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Clay Nation!

November 1, 2019

Express Yourself youth continue with arts immersion exploring group movement and art, brainstorming  ideas for Imagine Nation. This week artist Laraine Cicchetti sculptor and potter introduced clay to each group, tasked to create unique…

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October 25, 2019

  Every year, we join Mass Creative in celebrating and advocating why ARTS MATTER to us and to our kids here at Express Yourself. The arts are at the foundation of all we do…

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Our IMAGINE NATION Explores Puppets and Ideas

October 15, 2019

Last week we began a two-week puppet creation intensive with Astin Stratoti, our resident Puppeteer maker and creator. Youth were introduced to a variety of puppet forms, from the familiar Jim Henson muppets to…

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EXYO25 Exhibition Opens at Endicott College

September 30, 2019

This week EXYO25: 25th Anniversary Performance Exhibition opened free to the public at Endicott College. This exhibition highlights the incredible artwork our youth created over the past year for the 25th anniversary performance last…

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EXYO Youth are back in the Studio!

September 20, 2019

“Surprise, I’m here!” WOW! Cried one of our youth as she leaped into the newly renovated studio on opening day. Our returning youth and mentors were greatly surprised to see the colorful renovated studio….

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EXYO25: 25th Anniversary Performance Exhibition Reception

September 12, 2019

EXYO25: 25th Anniversary Performance Exhibition Reception  Walter J Manninen Center for the Arts  376 Hale St, Beverly, Ma 01915 Join us at a wonderful Reception:  Thursday, September 26, 5:00 – 7:00 PM Music with…

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EXYO Groups Begin Soon!

September 6, 2019

Ever wanted to explore painting, music, theatre, dance and sculpture all in the same place? Then Express Yourself is the place for you! Our various multi-arts groups and studio programs start up September 17th…

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25 Years of Youth Performance a Success!

June 10, 2019

What a show! We want to extend a giant THANK YOU to everyone involved in making our 25th Anniversary Performance a night to remember! May 23rd, 2019 marked 25 years of celebrating pure kid…

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This Is Me: Reflections of Ourselves

April 29, 2019

“And there are times I am Silence when I know I should be Singing. But… sometimes I am Confidence, and then I begin speaking—” The youth who walk through the doors of Express Yourself…

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Native American Constellations Come to Life

April 22, 2019

The night sky is full of myths and legends. This year, the ExYo community youth are exploring the tale of The Great Bear, or The Big Dipper, with Native American educator and performer Annawon…

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