ART SPARKS A DESIRE TO DANCE DANCE DANCE

Java Kitrick2016 Grant Awardees

 

ArtSparks is a Not For Profit that sends professional teams of dance instructors and musicians to work with 900   third grade students in the Cuyahoga Falls and Barberton City, Ohio school districts. These seasoned performance artists realize that providing self-confidence and pride in one’s achievements by stimulating these young hearts and minds by engaging them in innovative dance programming enriches their learning experience and sparks a joy for learning. The program utilizes a fun but disciplined teaching method to provide dance-based workshops and residencies that inspire participants to reach for excellence in all that they endeavor. The ArtSparks experience develops memory capacity, fosters teamwork, increases self-confidence, and builds character while igniting individual creativity through the art of dance. Offering year-long or more concentrated residency programs, ArtSparks has a program to enrich every participants learning experience.http://www.artsparks.co

The program MARVELOUS MATH utilizes a fun but disciplined teaching method by assisting children in developing their attention, abilities to following direction and improving overall neurological processing skills. The ArtSparks experience develops memory capacity, fosters teamwork, increases self-confidence, and builds character while igniting individual creativity through the art of dance. Offering year-long or more concentrated residency programs, ArtSparks has a program to enrich every participants learning experience. This year long program culminates with public performances that will reach an additional 2500 parents, educators and community members who will make up the audiences.