ArtsWestchester ARTS ALIVE Arts-In-Education Award
[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.22.7″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.22.7″][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.22.7″][et_pb_blurb _builder_version=”3.22.7″ title=”ArtsWestchester ARTS ALIVE Arts-In-Education Award”] NECS was thrilled to receive an award from ArtsWestchester for $2,000 in recognition of our Dance as Activism program. The virtual reception was held July 28th. It was wonderful to see all of the organizations throughout Westchester and Rockland counties earning awards for […]
Melanin Magic: A Celebration of Black Excellence and Artistry
On February 20, NECS youth artists celebrate Black History through song, dance, drama and spoken word.
2020 Impact Report
It is with deep gratitude to our dedicated circle of friends and stakeholders that I present our 2020 Impact Report — each accomplishment made possible with your support.
Rising Above Challenges — Spring and Summer Highlights!
NECS rose above the challenges of Spring and Summer 2020! We adjusted our programs and were able to gather children virtually during the spring, and safely for summer learning and fun.
Outdoor Summer Exploration July 21 – 24, 2020
Physically distanced summer fun. Week 3 Nature Connection Camp, Stories and Craft, Dance as Activism
Finding Safe and Creative Ways to Learn and Have Fun!
Two weeks into summer camp, we continue to find safe and creative ways to get the youth and children outdoors, learning, and having fun.
COVID19 Emergency Fundraiser and Response
Together, through collaborative and innovative action, we can continue to deliver on our promise of empowering young people to explore their innate capabilities and engage in social action.
Spring Classes Postponed
Out of an abundance of caution and in response to social distancing recommendations by the CDC and NYS Department of Health, we are postponing the start of our spring programs until further notice.
And the 2020 Arts Alive Grant Goes to… NECS!
On January 24, ArtsWestchester presented NECS founder, Ridvan Foxhall, with a $1,000 Arts Alive Project Grant for her innovative Dance as Activism program.
NECS Presents Original Musical by Award-Winning Writer/Composer
This weekend, the Children’s Theater Company of Peekskill (CTC), a program of New Era Creative Space, presents the premier of Pegasus, a musical written and composed for them by award-winning playwright, Steven Hayet, and composer, Britt Bonney.