The Rye Arts Center announces the 2015-2016 Famous Artists season!

Famous Artists is designed to develop visual literacy in school-age children. Founded in 1986 by Mary Gerster, it serves both public and independent schools throughout the area. Professional art educators and art historians train parent docents to deliver interactive classroom presentations that enable students to experience the wonders of artistic creation and provide tools for … Read More »

Community Outreach through Ballet

Our Visit to the Thomas A. Edison School On May 29, 2015, our Director Carole Alexis and her Company of professional dancers visited the Thomas A. Edison School, a public elementary school in Port Chester, at the invitation of Community School Coordinator Maria Flores. Director Alexis spoke to the nearly 200 children gathered on the gymnasium floor … Read More »