Education Program

The Charleston Gaillard Center’s Education Program brings to life a magical world. Students explore their imagination, stretch their limits and learn through innovative programs, school-series shows, incredible teaching artists, and in-school programs designed to complement the state curriculum.

Whether you’re a teacher, parent or student, explore the different ways to experience the arts at the Charleston Gaillard Center.


Student & Teacher Tickets

The Charleston Gaillard Center’s Education & Community Program is pleased to offer student and teacher tickets at a discounted price for select performances.

Education Performances

Education Performances are 60 minutes long and are purposefully chosen to correlate with the South Carolina Department of Education Standards.

Classes and Workshops

The Charleston Gaillard Center serves students and others throughout the Lowcountry by offering free curriculum-based workshops, classes, pre-show lectures, and more.

Summer Camps

Jazz, dance, and theater camps offer students in the Lowcountry the opportunity to learn and thrive in the performing arts.

Educational Resources

Our Director of Education, Sterling deVries, M.Ed., and our Education Manager, Stephanie Lancaster, create lesson plans purposefully and carefully to correlate with the South Carolina Department of Education Standards, highlighting arts-enhanced curriculum.

About Our Education and Community Program

Support for this program is provided by