The Interactive Academy is partnering with the FAAE to provide arts education classes across the state of Florida.

Presented by: Interactive Academy of Performing Arts


Course Name & Description
Teacher Schedule & Fee

Acting For Dancers
Dancers will discover how their unique skills can be utilized in training to be a better actor. As a dancer the experience of repetitive exercises and discipline gives them a foundation of physical strength, flexibility, memory and focus. These abilities are valuable assets when striving to become a commercial, theater and/or film actor. Students will be guided through and participate in exercises/games in a nonjudgmental supportive environment. See details.

Myles Thoroughgood
Myles has over 30 years of experience as a Dance Educator, Dancer, Actor, Choreographer and Director.

8/ 1hr. classes for $79


Origami Air - Origami and Math
Grades 3, 4, & 5
In these sessions, student will learn about fractions and math by applying concepts to the art of origami.
Watch trailer video.

Storytelling with a Magical Mask Performance
Aimed to enhance multi-cultural, Asian or Japanese Culture for students of all ages.

Kuniko Yamamoto

A native of Japan, Kuniko Yamamoto received her Bachelor of Psychology from Otani University of Kyoto, Japan in 1983, then started performing professionally in her hometown of Osaka where she grew up studying traditional dance, music and theater.

$15 per session


Capoeira- Brazilian Martial Arts for Kids & Families
Capoeira (pronounced cap-o-way-da) classes combine martial art and self-defense techniques with fitness, acrobatics, music, dance, percussive instruments, language, culture, important life skills, and fun games! We offer a super fun positive and engaging program and the great opportunity to try something new!
See details.

Lazaro Santos and Jessica Wernett
CBP was founded by Capoeira Master, Lazaro Santos in 1995. He has devoted over 40 years of his life to Capoeira and using it as a vehicle for maximizing human potential.

8/ 1hr. classes for $79


Composer's Lab
Composer’s Lab is a course for students of music and music lovers of all ages. Each session will focus on a particular composer in the context of their environment, and that composer’s favorite techniques that make their voice recognizable yet fresh. See details.

Sergei Kossenko
Sergei is a composer, pianist, producer, and educator living in Orlando, Florida.

12/ 1 hr. classes for $129


Elementary Art for Young Artists
Together we will work through many areas of art, varying from art history to creative projects. Studio Sessions will be spent making projects and are announced in days prior, so students can prepare materials. See details.

Samantha Dallett
Samantha is an Elementary School Art Teacher started as an Artist in Residence with the Non-profit Arts Alive Nassau.
Organization: Arts Alive Nassau

36 classes classes for $300


Beginner Irish Dance Lessons for Children & Adults
Students will learn the basics of Irish Traditional Step Dance from posture, timing, feet placement to the rhythms, music and lively footwork. The culture of Ireland will be promoted in our class and you will grow to love this unique art form that dates back for many centuries. See details.

Sarah Costello
Sarah a professional Irish Dancer and Musician who has taken the role of lead dancer and dance captain with prestigious Irish Dance Troupes.
Central Florida Irish Dance

8/ 1 hr. classes for $89


Magic with Ravelli
Students will discover the secrets and learn how to perform 2 or 3 Magic tricks with common objects that you find around the house, explained step by step in a fun and easy way. See details.

Ravelli Sanchez

Ravelli is a versatile and multi-talented entertainer specializing in magic and international folk music for young and grown-up audiences since 1984.
Organization: Interactive Academy

30 magic tricks for $59


The World Turned Upside Down – The American Revolution
Grades 4 and 5 (also middle school)
This is a set of six videos  - Yankee Doodle, Cause and Effect, Fife & Drum, Review and the Declaration, and the Symphony (intro and performance).

Donna Wissinger

Flutist Donna Wissinger has been called a 'flutist of rare gifts' by the New York Times. Her concerts include acclaimed solo recitals on the mainstages of Carnegie Hall and on the equally renowned Glinka Capella in St. Petersburg, Russia.

$25 for the full set of videos


Literacy in Action!
Integrating Sound, Movement, and Culturally Relevant Visual Text to Promote Literacy and Language in Children.

Bridget Lyons is the Arts/Literacy Educator for the Learning Alliance in Vero Beach.

$15 for the session

How to Create an Instructional Video
Professional Development for Teachers and Teaching Artists

Jay Arbolario is a music teacher in Los Angeles and a frequent presenter for Little Kids Rock.

$25 for the full set of videos