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Michael Carroll Saves the Day

May 23, 2017

Yesterday, Express Yourself volunteer and former youth participant, Michael Carroll, was honored at the Massachusetts State Police Spring Awards Ceremony. Michael and nearly two dozen people, including State Troopers, firefighters, and private citizens, were honored…

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Samba Soul

May 17, 2017

Guest artist, Marcus Santos, and his group of samba drummers are bringing a splash of Brazilian soul to this year’s Express Yourself performance at the Boch Center Wang Theater.  Marcus has been working in…

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Angels, gargoyles, topiaries… OH MY!

May 11, 2017

The studio was crawling with creatures on Tuesday as rehearsals for SOUL are in full swing.  Special guest artists Ten31 Productions were in the studio with their living art sculptures to rehearse in costume…

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Open Studio: SOUL

May 4, 2017

Last Thursday evening, Express Yourself hosted an open studio SOUL party to celebrate the launch for the upcoming show SOUL at the Boch Center – Wang Theater on May 25th.  The lively after hours…

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Nic Bennett Amplified

April 10, 2017

Express Yourself mentor, Nic Bennett, has been hard at work completing his large scale exhibition funded by an Amplify Grant from the Mass Cultural Council.  Nic is an Express Yourself participant of 16 years and a…

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Special Guest: Toussaint Liberator

April 3, 2017

The studio is in full swing rehearsal mode with the show less than two months away, and the guest artists are flooding in.  Our youngest group of performers have started working with Toussaint Liberator,…

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Express Yourself at the State House

March 28, 2017

Last week, Express Yourself mentor, Rachel Cushing, and staff, Molly Blumberg and Malene Jakobsen, attended a reception for the Amplify Grant recipients at the Massachusetts State House.  The program is sponsored by the Massachusetts…

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Happy Birthday Charlie!

March 22, 2017

Charlie, our studio therapy dog, is turning 9!  The bichon frise has been with Express Yourself for two years, working hard as our studio greeter, emotional supporter, and friend to all.  Charlie loves working…

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NS Consortium Professional Development

March 13, 2017

On Friday, March 10th, Express Yourself hosted a professional development workshop for the faculty and staff of the Northshore Education Consortium.  A wide variety of professionals including teachers, counselors, and paraprofessionals attended the workshop…

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Express Yourself had a ‘Lovely’ guest in our studio

March 8, 2017

Last week, Express Yourself had the privilege of showcasing our studio to a very special guest. On February 27th Senator Joan B. Lovely came for a grand tour of our arts studio. In her third…

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