responders. It will feature many performers who you may recognize from local stages and theme parks, broadcasting concerts from their home! These 30-minute concerts will feature singers, guitarists, piano players and more, and range from Broadway to pop, rock to Disney, and more! These concerts are held most days from now through the beginning of May at 6pm, and can be found on the CFCArts Facebook (Facebook.com/CentralFloridaCommunityArts).

Merch On Orlando – CFCArts Tshirt
Impress Ink has teamed up with local Orlando businesses to create a city-wide t-shirt fundraising campaign. $10 from each purchase of our shirt will go directly to CFCArts and $2 will be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank.
 

The CFCArts Theatre presents: Time to Act! We are holding auditions for ‘ Much Ado About Nothing’ by William Shakespeare (An Audio Presentation!) Directed by Adam Graham, the audio-play will be available for purchase, and profits will be split amongst the contributing artists! Deadline to submit is June 5th.  Email theatre@cfcarts.com with any questions.

The arts are essential to the lives of people of all ages and a powerful tool for building community.

Join Joshua Vickery, Founder & Executive Director of Central Florida Community Arts, as he interviews guests who are changing the world through the arts, one life at a time. Whether you want to learn about creating community through the arts, be moved by the stories of our people, or be inspired to make a change in your community, this is the podcast for you.

Listen and subscribe at CFCArts.com/Our-Stories

At the beginning of 2020, CFCArts had over 80 site-specific arts experiences with community partners to help expand access to arts in Central Florida.

Even though we can’t meet in person right now, we’re finding virtual ways to connect with our community partners and continue providing arts experiences in different ways to people they serve.

Visit CFCArts on YouTube to watch Musical Minds singalongs on the Musical Minds playlist!

Central Florida Community Arts’ UpBeat! Musical Theatre Program Presents Fairly Odd Tales: A Virtual Play for Exceptional Learners!

Fairly Odd Tales is an original virtual play featuring teens and young adults with varying abilities! Join our CFCArts’ skilled Teaching Artists for private one-on-one virtual rehearsals that will culminate in filming each student’s assigned role via a virtual platform. Our creative team will put the scenes together to create an engaging virtual performance!

Playwrights (and aspiring playwrights) are welcome to enter Time To Write: A Challenge for Playwrights through April 24, to write an original complete work of any length for a chance at different opportunities, including virtual readings, and even the chance to see their work on stage at CFCArts. Find out more at CFCArts.com/TimeToWrite. 

Beginning on March 31, the CFCArts theatre team will select a song that singers can submit a video of themselves singing to. Find out more at CFCArts.com/TimeToSing