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“The Global Dance Party matinee was FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!! Wonderful response from students. The vibe is both cool and serious. The quality is outstanding. A high level production, with beautiful sound and lights and dancers who are so well rehearsed, so professional, and so full of spirit. This show is a slam dunk for us. It perfectly complements our students' learning as well as interest.” - Teacher, The Northwest School


STG conducts a range of programs each year for students in schools and youth organizations on The Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatre stages:

Student/Community Matinees
STG presents and produces several daytime matinees each season for school and community groups at the historic Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres. These specially priced programs make the performing arts accessible to student groups and include workshops and study materials to expand student learning. For more information or questions, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

2015 - 2016

Global Party
Friday, November 13, 2015 at 11:00 am
The Moore Theatre
Grades K-12
$8.00 / $5.00
60 minute performance (approximately)

Global Party is a high-energy performance of cultural and contemporary dance and music. The performance features young artists and community members, from the Northwest that celebrate rich cultural traditions from around the world. A not- to-be-missed experience for all ages. Think Global, Celebrate Local! Click here to RSVP.

Silent Film Era
Monday, February 22, 2016 at 11:00 am
The Paramount Theatre
Grades 3-12
60 minute lecture/demonstration (approximately)

Step back in time to the 1920s at the historic Paramount Theatre! Hear The Paramount’s Mighty Wurlitzer Organ,
 view a short silent film, and learn about the music, history and theatre of the silent film era. Our House Organist will lead this one-hour lecture/demonstration. Tours of the theatre available before and afterwards for interested groups (please specify with reservation). Click here to RSVP.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Lecture / Demonstration
Friday, April 15, 2016 at 11:00 am
The Moore Theatre
Grades K-12
$8.00 / $5.00
60 minute lecture/demonstration (approximately)

Join us for this lecture/demonstration by modern dance legends, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
 Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater grew from a now-fabled performance in March 1958 at the 92nd Street in New York City. Led by Alvin Ailey and a group of young African-American modern dancers, that performance changed forever the perception of American dance. Click here to RSVP.

More Music @ The Moore
Friday, May 6, 2016 at 11:00 am
The Moore Theatre
Grades 3-12
$8.00 / $5.00
70 minute performance (approximately)

Young artist talent and collaboration
are celebrated in the 14th annual
More Music @ The Moore. The performance features exceptional local teen musicians mixing up diverse music styles. More Music @ The Moore features the rich musical talent of youth in our community and provides musicians, regardless of what style they play, the opportunity to make music together. Click here to RSVP.

Friday, July 1, 2016 at 1:00 pm
The Moore Theatre
All Ages
75 minute performance (approximately)

DANCE This is STG’s most beloved dance program bringing together scores of teens and community performers from varying experiences and ages to share their culture through the art of dance. Celebrating 18 years of collaboration, performers get the unique opportunity for cultural and artistic exchange and a chance to work with nationally recognized professional artists. Click here to RSVP.

Full Education & Community Programs Calendar

2012-2013 Education & Community Programs Annual Report (pdf)

School Residency Programs
STG works with local and touring artists to offer performing arts residency programs for in-school and after-school programs. Tailored to suit each individual school or community program, residency activities range in length, integrate with curriculum and include ancillary activities such as attendance of a performance. For more information or questions, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Student Tours
STG offers free tours of the historic Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres for educators and students ages seven and up. Tour guides introduce students to theatre architecture and design, history of the theatre and technical aspects. For more information This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or register online.

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