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Imagine Nation Station: Week 3

April 6, 2020

 A Virtual Celebration! While we won’t be on the big stage at the Boch Center — Wang Theatre, we’re cooking up a virtual surprise that we plan to share on the original show date,…

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Creativity Continues! “IMAGINE NATION Station” Responses

April 3, 2020

Collaboration is at the core of the work we do at Express Yourself. We can continue to collaborate by sharing our creativity with each other! Our youth and community continue to inspire us to…

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Imagine Nation Station: Week 2

March 30, 2020

MONDAY: Weekly Art Prompt  WEEK 2: ILLUMINATE  This week’s art prompt is ILLUMINATE, our 2016 show theme. If you were able to make it to that performance, what was your favorite part? If you…

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Imagine Nation Station: Week 1

March 23, 2020

KICK OFF: EXYO Dance Around the World Challenge To kick off the IMAGINE NATION STATION, EXYO annual Guest Artist and STOMP member Cammie Griffin has developed fun choreography to Daft Punk’s “Around The World”…

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Starting March 23: Let’s get creative online!

March 20, 2020

Starting Monday, March 23 we’re launching an online way for all of us to stay connected, keep our IMAGINE NATIONS running and keep the creative spirit alive: We’re very excited to announce IMAGINE NATION…

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Planting A Seed: Wes Sam Bruce

February 21, 2020

Visiting guest artist Wes Sam Bruce was back in studio this last week working with our youth around the concepts of plant life and continuous growth. Wes spoke about how a tree first begins…

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Jewelry Making with Barbara Parker!

February 10, 2020

This past Thursday, guest visual and design artist Barbara Parker worked with our Beverly middle school group on jewelry making. Each youth got to create, design and take home colourful bead necklaces.They worked with…

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Weaving Together Our IMAGINE NATIONS

January 27, 2020

 We kicked off 2020 by introducing our youth to collaborative weaving. Working together on three giant looms, the youth of all ages played with a variety of wools and yarns. Weaving it in and…

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Wes Sam Bruce: Banners of Being

January 17, 2020

This week, our youth were delighted to welcome back to the studio collaborating guest visual artist Wes Sam Bruce. Wes hand cut and dyed individual cloth banners for each youth, that incorporated a word…

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In The Spirit of Giving

December 20, 2019

We are feeling very grateful this season, as the “Spirit of Holiday Generosity” has been supporting Express Yourself, creating further opportunities for pure kid joy! Quarto Publishing Group organized 5 phenomenal holiday raffle baskets…

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