Masterclasses and Workshops

Masterclasses & Workshops

Walton Arts Center’s Learning & Engagement team coordinates masterclasses and workshops for the Northwest Arkansas community throughout the year. For more information, contact us at 479.571.2766.

Second City Camps

Back for a second year! Teaching artists from The Second City will lead three different camps. No experience is required, fun is guaranteed!

Second City Improv/Sketch Camp (11-18)
July 15-26


Second City Improv 1 (Adults)
July 15-19


Second City Sketch Writing 1 (Adults)
July 22-26



Past masterclasses and workshops include:


  • Swing Dance Lessons


  • Secret Agent 23 Skidoo - Rhyme Writing Workshops
  • Voces8 - Choral Masterclass
  • An American In Paris - Dance Masterclass
  • Aquila Theater - Shakespeare & Physical Theater Workshops
  • FLOW - Acro Yoga Workshop
  • Piano Sound Bath & Healing Experience
    led by award-winning composer and pianist Ravé Meht
  • Second City Improv/Sketch Camp (ages 11-14)
  • Second City Improv/Sketch Camp (ages 15-18)
  • Second City Improv Intensive (adults)


  • Compagnie Hervé Koubi – Contemporary Dance Masterclass
  • Third Coast Percussion – Community Performances of Terry Riley’s In C and John Luther Adams’ Inuksuit 
  • BODYTRAFFIC – Composition Workshop
  • Vocal Asia – Voices of Asia VoiceJam Bonus Concert featuring Gili and Do Wop Sounds 
  • VoiceJam A Cappella Workshops led by VoiceJam guest judges including Deke Sharon and Nick Girard
  • Claire Lynch – Songwriting & Arranging Workshops


  • PIPPIN – Fosse Dance Workshop
  • Spencer Bohren – Guitar Masterclass
  • VoiceJam A Cappella Workshops led by VoiceJam guest judges including Austin Brown and Stephen Caldwell