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Learning through the performing arts brings creativity and imagination to the forefront. The Appell Center’s school programs are carefully crafted as perfect extensions to the classroom. We have program options that can happen in your school, in one of our theatres, or both! Browse our flexible programming options and let’s find a way to connect with your school and classroom.

The Strand In Schools

For Grades Pre-K - 12

Bring creative arts experiences directly to your school, infusing into curriculum to develop imaginations, foster critical thinking, increase self-esteem, and broaden perspectives.

Stage the Page

For Grades K - 2

Our signature literacy and theater arts program brings popular children’s stories to life on the Strand Theatre stage.

Design It! Creative Careers

For Grades 9 - 12

A day-long field trip experience where the Appell Center becomes the learning campus to discover careers in technical and theatrical design.

CapFilm Trips

For Grades 6 - 12

A field trip experience to the Capitol Theatre where your class can watch a movie that ties to your classroom followed by a discussion.