Étude student Damon Hinz will perform on
guitar at the school preview night.
the Sheboygan Area School District High School for the Arts and
Academics, invites the public to a preview night of student and faculty
creativity at the Paradigm Cafe, 1022 Michigan Ave., Sheboygan, from 6
to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3.
Students at Étude
choose to specialize in visual arts, dance, drama, music composition or
creative writing and prepare semester long explorations of the
connections between art, history, science, and language. Family,
friends and the public will be treated to a "test drive" of many of the
students' ideas about creativity at Paradigm.
and jazz ensembles will perform as well as several solo artists
presenting original compositions. Poetry Out Loud competitors,
participants in a national poetry recitation contest, will share their
interpretations of verse, and creative writers will present original
texts. Choreography will be shared via video and critiqued. The realm
of theater will be represented by a reading from an original play and
an improv set.
Étude is a public charter school open
to high school students interested in creativity and innovation. More
information and applications are available on the Sheboygan Area School
District Web site www.sheboygan.k12.wi.us/etude/ or by contacting charter school administrator Ted Hamm at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There will be an open house at Étude, 721 N. Sixth St., from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4.