About EIAA

EIAA Mission: Eastern Iowa Arts Academy delivers inspiring arts experiences to all

EIAA Vision: To be the innovator for creative expression that enriches life!


The Eastern Iowa Arts Academy is a non-profit after school arts organization created for K - 12th grade students in the Greater Cedar Rapids metro area. EIAA offers classes in art, music, drama, dance, cultural arts and creative writing. Classes run 60-90 minutes each and meet weekly between 3:00-6:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.

EIAA Arts Alive Showcase

EIAA's multidisciplinary and multi-cultural arts programs enhances the appreciation of the arts, strengthens performance abilities, provides quality after school activities, and celebrates the rich diversity in our community.

EIAA's slogan describes the organization best - Explore, Excite, Excel - EIAA provides exciting opportunities for students to explore the performing and visual arts, to excite students about the arts for continuing exploration, and, provide the skills needed to further excel with their talents.

DANCE - Dance teams, Hip Hop, Jazz, Contemporary and more
DRAMA - Beginning and Intermediate Acting, Improvisation, Musical Theatre and more
ART - Graphic Arts, Mosaic Tile, Junk Art, Painting and Drawing, Sculpturing, Ceramics and much more
MUSIC Junk Rhythm, Introduction to Guitar, Gospel Choir, Show Choir, Musicals and more
WRITING - Creative Writing Workshops
CULTURAL ARTS - Artisitic exploration of multiple cultures