DANCE THIS INTENSIVE
ONCE Irish Music Pub Crawl
Monday, May 26, 2014
Open to the public
5:00pm: NW Folklife Festival Fisher Green Beer Garden (Seattle Center)
6:15pm: T.S. McHughes (21 Mercer St.)
In celebration of the Broadway Musical Once at The Paramount Theatre May 27- June 8, 2014, STG presents the Once Irish Music Pub Crawl. Queen Anne will be filled with the sounds of Irish Music on Memorial Day. Locally based Irish musicians Carrigaline Celtic Band and other guests will play traditional music, talk about their unique instruments and give insight to the importance of pub culture in Ireland. The Musical "Once" tells the tale of a Dublin street musician that finds inspiration with a beautiful young woman who is also a fellow musician. This event starts at NW Folklife Festival and continues to T.S. McHughes Irish Pub.
June 18 - July 2, 2014
Pacific Northwest Ballet
Opportunity for young dancers (ages 13-21) to immerse themselves n dance over the course of two weeks. Students will be exposed to a wide range of dance styles including African, Ballet, Hip Hop, Choreography, Jazz, Modern, Musical Theatre, Bollywood and special workshops. All levels of experience welcome! Click here for more info and to register.
DANCE THIS MATINEE
(All ages; approx. 75-minute performance)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1pm
The Moore Theatre
DANCE This is a young artist training and performance program in cross cultural and contemporary dance. Each year DANCE This brings together more than 200 young artists (ages 13-12) from diverse communities and background for intensive dance training, collaboration and performance that share diverse cultures through the art of dance.
STG's Songwriters Lab
July 21 - 26, 2014
The Neptune Theatre
STG's Songwriters Lab is for young musicians (ages 14 - early 20s) interested in pursuing their artistic vision as songwriters and lyricists. Under the mentorship of professional musicians, students learn creative approaches to song composition and lyric writing, along with strategies for navigating the music business. STG's Songwriters Lab encourages collaboration across music genres; all style of music are welcome, from hip-hop to rock to singer-songwriter to R&B, and more. Click here for more info and to register.
DANCE THIS CAMP
August 3 - 9, 2014
Centrum in Port Townshend, WA
Open to students grades 9-12, DANCE This Camp @ Centrum is an opportunity for young people to study for one week in beautiful Port Townsend, WA. Students will participate in African, Ballet, Choreography, Hip HOp, and Modern dance workshops with professional educators from the Seattle area. Please note: this is a residential program/camp. Click here for more info and to register.
EDUCATOR NIGHT (SIP, MINGLE AND LEARN!)
Monday, September 22, 2014
The Moore Theatre
FREE and open to Washington State Educators
- In-school Workshops and Residencies
Interested in a hands-on arts experience for students at your school? STG offers residencies in cultural and contemporary dance and music with Northwest-based artists. Arts instruction is available to suit your school's interests and needs, varying from a one-time workshop to multiple-week residency. Activities are in line with the National Common Core Standards and are tailored to students' skill level and ages.
- Student Tours of the Historic Paramount, Moore and Neptune Thetares
STG offers free tours of the historic Paramount and Moore Theatres for educators and students ages seven and up. Tour guides introduce students to theatre architecture, design, history and technical aspects. To schedule a student tour, click here.
- Historic Tours of The Paramount, Moore and Neptune Theatres
Seattle Theatre Group gives the public a chance to learn more about the historic Paramount and Moore Theatres while giving them a glimpse behind the scenes. Free; once a month-The first Saturday of every month at 10am at The Paramount & the second Saturday of every month at 10am at The Moore Theatre. For more information, click here.
- Theatre Access Program (TAP)
STG annually provides thousands of tickets to performances at The Paramount and Moore Theatres to school groups, youth organizations, community centers, social service organizations, young artists and seniors who would otherwise be unable to afford the opportunity. To apply, click here (pdf).