|GIRLFLY 2015 APPLICATIONS ON LINE NOW|
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WHAT IS GIRLFLY? A PAID SUMMER APPRENCTICESHIP that brings 15 young women from the Bay Area to:
Get hands-on experience in contemporary and site specific dance, making dances at Quesada and Bridgeview Gardens in the Bayview District of SF
Create original dances for performance and a documentary film (new this year)
Learn from with working with professional dance artists
Learn about issues of community empowerment and social justice
Make an activism video, working with Cynthia Blancaflor, Founder of Rising Star Productions
Connect with young women across neighborhoods, schools, ethnicity, and sexual orientation
WHO IS IT FOR?
Young women ages 14-19 who are strongly interested in performing, making positive change in the world and can commit to attending the entire 4 weeks of the program. African American, Arab, Latina, Native, Asian and Pacific Islander, low-income and LGBT-identified women are strongly encouraged to apply. Dance experience is helpful.
WHAT’S THE SCHEDULE?
The program is 4 weeks long and meets as follows:
STARTS Monday June 29th
ENDS Saturday July 25th
Meets Monday-Friday 10AM-2PM (no session on July 3th)
MANDATORY Two performances Saturday July 25th at 12PM and 2PM
WHERE IS IT?
1747 Quesada Ave, San Francisco, CA 94124
public transit via light rail: Third Street/Oakdale/Palou