— Kenya Vaughn, The St. Louis American
Virtual learning is challenging enough with general course studies. But what about the performing arts electives that motivate so many young people to stay engaged with their educational experience?
This time of year is typically marked by final rehearsals and addressing last-minute logistical details ahead of the big holiday concert, musical or play. Instead of a student-led production of “It’s A Wonderful Life” or “Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol,” teens ordinarily immersed in preparing for performances are now staring at computer screens because of the coronavirus.
Featured Image, Tali Allen, director of education for the Muny. The Muny has launched the website for Muny U to aid high school drama departments as a tool to enhance the virtual learning experience.
Full Article @ The St. Louis American