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Spotlight Awards 2018

Students from 26 Tennessee high schools to participate in 2018 Spotlight Awards

Talented students from 26 Tennessee high schools are seizing an opportunity to improve their skills and be recognized for theatrical and musical talent as part of […]

Teaching artist and teachers engage students

Teaching artists play leading role in creative learning for students and teachers

In a lively preschool classroom in Nashville, children eagerly pick up their pretend paint buckets and use imaginary brushes to paint triangles, circles, and squares in the air. They follow the lead of Holly Cannon-Hesse, one of dozens of teaching artists who play a leading role in TPAC’s educational outreach.

Anna Gorisch engages students in ArtSmart activity

Youth Awakened (Nashville Arts)

The great joy of learning lies in discovery. Since its inception, TPAC’s ArtSmart has enriched classroom curriculum and helped students discover the tools they need to have a meaningful encounter with a live arts experience. This deeper drive is facilitated by TPAC teaching artists at no cost to schools.

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Five Metro schools join TPAC’s Disney Musicals in Schools community

We’re pleased to announce that five new schools have been selected to participate in the 2017-18 Disney Musicals in Schools program! The program is an initiative developed by […]

Education & Community

Innovative TPAC programs create opportunities for the arts to change the community and influence life and learning in significant ways.

Disney Musicals in Schools

Six Metro schools added for TPAC’s Disney Musicals in Schools program

Six Metro Nashville Public Schools have been selected to participate in Disney Musicals in Schools, an extracurricular program that complements classroom learning goals. The additional schools […]

TPAC tours Mark Cabus’ ‘A Christmas Carol’

Mark Cabus returns to local schools in December with his brilliant rendering of A Christmas Carol, on tour with TPAC’s Humanities Outreach in Tennessee and including […]

Q&A with Lattie Brown

Lattie Brown attended TPAC’s first performance for student audiences in 1983: The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams. Ever since, Lattie has continued her relationship with theatre and […]