|Express Yourself: Movement/Creative Expression Through ASL and Gestures|
Event Type: Performing Arts|
Age Group(s): Elementary School Age, Teens
Start Time: 10:30 AM
End Time: 11:15 AM
For ages 7 and older. 3rd floor meeting room.Library: Silver Spring Map
Express yourself through creative movement, facial expression, body movement, American Sign Language, story/poetry, sign play, and improvisation. Participants will gain an understanding of body movement and basic theater techniques useful for everyday life. Both those with a background in American Sign Language and those without are welcome. The workshop will be presented by Sunshine 2.0. Sponsored by Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library.
Sunshine 2.0 is a professional traveling theater troupe based at Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) in Rochester, NY. The troupe provides performances and activities for deaf and hard-of-hearing children and adults that highlight the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) as well as educational topics pertaining to the Deaf experience.
Registration is required. Registration begins January 19th. Please notify us of any cancellations so that we can make this program available to others.