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Programs

S.E.A.L. Teen Program

Sitar’s Emerging Arts Leaders – Teen Program  

S.E.A.L. (Sitar’s Emerging Arts Leaders) is Sitar Arts Center’s Teen program, for students from 6th – 12th grade*. S.E.A.L. is a safe space for teens to bond with one another, grow, and learn. 

This year in virtual S.E.A.L, members will explore how creative expression builds community. 

S.E.A.L. MEMBER CRITERIA  
To participate in S.E.A.L., members must:  

  • Be in 9th-12th grade to enroll in XChange 
  • Attend at least two sessions per month (XChange) 
  • Enroll in at least one other arts class during the semester

 

SEAL: XChange 


WEEKLY SCHEDULE

**Once a week Fridays – 4:00pm – 6:00pm


INSTRUCTORS
Naomi Cohen 
Nickole Best 


ARTISTIC PARTNER – WINTER 2021
 
Young Playwrights Theater


Build community inside and out in XChange, our program for high school students! XChange will be partnering with Young Playwrights Theater through the SAFER (Students Advocating for the Eradication of Racism) Program on Fridays. During their sessions they will be able to identify a social justice issue and create a performance that will raise awareness and create a dialogue within the community.

Throughout the semester, SEAL member swill also have the opportunity to participate in community service projects, as well as attend field trips for group bonding & arts exploration. 

*SEAL may meet on an additional weekday if additional time is needed to work on community service projects.

Questions? Contact Naomi Cohen at naomi@sitarartscenter.org

SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES FOR TEENS  

During the summer, teens at Sitar have the chance to receive paid internships assisting with classes for younger children, painting public murals around the city, learning about entrepreneurship in the arts, or producing a full-length Broadway-style musical. For more information about our internship opportunities, please go to our Teen Internships & Community Service page– hyperlink: https://www.sitarartscenter.org/programs/teens-sitar/teen-internships-community-service/