Looking to add some art to your weekend? Mark Saturday January 14, 2017 on your spankin’ new calendars then because Ms. Bomba and a variety of other outstanding artists from various arts disciplines will be providing hands-on experiences for learners of all ages right here in our NE neighborhood! Sign up for the Create DC event here and help DCPS celebrate our city’s commitment to the visual, musical and performing arts at Union Market! Details and festival schedule below!
DATE AND TIME
Sat, January 14, 2017
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM EST
Dock 5 @ Union Market
1309 5th Street NE
Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 20002
The DCPS Arts Team welcomes all families* to join us for a day of creative play alongside DC’s amazing artists, educators, and arts organizations at Union Market’s Dock 5 on Saturday, January 14th!
Experience hands-on interactive workshops and collaborative making stations in the visual arts, theater, dance, and music, featuring:
- DC Youth Orchestra’s Instrument Petting Zoo
- Make Your Own Shadow Puppets with Natasha Mirny and Lauren Bomba (Maury Elementary)
- Intergenerational dance workshops with Step Afrika!
- Drum Circle Storytelling led by Sylvia Zwi (Oyster Adams Elementary / Sitar Arts Center)
- Shakespeare Theatre Company’s “A Mini-Summer Night’s Dream”
- Collaborative Art-making and 3D Printing with the School Without Walls STEAM Team
- Improv Workshops led by the Washington Improv Theatre
- Wearable Art and Design with Trashion Fashion
- Screenprinting at the DCPS Print Shop
- And many more!
*Create DC is hosted by DC Public Schools and open to the public