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April 2014

CITY OF MUSIC CAREER DAY

Thursday, April 10, 2014
EMP Museum & The Vera Project
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STG will be present at the City of Music Career Day. This event is a one-day educational program that provides high school juniors and seniors and college students direct access to music industry professionals through networking, experiential learning, engaging workshops, and performance. Student participants are exposed to a wide range of career opportunities in music including performance, management, concert production, arts organizations, record label operations, retail, licensing, journalism, broadcasting, and more! For more info visit: careerday.onereel.org.


ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER

Student Lecture / Demonstration
(Grades 3-12; approx. 60-minute lecture / demonstration)
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11am
The Moore Theatre
$8 / $5 (free/reduced lunch)

Join us for this lecture/demonstration by modern dance legends, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater grew from a now-fabled performance in March 1958 at the 92nd Street Y in New York City. Led by Alvin Ailey and a group of young African-American modern dancers, that performance changed forever the perception of American dance.

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Master Classes & Workshops
Saturday, April 12, 2014
*Dance Chance Pacific Northwest Ballet: 9 am - 10:15 am (Closed Event)
*DASH Center for the Arts: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm - Modern Dance / RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
*Northwest Tap Connection: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm (Closed event)
*Spectrum Dance Theatre: 12 pm - 1:30 pm - Intermediate to Advanced Dancers Only / $16 / RSVP at SpectrumDance.org | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater company members will be conducting dance workshops and master classes for Dance Chance, Black Achievers and Spectrum Dance Theater.These classes are a unique opportunity for students to work directly with professional dancers. Sessions will focus on introducing dance technique and choreography.

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EDUCATOR NIGHT (SIP, MINGLE AND LEARN!)
Monday, April 28, 2014
5:00 pm
The Moore Theatre
FREE and open to Washington State Educators
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Seattle Theatre Group is pleased to invite our educational partners to learn more about what we have in store for our 2014/15 Season. Come and join us and learn about exclusive opportunities we have in store for you and your students. For more information, please contact Marisol Sanchez-Best, STG's Education Programs Manager at 206-315-8030 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to RSVP.



May 2014

MORE MUSIC @ THE MOORE
Friday, May 9, 2014
The Moore Theatre

Student Matinee at 11 am
(Grades 3-12; approx. 70-minute performance)
$8 / $5 (free/reduced lunch)

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Evening Performance at 7:30 pm
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Young artist talent and collaboration are celebrated in the 13th annual More Music @ The Moore. The performance features exceptional local teen musicians mixing up diverse music styles. More Music @ The Moore features the rich musical talent of youth in our community and provides musicians, regardless of what style they play, the opportunity to make music together.


CounterpARTS in Education: The Andrea Allen Memorial Lecture Series
Seattle Repertory Theatre (155 Mercer St. Seattle, WA 98109)
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
7:00 pm

ArtsEd Washington invites you to explore issues impacting arts and education at the inaugural presentation of CounterpARTS in Education: The Andrea Allen Memorial Lecture Series. Renowned scholar & author Dr. Yong Zhao will discuss World Class Learners: Educating Creative and Entrepreneurial Students and KUOW's Marcie Sillman will moderate. Tickets: $20 advance, $25 at the door, but use Seattle Theatre Group's special discount code "ARTIST" to get tickets for just $18. Go to www.artsedwashington.org for info and tickets.




ONCE Irish Music Pub Crawl
Monday, May 26, 2014
Open to the public
21+

5:00pm: NW Folklife Festival Fisher Green Beer Garden (Seattle Center)
6:15pm: T.S. McHughes (21 Mercer St.)
7:15pm: Solo bar (200 Roy 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, continues to T.S. McHughes Irish Pub and finishes at the artful Solo bar.



June 2014

DANCE THIS INTENSIVE
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.




July 2014

DANCE THIS MATINEE
(All ages; approx. 75-minute performance)
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1pm
The Moore Theatre
$7

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.

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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.




August 2014

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.


 

Ongoing Programs:
  • 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.
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  • 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).