about homegrown fellows

Homegrown Fellows is a high energy, theatre-centered immersive arts program for high-school students who demonstrate a concentrated interest in the performance arts. The program will cover all major facets of theatre production including playwriting, acting, directing, production, technical direction, stage design, lighting design, marketing, and fund sourcing.

It was designed to develop a cohort of youth with multiple skill sets related to employability; primarily focusing on critical thinking and analysis, oral and written communication, deconstructing complex ideas, effective and responsible use of technology, facilitation, and exercising voice. This program will increase pride, agency, and cultural competency for at-risk youth with providing financial support; enabling them to participate fully in creative economy.