Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center

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The Dr. Beverly J. Robinson Community Folk Culture Program

Jade is Director of the The Dr. Beverly J. Robinson Community Folk Culture Programa year-round, paid, teen internship program at Mind-Builders Creative Arts Center that trains youth to:

  1. Identify traditions, folk artists and tradition-bearers in their families, communities, neighborhoods, boroughs and city
  2. Document folk artists and tradition-bearers in on-site and off-site interviews that are filmed and photographed
  3. Present folk artists and tradition-bearers to the community

FOLKLORE = PEOPLE + KNOWLEDGE

Jade conducted 294 classroom workshops, directed 62 filmed interviews and produced 30 stage presentations in New York City for The Dr. Beverly J. Robinson Community Folk Culture Program.