Come and experience MCA’s emerging Dance Repertory Company II (DRC II) members in this dance showcase. The performances will feature dancers aged 5-13 years performing, tap, ballet, hip hop, modern and musical theatre to favorite animal themed songs. Performances are December 7th at 6:00 pm & December 8th at 3:00 pm in the Academy Theatre at MCA’s home, the Valencia Arts Center located at 1164 W. 10th Street, Winona, MN.
The Valéncia Chorale is a mixed community choir comprised of singers from the Winona area. Under the direction of Dr. Patrick O’Shea, the Valéncia Chorale explores music of a wide range of periods and genres. The very first concert will be in the beautiful Chapel of St. Mary of the Angels (1155 W. Wabasha, Winona, MN) on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 7 pm.
The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) jazz combos are busy rehearsing for two upcoming community concerts that are free and open to the public.
MCA is home to three jazz combos: the Duke, Dizzy, and Basie Combos. These combos are comprised of students ages 11-17 from the Winona area. The public is invited to hear these talented young musicians on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. in the Academy Theatre in MN Conservatory for the Arts’ home, the Valencia Arts Center and on Sunday, November, 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Wellington’s Pub & Grill, 1429 W. Service Dr.
On Thursday Oct. 3, 4:30-6pm the community is invited to a celebration and opening of the Sadie Doering exhibit in Galleria Valencia inside MN Conservatory for the Arts’ home, The Valencia Arts Center. During the celebration, the community will have the opportunity to meet the artist, walk through the exhibit and enjoy treats. Visitors will love exhibit which explores the beauty of dance with charcoal, photography, and paint.
From printmaking to nature inspired watercolors and creative journaling we’ve got the visual art workshop that is right for you no matter your age or budget. We are ready to help you start or continue your creative journey. Explore the options:
Under the guidance of Instructor and Choreographer Christine Martin, Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) intermediate and advanced tap dancers; Deja Foster, Viva Graff, Hannah Graff, Elizabeth Hinz, Nadia Hocum, Annabeth Kerr, Mattie Kriesel, Izzy Livingston, Preston Meinke, Isaac Meinke, Justine Meinke, Carmelle Meyer and Keeli Meyer auditioned and were selected to perform in the Twin Cities Tap Festival Showcase on Thursday, Oct. 17th at 7:30 pm at the Cowles Center in Minneapolis, MN.
The Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts Dance Repertory Company II (DRC II) is proud to announce the cast of Animals on Parade! We look forward to seeing all cast members and a parent at the mandatory cast meeting in MCA’s Academy Theatre on Wednesday Sept. 11, 2019...
Twelve music instructors from the Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts (MCA) will present a joyous and varied musical program with proceeds going toward music scholarships for youth at Cafe Congo on Friday, Sept. 20 at 7pm. It's their way of "playing it forward" for...
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Area homeschoolers in Kindergarten through 8th grade are invited to join MN PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Reflections Arts chair, Lori Ortega in an art class that will utilize the 2019-20 Reflections theme, “Look Within.” Express yourself through art! This hands-on, creative class, where each student will create their own art work. This exciting 2-day workshop on Sept. 10 & 12, 2020 is provided free as a celebration of National Arts in Education week and kick-off of the National PTA Reflections Program.