there's room for everyone under the umbrella!

About Us

Umbrella Arts is a performing and visual arts instruction facility based in dance, movement, and somatic education. The curriculum will expand to include a range of artistic learning opportunities such as visual arts, music, acting, stagecraft, voice, creative writing and more. Umbrella Arts provides elevated instruction experiences in a non-competitive, conservatory-style environment with pre-professional and recreational development programs. Umbrella Arts training encourages self confidence while cultivating and inspiring mental and physical health in young artists in the West Virginia community.

Upcoming Events at Umbrella Arts

Winter Break: December 20, 2022 - January 1, 2023
First Day of Spring Semester: January 2, 2023
Last Day of Spring Semester: May 19, 2023
Showcase Dates: May 20 & 21, 2023

Bring a Friend to Class Week: March 13 - 18 , 2023
Family Participation Week: March 27 - April 1, 2023
Spring Break: April 5 - 11, 2023

Theater Instruction and Movement for Actors
starting in March 2023.
Age groups, dates and times to be determined.
Please check back in!

Family Dance Jams
(Fridays once/month 5:00-5:45pm)

January 6
February 3
March 3
April 14
May 5

Open House Events:
March and May (dates/times TBD)
Private and group visitations are available year-round upon requrest.
Stay tuned and get excited for upcoming Theater Workshops!!

We Have A Wonderful Lineup of Classes for All Ages

Spring Session Registration Now Open!

January 2 -
May 19, 2023

Register for any Spring 2023 class and gain FREE entry to the monthly Fam Jam Session!

"Umbrella Arts is an inclusive place for growth. Our unique students will feel safe and supported. We provide guidance for the whole student. Our instruction approach mentors everyone to discover their own strengths and progress as a multi-faceted, developing, compassionate, valuable person through the vehicle of arts education. Our approach empowers young artists with healthy lifelong practices, critical thinking skills, invaluable knowledge, creativity and expressive tools that will enhance their experiences on any future path choice - in the arts and otherwise!"

— Artistic Director, Angela Dennis 

We Proudly Feature
American Harlequin Flooring

We are pleased to offer the industry renowned Harlequin Flexity Sprung flooring and Marley vinyl.

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