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Karamu House Arts Academy

DRAMA and HIP HOP 3rd-5th Grade

with DARNELL WEAVER

$149

Take 50% off with code FALL50 if you make a full payment today! Payment Plans are also available at check out.

A limited number of Financial Scholarships are available to those who qualify. Contact Latecia Wilson at lwilson@karamuhouse.org for assistance with scholarships.

Age:               3rd-5th Grade Students

Duration:       45 minutes

Frequency:     2 per week

Schedule:       Mondays & Wednesdays, 4:00 p.m. EST (Sept 30 - Nov 18, 2020) 

Size:               30 maximum

Materials provided? Yes (see below)

Description: 2020 is the year we celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance. A year celebrating African American innovation and creativity. Young artists will work with scenes and choreo-poems written by Langston Hughes to develop acting techniques and explore current cultural connections in the material.

Hip Hop artist and scream team dancer, Devarian Norris, will teach students an introduction to Hip Hop. History and technique will be explored to bring to life the words of Langston Hughes.

Students will participate in both artistic disciplines and will be highlighted in both disciplines OR in the discpline they feel strongest.

Students who exhibit superb virtual attendance and dedication to the work will be invited to participate in a Short Film Culminating Production. Students who are local residents will receive a scheduled film day in November so that we can have a professional recording in costuming of the work the students build over the course of the session at Karamu House under social distancing restrictions. 

You will receive orientation information upon sign up to ask questions and receive film details.

 

Materials Included: Each student will receive a supply kit via USPS mail, which includes writing utensils, highlighter, notebook and guide.

 

  • Sep 30 - Nov 18th, 2020
    Mon and Wed for 8 weeks from 4:00 - 4:45 pm

Online Class

For more info, call us at (216) 795-7077





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