YA Charter School - Learn More
 
 
Newsletter Signup
  Go
Make a Donation Facebook Twitter You Tube Flickr
 
   
     
 

Arts-Integrated Residencies

Residencies bring professional artists into the classroom to engage students in dynamic and creative approaches to learning. Young Audiences teaching artists collaborate with classroom teachers to create innovative curricula which deepen understanding and make meaningful connections to core academic curriculum for all types of learners.

"Without the arts Behrman would truly be different. For us it would be education as usual. Our children now display so much self-expression. And it's safe. The arts make school safe"

- Renee Lewis Carter
  Principal, Martin Behrman Charter Academy for the Creative Arts and Sciences


Arts-Integrated Residencies Offerings

 

In this workshop, students will become "artist reporters" in the creation, assembly, and distribution of a self-produced artist publication known as a zine.
 

In this comprehensive residency with actor / producer Terence Rosemore, students will receive an overview of the vocational opportunities in the Film industry
 

Artist:
This residency will examine flags from around the world and look at their origins, and meaning.
 

As our flagship program, My City, My Home offers a comprehensive, inter-disciplinary set of lessons designed to give the students the tools that will enable them to become active participants in neighborhood planning, community development, and our city’s broader civic life.
 

Artist: Grayhawk
Through storytelling and visual arts, GrayHawk explores the culture of the Choctaw Nation.
 

Artist:
This residency explores the the importance of the Mississippi river to the anti-slavery movement in the United States through dance.
 

Artist:
Students will learn how to communicate their ideas visually while experimenting with different media and learn new art-making techniques.
 

The Language of Opera is a program designed to connect students to the art form of opera, and to foster a more intimate relationship with language arts by writing their own mini opera.
 

Artist: The Rap Game
The Rap Game teaches kids to write rhyming couplets, which they then recite as raps on the microphone in front of the class.
 

Nanette Ledet of Rhythmic Tapestries will present material, through music and movement, that traces the origins of our local musical traditions from their birthplace in West Africa.
 
 
 
Search Offerings/Artists Search Offerings
More Search Options

News/Calendar
Latest News
Students from Crocker Elementary School Show New Artwork
May 16, 2013

Students from Crocker Elementary will share their new artwork with the community on Friday, May 17th, 2013 at 6:00 PM at Crocker Arts and Technology School (2301 Marengo Street). The show is free and open to the community. Work will be for sale.


City of New Orleans recognizes Young Audiences for 50 years of commitment to the arts
March 16, 2012

The City of New Orleans recognized Young Audiences of Louisiana’s 50 years of commitment to the arts with a proclamation on March 1, at the request of District "C" Councilmember Gisleson Palmer. "I am enormously proud of the work that Young Audiences does for the youth of New Orleans,” Palmer said. “This organization facilitates learning for children in a variety of ways and assists teachers in connecting student curriculums in an artistic way.”




Related Videos

 
   
 
Copyright © 2011-2014 Young Audiences of Louisiana, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Site Created and Maintained by Jean-Paul Gisclair.