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NEA Chairman Jane Chu Meets EXYO Mentor Rachel

June 20, 2016

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu was recently featured at an event hosted by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC) to highlight a recent NEA grant to the National Guild for Community Arts…

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EXYO Illuminates Hannah School’s Curriculum

May 12, 2016

  Every Thursday morning, students and teachers from the Hannah Elementary School fifth grade move the classroom to Express Yourself’s studio where they are immersed in art, music and science. Throughout the course of the year, three…

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EXYO’s Parasol Pop Up

April 26, 2016

Rachel, a youth mentor at Express Yourself, worked for the past three months designing and creating an outdoor art exhibition consisting of 60 painted parasols. The temporary installation will be exhibited outside the Cummings Center…

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Get Ready for Giving Tuesday!

November 15, 2015

This year, we invite you to give your friends and family a more meaningful holiday gift. The holiday shopping season is upon us, and as you compile your list of loved ones, we ask…

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EXYO is Growing!

November 15, 2015

After just one year in our expanded studio space, we’re thrilled that we can welcome more youth and families into our multi-disciplinary arts programs. We added two new groups in September, but we still…

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EXYO Drummers Highlighted at Conference

November 15, 2015

In August, Express Yourself drummers were the highlighted performers at the Student Mental Health: Roles, Responsibilities and Resources educational conference. Their luncheon drumming performance followed a well received presentation by keynote speaker Dr. Janice…

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EXYO honored with Community Hero Award

November 15, 2015

On November 12, at the Lenny Zakim Fund’s 20th anniversary celebration, Express Yourself was honored with a Community Hero award. The celebration was highlighted by a special performance by Sting. We’re also thrilled to…

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New Community Exhibition Program

October 1, 2015

Express Yourself recently hosted several guests at the annual exhibition of our stage set artwork at Endicott College Manninen Center for the Arts. A lively reception was held, and included a reggae band, warm…

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MOVE IT a Huge Success!

June 1, 2015

Express Yourself recently wrapped up its 21st year at the Citi Wang Theater with over 150 youth performing in MOVE IT. The largest audience ever enjoyed the spectacular performance with special guest stars Jared…

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EXYO Drummers at Peabody Essex Museum’s Artopia

April 23, 2015

The Express Yourself drummers recently had a wonderful opportunity to perform at Artopia, an evening included in Peabody Essex’s monthly evening party series. The drummers were excited to represent Express Yourself amongst other local…

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