The mission of the JCC Maccabi ArtsFest is to enable JCCs to reach out to a wider teen audience through the arts. The program is designed to inspire Jewish teens through a dynamic combination of workshop, performance, exhibition, community service, social activities, and fun to develop their individuality through the medium of artistic expression while strengthening their bonds to their Jewish heritage, community and Israel.
JCC Maccabi ArtsFest is designed for creative Jewish teens from around the world entering grades 8 - 12. The program is not is not a competition. However, teens must participate in local “tryouts” according to tryout curriculum provided by the artist in resident (AIR). A proficient level of experience is required. Teens work together with their AIR and the teens in their specialty to create art for the collaborative final performance and gallery. Meet the Artists in Residence and Search Specialty Curriculum.
Houston is offering the arts specialties of:
*Categories are subject to change*
JCC Maccabi ArtsFest Final Showcase
Thursday, August 9 • 2:30 - 5:00 PM
The Emery/Weiner School • 9825 Stella Link
Take an afternoon break to see the JCC Maccabi ArtsFest Final Showcase and be entertained by teens from around the country as they sing, dance, cook and more! The show is free and open to the public with spectator online registration. Learn more... Visit this website http://www.scottrossproductions.com/events.html to purchase a DVD of the Final Showcase.