World-class·and professional artists and arts technicians are available to coach/instruct aspiring·young·artists, ages 8 - 21,·in voice, contemporary dance, tap dance, piano, guitar, bass, drums, percussion, violin, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, acting, sound engineering, videography, photography and production.
Our protégés will participate in a 7-week program during the summer, perform in our End of Summer Production and our end of the year gala and fundraiser, Christmas Duets Mentoring Concert!
“Our children are successful because we care”!
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Timeless Gifts·Youth Program for the Performing Arts — Summer Program
3rd week of June – 1st week of August | Timeless Gifts offers 4 components
2. General Session, every Tuesday (3rd week in June – 1st week in August, 9:30am – 4pm, all participants must attend). General sessions focus on teaching various aspects of performing arts in breakout sessions, lunch is served, we encourage impromptu performances, and we rehearse for our End of Summer Production.
3. Timeless Gifts’ End of Summer Production (1st Sunday in August. Participants must attend all rehearsals and participate in the production). Additional rehearsals will be scheduled as concert date approaches.
Annual Christmas Duets Mentoring Concert & Gala
4. All current Timeless Gifts Protégé are invited to participate.
Summer Program Fees - $200
A. 7-week General Session - $125
(includes lunch and t-shirt)
B. 7-week Instructional Sessions: $75 per discipline
(Each participant must choose at least one discipline, and my have as many as four) (The actual cost of the program is $400-$500 per participant. Timeless Gifts is committed to making the program available to as many talented youth as we can. That is why the total base cost to students is only $200).
Parents/participants agree to sell at least 10 tickets to our End of Summer Production.
Timeless Gifts Instructors
Joan Collaso (Advanced Voice)
Rayzine Collaso (Intermediate Voice)
Larry Hanks (Piano)
Fran Allen Leake (Production)
Babu Atiba (Djembe)
Bril Barrett (Tap Dance)
Tony Carpenter (Percussion)
Isaiah Collier (Flute)
Davonna Edwards (Contemporary Dance)
Keith Henderson (Guitar)
Runako Jahi (Drama)
Ben Johnson (Drums)
Danny Leake (Sound Engineering)
James Perkins (Saxophone)
Victor Soleto (Cello)
Chuck Webb (Bass)
Pharez Whitted (Trumpet)
Edith Yokely (Violin)