CoursesMe Dance – using hip hop, classical and the Graham Horton method, the MeArts! Dance course expounds on health, movement and history. Through interactive class and historical accounts of dance through videos youth learn how the “old” and “new” relate.
Me Vocal – the art of language is explored through poetry and prose. The study of writers who focused on creative addresses to freedom of speech will inform youth of how to navigate their personal expression. Building off past styles from Hughes to Giovanni to Care - Moore and Ikpi.
Me Acts – the discipline for acting comes from training and exploration. Youth will learn character development and acting methods to portray characters from film and television the course includes play analysis, vocal exercises and building presence for each medium.
Me Music – digital recording and productions this workshop breaks down the process of creating musical tracks. Youth learn how to craft a track using technical and traditional instruments. This course includes math and technology.
Execution StrategyOur execution strategy incorporates proven methodologies, extremely qualified personnel, and a highly responsive approach to managing deliverables and evaluations.
Following is a description of our project methods, including how the project will be developed, a proposed timeline of events, and reasons for why we suggest developing the project as described.
Technical/Project ApproachCourses last six weeks twice a week culminating in a recital and final event.
Project DeliverablesFollowing is a complete list of all project deliverables:
Me Dance - Dance performance
Me Music - Musical CD/download, music to accompany performances
Me Vocal - Live Reading and printed written works
Me Acts - Theatre performance