Free Jazz Concert with Metta Quintet at The Wallis

Free Jazz Concert with Metta Quintet at The Wallis

Sittin’ & Groovin’ Out! is the culminating concert of a comprehensive four-day citywide education residency presented by The Wallis and the New York City-based not-for-profit, JAZZREACH.  The show will feature METTA QUINTET and the FOSHAY LEARNING CENTER’S JAZZ ENSEMBLE performing a full program of groovy, toe-tappin’ classics by celebrated jazz luminaries such as Pat Metheny, Chris Potter, Christian McBride and Freddie Hubbard among others.   

Active Learning Center Grant

Active Learning Center Grant

At Steelcase Education, we have a passion for understanding how teaching and learning best takes place and how smarter, active learning spaces can help. That’s why we’re offering a grant for an active learning classroom.

Free Art Courses at MoMA

Free Art Courses at MoMA

In the Making provides free ten-week art courses that focus on ideas in modern and contemporary art through an investigation of various art-making techniques. Teens have the opportunity to discuss artwork in MoMA’s Collection, meet with practicing artists and curators, collaborate with other NYC teens on studio activities, and create self-directed works of art.

Carnegie Hall Future Music Project

Carnegie Hall Future Music Project

Studio 57 brings together teens ages 14–19 from across New York City in an open space for musical collaboration, growth, and exploration. It’s all free—snacks and MetroCards provided.

Future Music Moguls

Future Music Moguls

The FUTURE MUSIC MOGULS program at The Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music is an intensive 14-week workshop designed to introduce talented high school, sophomores, and juniors to all aspects of the contemporary music business, with a special focus on developing entrepreneurial skills. 

Urban Rhythms Dance at MMDG

Urban Rhythms Dance at MMDG

Urban Rhythms Dance participants explore and create environments through Flex Dance animation by understanding how artists use emotion, attitude, lyricism, choreography, and freestyle vocabulary. Participants have the opportunity to explore these concepts collaboratively in class and community performances.

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Invites Entries From Creative Teens

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Invites Entries From Creative Teens

Creative teens in grades 7-12 are invited to submit work in any of twenty-eight categories of art and writing, including film and animation, video game design, sculpture, photography, fashion design, poetry, journalism, humor, dramatic script, and science fiction.

Creating Musical Theatre at the Wallis

Creating Musical Theatre at the Wallis

GRoW @ The Wallis is pleased to offer a unique opportunity for creative teams developing new musicals to receive intensive coaching to take a project they have started to the next level.  The program is intended for emerging artists who have not yet had their work produced in a professional setting.

Strategies from the ETA Culturally Inclusive Arts Education Workshop

Strategies from the ETA Culturally Inclusive Arts Education Workshop

On January 24, 2017 Exploring the Arts held a workshop on Culturally Inclusive Arts Education for teachers and administrators in our Partner School Network. Cultural strategist, Keonna Hendrick lead participants to consider new practices and attitudes for developing stronger relationships with diverse learners, artists and artworks, while improving cultural competency skills for multicultural art education.