Join us for exhibitions, performances, and many opportunities for deeper exploration and fun. We offer learning opportunities for all ages through workshops with visiting artists, activities in schools and local organizations, lectures and symposia, master classes, hands-on experiences, community celebrations, and more. The Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology also offers hands-on, minds-on learning events—with Maker fairs, guest talks, and research projects that turn the entire center into a hub for creativity!

Upcoming experiences

      • Goat Yoga
      • Goat Yoga

        date=Thursday, August 24, 2017`desc=Registration is full for this event. About a dozen goats will join us as we stretch and flow through a basic yoga practice; the goats are gentle and playful, but may nudge or climb on you!

      • Tango in the Cube
      • Tango in the Cube

        date=Friday, September 22, 2017, following the performance`desc=Following the performance by Tango Buenos Aires, learn to tango and dance the night away. No experience necessary. Led by Sapphire Ballroom and Dance Center.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=16068D07-4E70-4417-B7C2-9BD924965288

      • Craft Talk: Cheryl Strayed
      • Craft Talk: Cheryl Strayed

        date=Thursday, September 28, 2017, 5 PM`desc=Learn about Cheryl Strayed’s approach to writing, and engage in an informal question-and-answer discussion with the visiting author.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=F64770C5-36A9-4225-AB28-0AB8A173A231

      • Listen in the Lobby: Piano
      • Listen in the Lobby: Piano

        date=Sunday, October 15, 2017, 2 PM`desc=Prior to the performance by the Roanoke Symphony Orchestra, enjoy classical piano works performed by Virginia Tech music students..

      • School Day Performance: Flip FabriQue
      • School Day Performance: Flip FabriQue

        date=Friday, October 20, 2017, 10 AM`desc=Since the Moss Arts Center’s opening in 2013, nearly 15,000 students, teachers, and families have participated in the center’s free pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade arts activities..

      • Talk: Feminism, Sufism, and Music
      • Talk: Feminism, Sufism, and Music

        date=Friday, November 3, 2017, 6:30 PM`desc=Before the performance, join Nadine Sinno and Anne Elise Thomas in this discussion on feminism, Sufism, and music and the enduring legacy of Rabia Al Basri, the central figure of Niyaz’s "Fourth Light Project."`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=4D1F6829-EEE2-41E3-AEB3-6D4176F58E8D

      • Virginia Tech Science Festival
      • Virginia Tech Science Festival

        date=Saturday, November 4, 2017, 10 AM-4 PM`desc=The Virginia Tech Science Festival, co-presented by the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology; other partners at Virginia Tech; and the Science Museum of Southwest Virginia, is an expo-style, family-friendly event. Science is bigger than you think!

      • Talk: Awadagin Pratt
      • Talk: Awadagin Pratt

        date=Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6 PM`desc=Before Awadagin Pratt performs in the Anne and Ellen Fife Theatre, engage with him during this informal talk.`tickets=https://tickets.artscenter.vt.edu/Online/seatSelect.asp?BOset::WSmap::seatmap::performance_ids=6ADA8CCA-9BCB-4DE0-BB66-B2DE922E7C0D

      • School-Day Performance: Dorrance Dance
      • School-Day Performance: Dorrance Dance

        date=Friday, February 23, 2018, 10 AM`desc=Since the Moss Arts Center’s opening in 2013, nearly 15,000 students, teachers, and families have participated in the center’s free pre-kindergarten to twelfth grade arts activities.

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