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Each year, Woodlawn Arts Academy presents three productions featuring local children in elementary and junior high. In 2012, we added Shakespeare in the Park, in conjunction with Sauk Valley Community College, a production that features the talents of area adults. We also partner with Sterling High School's Centennial Auditorium.
Upcoming Performance, "Shrek the Musical Jr."
7pm Friday, March 27th; 2pm and 7pm Saturday, March 28th; and 2pm Sunday, March 29th in the Jerry Mathis Theater at Sauk Valley Community CollegeTickets are $6 each and go on sale at 9am Monday, March 23rd at Woodlawn Arts Academy and Reagan Middle School. All seating is general admission.
Seeking Student & Teacher
Artists, Writers & Musicians!
Woodlawn Arts Academy is currently seeking students and their teachers to exhibit in our upcoming Student-Teacher Art Exhibit. Talk to your school art instructor about how you can participate! Or call the Academy directly at (815) 626-4278. Awards will go to the top three winners in three categories: kindergarten through 4th grade, 5th grade through 8th grade, and high school. Top 12 voted pieces showcased in our 2015 summer program guide, which is mailed to 25,000 households in the Sauk Valley area. NEW! Some of the winners’ artwork displayed as banners on the First Avenue Bridge for one year, through partnership with Bridge the Community.
NEW THIS YEAR to our annual exhibit is a “Bridge the Community” themed Poetry & Songwriting Contest! Selected poets and songwriters will be invited to perform their work on stage during the March 13th Exhibit Opening, and will be featured in the summer program guide along with the winners of the art exhibit. To enter the Poetry & Songwriting Contest, contact the Academy today at (815) 626-4278 or download an entry form here.