Ever wanted to become a professional break-dancer? Now’s your chance! Get on your feet with Teaching Artist and breaker MN Joe at McDonough Recreation Center in Saint Paul. Here, you’ll learn from a pro about the history of breaking and the basic 5 elements of the dance, which include: Toprock, Go-downs, Footwork, Powermoves, Freezes.
COMPAS Events and Fundraisers
Jon us at the Galaxie Library for this exciting, energetic and interactive program with Ticket to Brasil. Participants learn about the history and evolution of Brazilian music through singing, guitar playing and drumming.
Join Kalpulli Ketzal Coatlicue at the Nicollet Island Pavilion for the Festival of Giving hosted by Doing Good Together. DGT's new one-of-a-kind community festival will bring together a wide range of Twin Cities families to celebrate kindness and generosity!
Join Kalpulli Ketzal Coatlicue at the Hardwood Creek Library! Come learn the symbols of the Meso-American calendar, experience the rhythms of an ancient people and begin to understand the connections between ritual and daily life.
Join Teaching Artist Frank Sentwali at Robert Trail Library for Rhythm & Rhyme. Participants will use spoken word and poetry writing with age-appropriate concepts including rhyming words and vowel sounds. Produce couplets and quatrains on topics such as families, the seasons or favorite foods.
Create art from the sun with Kelley Meister at Wildwood Library! Participants will use cyanotypes, a simple, nontoxic photographic process that uses the sun for exposure and water as developer. Participants will learn how UV light from the sun can create art.
Join us for an evening exploring the islands and highland of Scotland while raising much-needed funds to support art programs across Minnesota.
Enjoy a scotch tasting, delicious food, and beautiful traditional scottish music from COMPAS Teaching Artist ensemble Willow Brae.
Tickets are very limited, so get yours today!
Join us for this free event celebrating artists of all abilities.
Food, Drinks, Sparkle!
Come shine with some of the best from Twin Cities distilleries and food vendors, while raising funds for COMPAS art programs at Children's Hospitals. All proceeds will go straight to work providing creative performances and art activities for children experience a health crisis.
Join us for an evening celebrating creativity!
Your ticket includes a pre-dinner reception with open bar and silent auction, followed by a seated dinner with world-class interactive performances and the chance to meet and hear from students from across Minnesota as they perform work they have completed with their COMPAS Teaching Artist.