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ArtsMASTERS is an educational outreach program that offers master classes, workshops, lectures and demonstrations taught by the Trust’s season of touring performers. ArtsMASTERS opportunities can be designed and tailored to students, teachers community members of all ages in the Pittsburgh area. Workshop and master classes can include topics in all styles of dance, music, technical theater, musical theater, puppetry, expressive movement, audition techniques, character workshops, and more!

ArtsMASTERS include partnerships with PNC Broadway Across America – Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Dance Council, Cohen & Grigsby Trust Presents, Pittsburgh International Festival of Firsts, and Pittsburgh International Children’s Theater with universities, schools, community centers and other groups.

ArtsMASTERS can look different every season, depending on which shows are part of the various presentations the Trust brings to the area. Each show and ArtsMASTERS event is handled on a case-by-case basis and final decisions of availability are made by the Trust and the touring company. Groups that are selected for the ArtsMASTERS program will work closely with Trust staff to meet the needs of every party.

If you have any questions or to take advantage of this program, call 412-325-2024 or email

Get examples of past ArtsMasters events (PDF).