The purpose of “Opening Nights in Class” is to educate, illuminate and inspire students of all ages on and off FSU’s campus.

Opening Nights at Florida State University is committed to providing our campus and the Big Bend area with educational and engaging opportunities so that students and residents can enjoy cultural activities. Our series of educational programs provide once-in-a-lifetime experiences through school performances, master classes and workshops with world-renowned performers at no charge to participants.


Education Series

Arts education is at the core of Opening Nights. We provide meaningful experiences to students of all ages on and off Florida State University’s campus. Sponsorships make possible this broad offering of arts programs for students in the community.
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Master Classes

Opening Nights Master Classes provide students the added benefit of developing and honing their skills by learning directly from world-renowned artists. Master Classes provide students the opportunity to work one-on-one with artists to learn and gain experience.
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Outreach

Opening Nights at Florida State University is committed to providing our campus and the Big Bend area with educational and engaging opportunities for students of all ages.
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Summer Arts Adventure

In partnership with the Florida Center for Reading Research, our passion for creating meaningful education experiences continues during summer breaks with the Summary Arts Adventure activity booklet. Read some new books and start bringing your child’s stories to life! Copies can be found at Leon County Public Libraries and online.
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