SPRING CLASSES FOR TEENS
DREAM IN STEAM: DIY YOUR DRAG
DREAM in STEAM is a dynamic workshop series for teens to turn concepts into creations that connect them to their community in confidence.
YOUTH AGES 13-17 will follow their passions in a series of five workshops tailored to serve the needs and unique interests of specific affinity groups. They will have opportunities to explore their curiosities through experiential learning guided by guest educators from communities of which they identify with. Through DREAM in STEAM, teens will deepen their personal autonomy, exercise their agency, and build connections in community.
You have the option to purchase individual workshops @ $85.00!
Location: Spring Classes take place at Saturday Academy on the University of Portland Campus (5000 N Willamette Blvd Portland, OR 97203)
MATHEMATICS of COSTUME DESIGN
June 3, 2023 from 10am - 2pm
Construct your curves as you build your own custom tailored dress form, sure to create sickening silhouettes for all your costume creations. Along the way, learn the fundamentals to hand and machine sewing as you discover the tips and tricks to DIY and upcycling materials into stunning stage looks.
THE ART OF MOVEMENT
June 10, 2023 from 10am - 2pm
Teens will have the opportunity to learn the history of vogue, ball culture, and drag scene with seasoned Portland drag performers. Learn sickening performance-ready combos that are sure to get 10’s across the board!
OPTIONAL OPPORTUNITY for students that are interested. Ability to perform and/or attend an All Ages PRIDE Event and Show on June 16th at The Big Legrowlski (812 NW Couch St, Portland OR 97232). The event will begin around 1pm and have community partners present to share resources and networking. Show will take place from roughly 3-6:30pm.
We are also proud to offer need-based Scholarship Support! If you are in need of increased support, you invite you to complete this Scholarship Application for consideration. We will process your request in a timely manner and ask for a one week turn around time of notification.
FURTHER QUESTIONS OR DIALOGUE?
We are happy to help. Contact Saturday Academy at 503-200-585 or email YouthPrograms@SaturdayAcademy.org with questions.
PAID! WHAT'S NEXT?
Once you have purchased your classes, we invite you to complete this REGISTRATION FORM.