In this issue:
July 2014

Today is the Workshop’s Birthday!
By Jessica Mele, Executive Director

49 years ago to this day, Performing Arts Workshop was born (or at least incorporated). Read here >



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By Maya Sussman, New Sector Alliance AmeriCorps Fellow

How good were the students in our 2014 Showcase? Not even a screaming child in the audience could take anything away from the performances. Read about the unforgettable night here >


Boy dancing

A Method of Escape
By Laurie Loftus, Institutional Giving Manager

Marin Juvenile Hall’s Loma Alta High School is no ordinary school, and its students produce extraordinary poetry in our classes there. Read about our program at the Hall and a selection of poetry from the anthology here >


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Imagine Yourself as a Warrior
By Emily Bozentka, Administrative Assistant

Step inside the capoeira classroom of Core Teaching Artist Salê Ramos as his students embark on an artistic adventure. Read here >


Girl dancing Maculele

Donor Spotlight: Nancy Wang
By Beverly Mislang, Individual Giving Manager

Meet Nancy Wang, one of Performing Arts Workshop’s first teaching artists! Read more >


Nancy Wang
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