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Upcoming Events

Right NOW! Information on SPARC Summer Camps and Productions now available online!
March 12-15 “The Secret Garden” in Gottwald Playhouse at Richmond CenterStage
March 21 Songwriting Workshop at SPARC
April 6-10 Spring Break Camp at SPARC
April 30-May 10 “The Music Man Jr.” in the Sara Belle November Educational Theater at SPARC
May 6-May 27 Dance For Actors classes Wednesdays at SPARC
June 7, 2015 LIVE ART: Soul (Altria Theater)

SPARC launches milestone Annual Giving Campaign and receives challenge grant!

SPARC’s Annual Fund provides vital opportunities to young people throughout our community, and we ask for your support!
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The Secret Garden

March 12-15, 2015
Gottwald Playhouse at Richmond CenterStage


The Music Man, Jr.

April 30-May 10, 2015
Sara Belle November Educational Theater at SPARC




June 7, 2015 at the Altria Theater

Public ticket sales coming February 2015

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SPARC does more than just teach students to act, sing, and dance – we “set the stage for LIFE” through enhanced confidence, creativity, and teamwork.

SPARC is for young people at every age and every stage – from the first-timer to the experienced budding professional. SPARC programs for every age group are taught by experienced professionals.

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SPARC is proud to announce the addition of two new members of its administrative staff.

Hunter Parker

Hunter Parker

Director of Education-Training

In this new role, Hunter provides the educational leadership of SPARC’s performing arts training programs for students from age 3 to 18. These programs include after-school and weekend classes, workshops, and productions, as well as SPARC’s summer camps.
Ginnie Willard

Ginnie Willard

Production Manager

In this new role, Ginnie coordinates the technical and production planning for all SPARC programs, productions, and events. These programs include SPARC’s rehearsal and production classes, summer productions, and the LIVE ART concert, among others.
THE SPARC CENTER for Performing Arts is located near the corner of Westwood Avenue and North Hamilton Streets – convenient to I-95, I-64 and I-195.Get directions

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