Classes and Workshops

The Charleston Gaillard Center serves students and the others throughout the Lowcountry by offering curriculum-based workshops, masterclasses, pre-show lectures, and more. All of these programs are designed to bring the arts to the classroom, the community, to you.

Please contact Sterling deVries at sdevries@gaillardcenter.org with any questions.


MASTERCLASSES

Big Band Holidays Sound Check
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, featuring Ashley Pezzotti, vocalist

Open Sound Check | Sunday, December 10, 2023 | 4:30PM-5:30PM
Charleston Gaillard Center, Martha & John M. Rivers Performance Hall

Middle School – College Students

Please join the Charleston Center’s Gaillard Education & Community Program for an open sound check for students with Big Band Holidays. Read More…

This event will give students the opportunity to observe a pre-performance sound check and ask questions.

*Please note the student sound check does not include a ticket to the evening Big Band Holidays performance. Student tickets are available for purchase. Learn more here.


WORKSHOPS

2023 POETRY WORKSHOPS

Workshops are offered both in-person and virtually.


Poet Laureate and Gaillard Center’s Artist-in-Residence Emeritus Marcus Amaker is Charleston, South Carolina’s first poet laureate and an Academy of American Poets fellow.. Read more…

Poetry Workshop Opportunities

Self-Portrait Poems (Grades 9–12)
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Write About What You See! (Grades 6-9)
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All About Alliteration (Grades 3-5)
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Music Poems (Grades 5-9)
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Metaphors! (Grades 5-9)
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