The Urban Arts Festival 2015: We Packed the Palace!

This year”s Urban Arts Festival was our biggest yet, featuring three days of workshops, art showcases, and performances!
On Wednesday, May 13th, students from across Manhattan and The Bronx took to the stage to showcase a year”s worth of growth and accomplishment:
  • English Language Learners shared their stories on stage for the first time.
  • Regents Exam re-takers proudly accepted awards for moving one step closer to graduation.
  • Young artists shared original visual art, music, dance and video.
With each performance, our students gain the creative casino online confidence necessary to succeed in school, after school and beyond. We thank you for your support!Special thanks to our host Selenis Levya and to our presenters: Laura Gomez, New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Senior Director of Youth Development Partnerships Serge St. Leger, and Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez!