Imagination Express





The Imagination Express Arts Education Outreach program is designed to immerse students in the world of play through performing and visual arts. With a focus on process over performance, students get practical experience in the creative process of the arts where they can imagine, explore, create, and grow in a supportive environment. 

June 27th - July 20th

The Art of Play

Grades K-6

Time: 9 am-2 pm (Tuesday-Thursday)

Location:  World Stage Theatre Arts Annex

Registration Deadline: June 12, 2023

  • Four-week Session: June 27–July 20, 2023

Cost: $FREE

These are three-day camps for any experience level in which students are exposed to a variety of artistic practices where they will make new friends and learn from fun, energetic, and skilled professional artists. With all materials provided (including lunch), campers need only bring themselves. Space is limited and on a first-come-first-served basis. Non-camp days and extended care for grades K-6 are available for a fee. Email for details.

June 27-August 3, 2023

Our Stories Our Voices: Once On This Island

Grades 7-12

Time: 4 pm-7:30 pm (Tuesday-Thursday)
Location:  World Stage Theatre Arts Annex
Registration Deadline: June 12, 2023

  • Six-week Session: June 27–August 3, 2023


Cost: $FREE


One of several programs within Imagination Express Arts Education Outreach, Our Stories Our Voices is a paid summer mentoring opportunity for students in grades 7-12 interested in exploring social and environmental issues through science, technology, engineering, art, and math.  For six weeks, students will explore themes from the Broadway hit musical, Once On This Island, participate in field trips, special focus workshops led by professional artists, and an end-of-program presentation. Transportation to and from the Arts Annex is available, and a stipend is provided to each mentee on the final day of camp, based on the successful completion of the program.  Space is limited and on a first-come-first-served basis.




Diction, breathing,  composition, vocal performance, and instrumentation.


Coordination, motor skills, balance, stretching, and terminology.


Critical thinking, character analysis,  scene execution, acting styles.

  • Affordable, accessible programming to youth ages K-12.
  • Mentoring and job opportunities for high school and college students.
  • Exposure to multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary art forms
  • Tools to grow as artists and human beings.
  • Live, public performing Experience. Exploration and Expression  


RESIDENCIESHeld in the fall, winter, spring, and ready to come to your school! 

SUMMER CAMP: June – August for K-8 students | Masterclasses/Workshops taught by local and national artists.

CLASSESTaught by World Stage Theatre’s energetic professional performing artists and young scholars. 

CONTACT: with any questions you may have including rates, curriculum, or bringing our program to your school.

“If you fall in love with the imagination, you understand that it is a free spirit. It will go anywhere, and it can do anything.” 


Alice Walker