posted by: ArtsRising
begins: Feb 26, 12:00 am
ends: Feb 26, 7:00 pm
location: Grover Washington, Jr. Middle School (201 E. Olney Ave. Philadelphia)
Using the arts to transform school culture and improve learning, Grover Washington, Jr. Middle School students will perform and participate in the school’s first-ever theatrical presentation: The Musical - Once Upon an Island. The event marks its debut as Philadelphia’s newest ArtsRising ArtsZone Hub School.
Parents, community members and VIP’s (including elected officials) are invited to preview how learning in and through the arts is enhancing school culture, offering students a forum to showcase their talents.
The event is made possible by ArtsRising, a youth initiative organization led by the Philadelphia Education Fund, Public Citizens for Children and Youth and the Fleisher Art Memorial.