The event will feature performances by OperaCréole, Ivoire Spectacle, and YACS students, as well as carnival games, inflatables, a dunk booth, and arts and crafts booths led by professional teaching artists. Refreshments, including sweets from the YACS Parent Community Organization bake sale, will be available for purchase.
Christine A. Guillory is generously supporting this event as lead sponsor. Other sponsors include the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the Arts Council New Orleans. Proceeds from YACS Fest will support the academic and artistic growth of our creative learners, particularly as the school expands to additional campus space to accommodate YACS’s extension to pre-K through high school.
For more information or for sponsorship opportunities please contact Jen Gick, Director of Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org (504) 304-5196.
About Young Audiences Charter School
Young Audiences Charter School (YACS) at Kate Middleton is an open enrollment, arts-integrated charter school serving 950 Jefferson Parish creative learners in kindergarten through 8th grades. Founded in 2013 by Young Audiences of Louisiana, YACS's mission is to educate the whole child through arts integration and equip creative learners to become leaders in their community. With a vision of fostering self-aware thinkers, creators, and problem solvers, YACS will expand to pre-K through high school in 2019. Learn more at www.yacharterschool.org.