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Set Design Comes ALIVE!

December 19, 2017

Guest artist, Nate Bertone, has joined our team, working with the ExYo staff and youth to bring our set design ideas to life.  Nate works professionally as a director, set designer, playwright, and producer in New York…

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#GivingTuesday – Give the gift of pure kid joy!

November 28, 2017

Give the gift of pure kid joy! As you make your holiday list and check it twice, consider giving a gift that makes a real difference for the young people we serve.   The kids…

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Welcome Hannah School Fifth Graders

November 9, 2017

Welcome to our first class of fifth graders from the Hannah School in Beverly.  This is our third year partnering with the Hannah School to enhance their STEAM programming through our arts immersion model….

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Halloween Celebration with Special Guests

November 1, 2017

Last Thursday we had a spooktacular Halloween celebration with our multi-arts group.  Special guests from the Cummings Foundation came to join in the fun.  The group created sculptural pieces for a haunted house facade…

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October 27, 2017

Today is #ArtsMatterDay! Here at Express Yourself we create empowering and immersive arts experiences for our youth in our year-long programming, and we would like to take this opportunity to celebrate why arts matter…

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New Collaboration with Germaine Lawrence Begins

October 18, 2017

This week kicked off a new collaboration with the Youth Villages Germaine Lawrence Campus.  As a new project funded by Janie’s Fund, girls from Germaine Lawrence will participate in a year-long drumming and arts…

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Barbara Keiter – 18 Creative Years

October 11, 2017

On October 5th, 2017 at our SOUL 2017 Exhibition Reception held at the Walter J. Manninen Center for the Arts at Endicott College we honored Barbara Keiter for her 18 creative years with Express…

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Welcome Back!

September 27, 2017

We are very excited to welcome our youth back to the Express Yourself studio from their summer programming.  After a summer of activity, the studio is alive with the energy and excitement of our…

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Soul 2017 at Endicott College

September 14, 2017

The Express Yourself Exhibition, Soul 2017, is currently on view at the Carol Grillo Gallery at the Endicott College School of Visual and Performing Arts.  The exhibition features set designs and artwork from the performance at the…

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Exyo Staff and New Interns at the PEM

September 7, 2017

  Express Yourself staff and new interns visited the Peabody Essex Museum today to view the newest exhibition It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammet Collection. This exhibition featured 135…

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