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Music, Performance & Film

A Day at The Center Showcase

Presented by GWCC & R.I.S.E as part of the Get On My Level Exhibition

Thu, Dec 14th 7:00 pm in the The Theater


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Over the past two years R.I.S.E has partnered with GWCC to provide youth with a musical theater experience program. Within this program, participants experience a comprehensive and immersive exposure to the world of musical theater. Youth work with a musical theater director and choreographer to enhance their acting, dancing, vocal, social, emotional, and team-building skills in order to develop a live musical production. This fall’s musical production is The Wiz Jr. is a spectacular production that will showcase the extraordinary talents of their young performers. From the enchanting set designs to the catchy musical numbers, this show is a visual and auditory treat for the whole family. As these talented kids take center stage, they deliver an unforgettable performance that will leave you inspired, entertained, and filled with the magic of theater.

Children 10 & under: FREE
Students over 10: $5
Adults: $10

Get On My Level is a collaboration among Creative Alliance, artist kolpeace, Greenmount West Community Center (GWCC), and R.I.S.E. To showcase this very special collaboration, on opening night, R.I.S.E students with perform The Wiz Jr. in the Patterson theater!

About Our Partners

Greenmount West Community Center Foundation (GWCCF) 
GWCCF was conceived in October 2016 and birthed in March 2017 in the lower level of the Baltimore Montessori Public Charter School. GWCCF is a safe space for youth in our rapidly gentrifying community. We evolve and reevaluate programming by centering the needs of our legacy community members and youth. Through intentional outreach, achieving the Greenmount West Community history, and providing person-centered social and emotional support, we have supported hundreds of Baltimore’s youth, seniors and families.

Our programs create stability for families and lessen the impact of trauma because we fill in the gaps and advocate for the well-being of our youth. We see a direct link in a family’s success when they connect with our programs and services. GWCCF youth and their families are provided the agency to make quality life decisions as they grow and are supported.

About R.I.S.E Arts Center of Baltimore Inc.
R.I.S.E is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides a multidisciplinary arts education to youth in underserved communities and neurodivergent youth and young adults within Baltimore City. We aim to strengthen creative skill sets by utilizing art exhibitions, musical theater, art therapy, creative writing, and entrepreneurship education.

R.I.S.E Emerging Artists Program
R.I.S.E Emerging Artists is a program for students ages 14-24 who are neurodiverse and looking to learn more about entrepreneurship by developing their own arts based business. Skill areas include digital art, fine art, filmmaking, business planning, financial literacy, social skills, and entrepreneurship.

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