Westerville Parks and Recreation is committed to the arts, introducing murals, sculptures, photography exhibits, concerts, theater, and even art-inspired playgrounds to bring people together and initiate community conversations.
YOUTH SUMMER MUSICAL: JUNIE B. JONES
Auditions: Saturday, March 14 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Performances: May 28-31, Alum Creek Amphitheater
Description: Junie's best friend Lucille has found new best friends and Junie B. makes friends with the new kid at school. While in Mr. Scary's class, Junie realizes she may need glasses. Add in a friendly cafeteria lady, an intense kickball tournament and a "Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal" and first grade has never been more exciting.
Audition packets and registration will be available online Wednesday, February 12.
WESTERVILLE PARKS AND RECREATION CIVIC THEATRE
Our Civic Theatre program attracts 10,000+ annually to performances and classes. In 2018, the Department Theater swept all BroadwayWorld.com awards - and was recognized as ‘Theater of the Year’.
ART COMES ALIVE
Public Art in Westerville
Throughout the City, you will find a variety of public art installations from a monarch mural in Uptown to sculptures at the Westerville Sports Complex. With so much art to see, consider taking a self-guided sculpture tour to soak it all in: Public Art in Westerville Spaces Map [pdf]
"A Celebration of Life" - The Cobert C. Collins Collection
Cobert C. Collins sculptures span four continents, a dozen countries, more than 3,000 private and public facilities and are on display in Westerville. A large portion of Collins' work was given to the Westerville Parks Foundation in partnership with the Cobert C. Collins Memorial Sculpture Fund, LLC. For additional information this collection, visit www.cobertccollinssculptures.com.