There’s never a better time to try out a class then during our Mini Session! Classes range from 3 – 5 weeks and feature everything from creating tiny elf houses to putting on a mini production of A Christmas Carol! So whether it’s making mosaics or crafting clay – you’ll be sure to find something for every artist and every… Read more →
On Tuesday, September 12, 2017, the Yocum Institute for Arts Education broke ground on a new building, located at 3000 Penn Avenue in Spring Township. The new, 20,000 square foot building, originally a knitting mill and warehouse, was purchased in June at $750,000 and will undergo a $4.3 million renovation. The Yocum Institute currently has 60% of the funds raised,… Read more →
Fall Class Registration Is Now Open! 2017 Fall Class registration is now OPEN. You may register online by clicking here, or by calling 610-376-1576. To see the full brochure (PDF format) please click here. We look forward to seeing you in class!
Junior Theater Ensemble For ages 10+ (6 – 10th grade) & Teen Talent Scholarship Theater Ensemble For ages 14 + (8 – 12th grade) September 7 | 6:00 PM For those who are: Enthusiastic Motivated Talented Serious about acting For your audition, prepare a short monologue to perform. In addition, please submit a short, written statement as to why you… Read more →
Something for every student – Ages 10 – Adult There is still plenty of time to register for classes this Summer. Try a hand at Drawing Nature (Aug 7 – 10) or sip a glass of wine and learn the fundamentals of Acting (Aug 14 – 18). From Visual Arts to Theater Intensives (4 – 5 days), there is something for… Read more →
This summer get something more than just a tan! The Yocum Institute has many classes available for Adult and Older Teen students. Care to try your hand at acting or calligraphy, drawing nature or audition prep? Then we have the class for you. Classes range from 4 days to 5 weeks – there’s something for every busy schedule. See what… Read more →
On April 29, 2017, twelve courageous women took the stage at the Lehigh Valley production of “Listen To Your Mother,” the national storytelling series founded by blogger, Ann Imig in 2010. Two of those women were Berks County residents and Yocum Institute students, Kim Rivera and Betsy Woytovich. These two writers recently participated in the winter session of Yocum’s creative writing workshop: SAY IT OUT… Read more →
There is still time for Summer Arts Fun and Learning! June 12 – August 18 | Full and Half Day Options | Camps for Ages 2- 15 For more information or to register, click HERE. 2017 Multi-Arts Camps The “I don’t want to choose, I want it all” program. Week-long, half or full day camps infuse visual arts, dance, music,… Read more →
2017 Spring Class registration is now OPEN. You may register online by clicking here, or by calling 610-376-1576. To see the full brochure (PDF format) please click here. We look forward to seeing you in class!
Broadway Jr. registration is now OPEN for this 3 week session! (Ages 8* – 15) Register early to secure 2016 pricing! (See below.) Students participating in Broadway Jr: Dr. Doolittle Jr. will train in dance, voice, and acting. The 3 week course will culminate in a fully staged production at the Miller Center for the Arts, under the direction of Debbi… Read more →