Z Space: Word for Word/ Youth Arts

450 Florida Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 626-0453

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization
Performing Arts Company

Category

Field Trip, Performance, Workshop, Residency, Professional Development

Information

Grade Level: 
Grades K-5, Grades 6-8, High School, Post High School
Discipline: 
Literary Arts, Theater
Subject: 
Language Arts
Languages: 
English, Spanish

Program Description

Word for Word/Youth Arts at Z Space is a unique arts education program that exposes hundreds of Bay Area students annually to the joys of language and theatre. Teaching artists lead students in transforming fiction or poetry into staged performances in the Word for Word style. By helping youth become better listeners, speakers, and readers, Youth Arts instills a love of language and reading, enhances performance skills, and bolsters confidence and self-esteem in the classroom and beyond.

Youth Art Exchange

29 Howth Street
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 574-8137

Organization Type

Arts Education Organization

Category

Workshop

Information

Grade Level: 
High School
Discipline: 
Dance, Media, Music, Visual Art
Subject: 
N/A
Languages: 
English

Program Description

Youth Art Exchange sparks a shared creative practice between professional artists and public high school students, furthering youth as leaders, thinkers, and artists in San Francisco. This is conducted through year round programming, which includes: In-School and After-School Arts Classes; Summer Stipended Arts Internship Program; Year-Round Paid Internships: Youth Advisory Board, Teaching Assistants, Alumni Intern; and Culminating events, exhibits, and performances each session.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125
Public Meeting

Street Artists Screenings

March 06
/
1:00 PM to 4:30 PM

War Memorial Bldg | Rm 125