WHO: A diverse group of 10th, 11th, and 12th grade students from across Northeast Ohio, spending the past semester working as arts apprentices with professional teaching artists through Young Audiences’ ArtWorks Afterschool Internship Program.
WHAT: ArtWorks Apprentices will present and perform their work at a grand Culminating Event. Teens working in Photography will exhibit a photo gallery of fellow ArtWorks Apprentices--
WHERE: The Halle Building, 1228 Euclid Avenue in Cleveland.
WHEN: Tuesday, December 18 at 6:00 p.m.
MORE: Exhibits and performances are family-friendly, FREE and open to the public. Original artwork will be sold to benefit 88Bikes, an organization that gives bikes to girls across the world, especially those who have suffered from human trafficking.
About Young Audiences
Young Audiences enriches the lives of children and promotes creative learning by uniting arts and education. Organized in 1953, the Northeast Ohio chapter of Young Audiences is the only multi-arts resource for schools in the region whose primary purpose is to make learning through the arts an essential part of young people’s education. www.yaneo.org
About Young Audiences’ Artworks Program
Young Audiences’ ArtWorks is an after school and summer youth development program for Northeast Ohio high school students. This fall, Young Audiences hired 40 apprentices to work in the arts and participate in work-force and collegiate development activities including work place scenarios and resume writing. The 2012 Fall Co-Ops are Dance, Digital Game Design, Photography, and Poetry. www.yaneo.org/