Community Arts

St. Lawrence NYSARC 2012

Workshop Descriptions


Acting 101:


The Acting Workshop teaches individuals the basics of acting through the use of rehearsal and other skill activities. This beginner workshop educates on the foundations of performing.

Creative Writing:

The Creative Writing participants will learn how to write short stories, poems, comic books, newsletters, etc. Writing skills will also be taught and incorporated into the creative process.

Dance 101:

The Dance 101 Workshop teaches the fundamental steps of basic dances such as tap, jazz, ballet, and lyrical.

Literary Arts:

The Literary Arts Workshop allows individuals to enhance their reading skills and abilities. The members select the reading materials and have group reading sessions each workshop.

Line Dancing:

Participants learn the fundamentals and basic steps of line dancing.

Martial Arts:

The Martial Arts Workshop combines instruction on all the elements of the martial arts. This is a non-contact activity.

Recreational Arts:

The Recreational Arts Workshop teaches a basic level of arts & crafts activities.


Team NYSARC is a community outreach group consisting of staff members, program participants, and community members whose goal is to give back to the community.

Technical Theatre:

Students learn concepts like lighting, set, and costume design. They also work work with the acting and dance groups to create sets for various projects.

Visual Arts:

The Visual Arts Workshop instructs individuals on the basics of: painting, drawing, sculpting, photography, and other artistic mediums.


1942 Old DeKalb Rd.
Canton, NY 13617

(315) 386-3529