2018 Neighborhood Studios Showcases

Please join us for the 2018 Neighborhood Studios showcases to see the incredible works created by apprentices during their six-week artistic training! Neighborhood Studios is the Arts Council’s award-winning summer apprenticeship program for area teens, providing them with a hands-on education in the arts and career-skills training to help them succeed in today’s creative workforce. Click here to learn more.

To RSVP or purchase tickets, contact Amanda Roy at the Arts Council: 760-525-8629 ext. 252 or email ARoy[at]LetsGoArts.org.

Showcase Schedule

Making a Scene: TheaterWorks Hartford
Final Showcase & Reception.
A showcase of set design construction projects, followed by a tour of the scene shop and backstage of the current production, Hand to God.
July 30, 6:00PM and August 1, 4:00PM
233 Pearl St, Hartford
FREE (Showcase is free, play is ticketed)

Youth Jazz Orchestra: Artists Collective
Embracing A Legacy.
A special concert by the Youth Jazz Orchestra. 
August 1, 6:00PM – 9:00PM
1200 Albany Ave, Hartford
$5 at the door (no advance ticket sales)

Write to the Point: Mark Twain House & Museum
Museum of Us.
Readings of works completed by apprentices throughout the Summer, as well as an exhibition on display in the lobby of the Mark Twain House Education Center.
August 2, 12:00PM
351 Farmington Ave, Hartford

Eye on Video: Real Art Ways
Eye on Video Film Festival.
Screening of short films, followed by a Director Q & A and a reception.
August 2, 5:00PM
56 Arbor St, Hartford

Snap Photography: The Amistad Center
The Journey: Words to
 Images. The opening reception of the apprentices’ exhibit that will be on view in the Hartford Courant room in the Wadsworth Atheneum for a week following the opening.
August 2, 5:00PM – 7:00PM
600 Main St, Hartford
Admission included with Art After Dark ($5 member/$10 nonmember) at the Wadsworth Atheneum

Breakdancing Shakespeare: Hartford Stage
Breakdancing Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. 
A modern hip-hop adaptation of Shakespeare’s classic comedy through contemporary music and dance.
August 3, 7:00 PM
August 4, 2:00PM and 7:00PM
50 Church St, Hartford
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