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Who’s Hiring in the #CLE: Les Délices, Beck Center, Play House and more

Welcome to the latest edition of FreshWater Cleveland's “Who’s Hiring” series, where we feature growing companies with open positions, what they’re looking for, and how to apply. Please send your freshest job tips and postings to [email protected]. The group that delights, inspires, educates, and expands...
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Topeka Call for Artists, Bakers, and Builders!

It’s time to get ready for the annual Gingerbread Homes for the Holidays. Topeka Performing Arts Center invites Topeka to participate in a city-wide gingerbread competition. Gingerbread creations don’t have to be a house, TPAC is encouraging artists to build creative structures and replicas of Topeka landmarks and buildings.
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News On 6

Local Non-Profit Working To Improve Arts Education In Oklahoma

Arts Alliance Tulsa, a local non-profit, is working to improve arts education in Oklahoma. The non-profit is comprised of several groups in Tulsa that want to see more students exposed to the arts. News On 6's Autumn Bracey was live ion Tuesday with details.
Parents Magazine

Misty Copeland Is Making Ballet More Accessible for Black and Brown Children Through Her New Foundation

Misty Copeland is well-known today for her groundbreaking ballet roles, and notably becoming the first African-American female principal dancer with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre. Her 2012 title role in Firebird inspired her children's picture book about building confidence and courage through grit and determination. But long before she became a full-on star ballerina and household name, Misty was simply a seven-year-old girl with a love for music —specifically Mariah Carey's debut album—and its ability to allow her to escape, serving as the catalyst for her to begin to move her body.
San Luis Obispo Tribune

California Prop. 28 would dedicate funds for arts education. Here’s our recommendation

Only one in five California schools currently has a full-time, accredited arts or music teacher. Proposition 28 seeks to change that. The measure would require that the state set aside an estimated $1 billion to fund arts and music education in schools across the state — making it the largest investment in arts and music education in the country.

Poetry Out Loud Teacher Workshop | Massillon Museum

The Massillon Museum has been named the Ohio Arts Council’s Northeast Ohio regional partner for Poetry Out Loud. A partnership of the National Endowment for the Arts, Poetry Foundation, and the state and jurisdictional arts agencies, Poetry Out Loud is a national arts education program that encourages the study of great poetry by offering free educational materials and a dynamic recitation competition to high schools across the country.

Students learn English with Amigos and Friends

Amigos and Friends, an organization through the Newman Catholic Center, has been a part of Charleston for years. Since its inception nearly a decade ago, Amigos and Friends has been helping the Charleston community by teaching English to local language minorities. In the title “Amigos and Friends,” the “amigos” are...