Intensive workshop and mentoring opportunity for artists of any sort (including upcoming/emerging artists) in Los Angeles, throughout the summer with an August public performance/presentation. Free of charge – applications due Friday the 29th but drop them an email asap if you are interested, date may be flexible.
THEME: CARING FOR THE ENVIRONMENT
More information, and downloadable application, here: http://www.greatleap.org/collaboratory/
Project Director: Dan Kwong Co-Facilitator: Young-Ae Park
Cost: FREE. Participants required to create a final project at conclusion of program (details below)
Workshop meetings: Twice a week; Wednesdays 7-10PM and Saturdays 10AM-4PM
Workshop period: June 13 to July 25
Intensive Rehearsal Period: EVENINGS Mon-Fri; July 27-August 1; August 3-7 Public performances: Saturday August 8th 3PM & 8PM
WE HAVE EXTENDED THE APPLICATION DEADLINE
NEW APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 29, 2009 (IN OFFICE, NOT postmark)
COLLABORATORY is Great Leap’s mentorship program to develop the next generation of artist-leaders in Los Angeles. It is intended for those who not only endeavor to enrich and develop themselves but who also have the desire to give back to their communities. Our program emphasizes leadership skills, collaboration, artistic development, and promotes a socially conscious progressive attitude that places art in service of community.