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MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Our multi-arts, drumming, and dance groups will be starting before you know it!

September 5, 2018

Studio groups are starting up September 18th and 20th! The Express Yourself multi-arts groups kicks off with process oriented visual arts exploration. The focus is on building a culture and collaborative community creating the…

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New Art Display in Cummings Hall

July 30, 2018

Express Yourself’s artists put together a unique display of student artwork and their photographs. The Cummings Center display consists of a collaboration of projects made by EXYO youth. To create these flowers, our young…

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Our dancers can’t get enough!

July 19, 2018

  Express Yourself’s talented dancers are back in our studio! These students performed in our 2018 show, ALIVE!, including an unforgettable performance with our youth-made dancing ‘rollies’ in the number Rolling through the City (pictured…

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13 Reasons to FLY

June 11, 2018

ALIVE! 2018 was a massive success as we celebrated the contributions and amplified the voices of all of our youth participants.  This year, we were so proud to feature Belle Cole, Melissa Modifer, and…

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We are so ALIVE!

June 6, 2018

Big thanks to all who made May 31st a spectacular and LIVELY evening for everyone involved! It takes a lot of hard work to bring our grand performance to life every year. Filled with…

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Different Kinds of Hurt: Issac’s Story

May 15, 2018

Different Kinds of Hurt: Isaac’s Story begins with a simple question: “What if we talked about and treated mental health the same as physical health?” For many people, mental health challenges are a taboo…

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ExYo Receives Cummings Foundation Grant

April 30, 2018

We have very EXCITING NEWS! Express Yourself has been awarded $300,000 from the Cummings Foundation Grant!  We are one of 33 local nonprofits awarded a total of $10 million from the Cummings Foundation-Sustaining Grants Program,…

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Special Guest Artist: Jeff Shade

April 4, 2018

We have a very special guest in the studio with us today.  Broadway dancer and choreographer, Jeff Shade has come to help prepare our youth for the big stage. Jeff is a choreographer for…

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STOMP in the Studio

March 29, 2018

We welcome Cammie Griffin of the STOMP International tour back to our studio to work with Express Yourself youth. This will be Cammie’s seventh year working with Express Yourself. Her enthusiasm and expertise bring…

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Mentors on the Big Screen

March 7, 2018

Watch out Oscars, our mentors are getting ready to hit the big screen with their debut movie trailer.  Our mentors, Nic, Rachel, Brylee, and Anthony have been working hard all year to develop, film,…

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