From the Staten Island Advance, July 29, 2010:
STATEN ISLAND, NY – ST. GEORGE – If you’re between the ages of 9 and 18 and like to dance, the St. George Theatre is the place to be starting Monday through Aug. 13. The restored movie house is reprising its educational “Outreach Program” – a free initiative aimed at children from economically and sociologically disadvantaged homes.
There are just 20 spots left, and theatre owners are eager to fill them.
Classes are offered in ballet, modern, jazz, hip-hop, tap, street tap, dance history, theatre history, the arts, nutrition, literacy, public speaking, plus preparation for auditions and performance.
A healthy lunch is provided to each participant every day. The program concludes with a performance and awards ceremony.
To apply, come to the theatre at 35 Hyatt St., where you will be interviewed and complete an application.
For more information, call 718-442-2900 tomorrow between 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.