The Academy of Visual and Performing Arts Academy Administration and Teachers collaborate with the following professionals and organizations to provide field experiences, guest lectures, and educational experiences to the Global and International student body.

2014-2015 Visiting Artists:

  • Maurice Evans, BizPro Lighting

2015-2016 Visiting Artists:

  • David Monk, Charles County Public Schools
  • Alan Freeman, Charles County Public Schools
  • Marvin VanDyke, Charles County Public Schools
  • Mark Lortz, Stevenson University
  • Patrick Walls, Howard County Public Schools
  • Joshua Gresko, Calvert County Public Schools
  • Kelly Glyptis, Professional Actress
  • Jean Hammett, Professional Artist

2017-2018 Visiting Artists: 

  • Mark Lortz, Stevenson University
  • Ken Skrzesz, Performing Arts professional
  • JL Mirabal, Theatre Arts professional (Theatre)
  • Montel Butler, Theatre Arts professional (Theatre/Chorus)
  • Angela Wathen, Visual Arts professional (Art)
  • Shawn Alger, St. Mary’s College (Orchestra)
  • John Kilkenny, George Mason University (Band)

2018-2019 Visiting Artists:

  • Angela Wathen, local arts professional
  • Maura Dwyer, Young Audiences Arts For Learning Maryland--awaiting confirmation of availability)
  • Jennifer Ridgeway, theatre professional (MC3, MSDE Teaching Artist)
  • Everyman Theatre-- awaiting confirmation of availability
  • Ken Skrzesz, MSAC--awaiting confirmation of availability
  • Alysia Lee, MSDE Arts--awaiting confirmation of availability
  • Ken Elpus, UMD--awaiting confirmation of availability
  • Sarah Gravelle, local arts professional
  • Mark Lortz, Stevenson University