We're now recruiting for our 2019-2020 Youth Arts Company!
Are you a young and growing artist?
Do you have a passion for making a positive impact on your community?
Are you interested in becoming an advocate against violence?
Would like to grow as an artist and activist?
Apply now to attend auditions for our Youth Arts Company on Wednesday, September 27th from 4pm-7pm.
- Special priority given to youth who have been impacted by violence -
After the success of our Peace in Action Culture Team from 2017, we've decided to launch a Youth Arts Company! The Youth Arts Company will train young artists to use their creative gifts to spark social change and bring the voice of youth to the center of the local movement for justice. In addition the artist development they will undergo, as part of their training, these young artist activists will participate in political education workshops that strengthen their understanding of the current political climate, the groundbreaking work that our movement ancestors have put in for generations over time and the systemic injustices that have perpetuated the oppression of low-income communities of color. The Youth Arts Company members will have an opportunity to showcase their works throughout the year, and especially during our Spring Tour. Artists will also be prepared to