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Saturday Arts Classes (SAC) Are Back October 2014

Saturday Arts Classes with YEA! ** MUSIC, DANCE, and ACTING **   The Youth Ensemble of Atlanta (YEA) announces its fall Saturday Arts Classes (SAC) for youth 5-15 years of age who are interested in the entertainment industry. Students will receive professional training in acting, dance and voice. Classes are Saturdays from 9:00AM to 11:50AM, beginning Saturday, October 4, thru November 22, for eight weeks. The cost is $10.00 per individual class

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Saturday Arts Classes Are Back June 7th

  HOT FUN IN THE SUMMER TIME Saturday Arts Classes with YEA! ** MUSIC, DANCE, and ACTING **   Join YEA for the new SUMMER Session of Saturday Arts Classes (SAC), beginning June 7th for eight (8) weeks,  9AM - 11:50AM. This is your chance to train under the skilled instructors of YEA and learn the performance basics. The 8-week session includes training in music, dance and drama during three-hour Saturday classes. Music, Dance, and Acting

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Join YEA’s No Show Pajama Party!

You are invited to NOT come to YEA's NO SHOW PajamaParty!   Yes, you read it correctly. This event is to help our world renowned Youth Ensemble of Atlanta (YEA) raise funds for the 2014 Jekonni Barber Memorial Scholarship Fundraising Campaign.  We need your support, but don’t want you to figure out how to cram one more event into your busy schedule.  This event is unique; it allows you to celebrate from your very own home! Here’s how it

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Saturday Arts Classes Begin March 1st, 2014!

Saturday Arts Classes with YEA! ** MUSIC, DANCE, and ACTING **   Join YEA for the new Spring Session of Saturday Arts Classes (SAC), taking place March 1st, 2014 through April 19th, 2014, 9AM - 11:50AM.  Saturday Arts Classes are for youth 5-15 years of age, who are interested in the entertainment industry.  This is your chance to train under the skilled instructors of YEA and learn the performance basics.  The 8-week session includes training

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Urban Holiday Soup 2013

Another heaping helping of The Youth Ensemble of Atlanta's URBAN HOLIDAY SOUP is on the way!   YEA's annual holiday sketch comedy show is back to spice up the season with a new show.  Fun-filled theatre seasoned with a variety of MUSIC, DANCE, and COMEDY that will create a delicious bowl of urban entertainment. This is THE family event of the Holiday season you won't want to miss! So grab a spoon and come on down for a heaping helping! WHEN:

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YEA Announces Fall 2013 Auditions

Calling all ACTORS, DANCERS, and VOCALISTS ages 8 - 22!   YEA will hold Fall 2013 auditions Saturday, September 28th, 9am - 12pm. If you are hard working, serious about your craft, and passionate about becoming a performer, then the south’s premiere African-American youth theatre company may be for you! Auditions will be held at YEA's rehearsal home, next to the New Schools at Carver High School. You must call the office at 404.652.0515 to

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Saturday Arts Classes Are Back in October 2013

  Saturday Arts Classes with YEA! ** MUSIC, DANCE, and ACTING **   Join YEA for the new Fall Session of Saturday Arts Classes (SAC), taking place October 5th through November 23rd, 9AM - 11:50AM.  This is your chance to train under the skilled instructors of YEA and learn the performance basics.  The 8-week session includes training in music, dance and drama during three-hour Saturday classes. Music, Dance, and Acting classes are only

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“A Taste of YEA” 2013 Photo Journal

Thank you to all of our supporters, friends, sponsors, honorees, board, staff, and company for another successful "A Taste of YEA" Gala! We appreciate you!   Take a look at the 2013 YEA Gala Photo Journal below.  

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BORIS KODJOE and NICOLE ARI PARKER: Our 2013 “A Taste of YEA” Honorees!

  The 2013 "A Taste of YEA" Honorees   The Youth Ensemble of Atlanta is proud to honor Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker as this year's honorees at "A Taste of YEA"!  We've created a SPECIAL TRIBUTE  for our honored guests that you won't want to miss.  Read more about their inspiring careers in TV, film, and stage.   [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="168"] Photo by Howard University[/caption] Boris Kodjoe, a native of Austria,

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2013 Summer Dance Intensive with Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

DEEPLY ROOTED DANCE THEATER 2013 Summer Intensive / June 24 – July 20, 2013 Chicago, IL   Atlanta, GA Auditions APRIL 6, 2013 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM YOUTH ENSEMBLE OF ATLANTA Carver High School Campus 9 Gammon Avenue Atlanta, GA 30315 Y.E.A. will host the Atlanta auditions for Deeply Rooted’s 2013 Summer Dance Intensive. This training program offers technical rigor and artistic development within disciplines of dance. Over four weeks, participants

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