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.

What's Coming Up

Public Meeting

Visual Arts Committee Meeting

October 19
/
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Virtual Meeting
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

October 17
/
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Virtual Meeting
Public Meeting

Full Arts Commission Meeting

November 07
/
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Hybrid: City Hall | Rm 416 and Online
Public Meeting

Civic Design Review Committee Meeting

October 17
/
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Virtual Meeting