EbzB Productions’ Arts in Education offerings include workshops and residency programs for middle school and high school levels, as well as for after-school programs, libraries & museums with a focus on collecting oral history and adapting it for the stage. Programs available meet Common Core and Essential Standards in English Language Arts, Social Studies, Healthful Living, and Arts Education (Theatre Arts). In addition to EbzB’s signature 5-day residency for students, Get Connected: Stage Your History, professional development workshops integrating theatre and history into the classroom are also available.
Use this link to view a video excerpt from this program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrAVx9xjAlA&feature=youtu.be
Both in-person and virtual (live and pre-recorded) options are available for this program.
The nationally touring and award-winning production company of EbzB Productions’ workshops can be applied to grades 3-12 upon request and with required joint planning with faculty. Endorsed by numerous state & local arts councils, EbzB has trained with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts’ Artists as Educators Program, and the Lincoln Center Institute’s International Educator Program to conduct workshops in arts integration. EbzB Productions has established a solid reputation for its work with middle & high school classes to create historical narrative based on classroom oral history projects as well as specifically tailored residencies & workshops. Student workshops often are presented in tandem with scheduled performances.