Arts Alive opens summer course registration

NANAIMO - Various art, dance and theatre courses available this summer through Arts Alive.

Individuals interested in learning about fine arts can embrace their creative muse during Arts Alive courses this July.

Arts Alive offers courses for children and adults in various disciplines including art, drama, music and dance. Courses are held July 8-26.

People who register before June 2 get an early bird discount on select courses.

Summer courses include half and full day classes.

Some of the courses offered include a Bob Ross workshop for ages 14 to adult, video production for kids for ages nine to 12, senior musical theatre for ages 12-19 and a princess for a day dance class for ages five to seven.

People can choose from weekly day camps or daily activities or special bundled packages.

This year many of the courses will be held at John Barsby Community School because of planned seismic upgrades at Wellington Secondary School and senior musical theatre will be held at Dover Bay Secondary School.For more information please go to