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Posted on: February 22, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Virtual Teen Art Summit Announced by Dept of Parks & Recreation, Prince George’s County


Program Contact: Elizabeth Malone, 301-446-3259

Media Contact: Angel Waldron, 301-446-3311


M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreations, Prince George’s County Announces 

Virtual Teen Art Summit


Riverdale, MD – The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County presents Art Spark: A Virtual Teen Art Summit, taking place online on Saturday, March 20, 2021 - Sunday, March 21, 2021. Art Spark features master classes and teen professional development opportunities in theatre, visual arts, dance, and video.

The summit includes:

  • A virtual meet & greet with Broadway star Isabelle McCalla (featured as Jasmine in Disney’s Aladdin and as Alyssa Greene in The Prom)
  • Special performance from local teen vocalist, Charli Dahni
  • Virtual master classes with CultureShock DC and Prince George’s Shakespeare in the Parks
  • Artist portfolio reviews with Anna Trier from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Elizabeth Malone, Department Arts Specialist, stated “The Arts and Cultural Heritage Division, on behalf of the Department of Parks and Recreation, is proud to bring the fourth annual Art Spark: A Virtual Teen Art Summit online this March.” She continued, “Log on and get ready for a series of professional developments for teen visual and performing artists, and a celebration of teen voices in the arts. Fuel your artistic voice at this weekend of intimate, art workshops for teens ages 13 to 18.”

Schedule of events includes:

Saturday, March 20                       

              Hip Hop Dance Master Class with CultureShock DC

              Video Storytelling: Master Class in Video Creation

Virtual Broadway: Meet & Greet with Isabelle McCalla

Virtual Watch Party: A Performance by Charli Dahni, Teen Vocalist

Sunday, March 21           

Visual Arts Portfolio Review with Anna Trier

Audition Master Class with Prince George’s Shakespeare in the Parks

Teens ages 13 to 18 can register for individual workshops at Limited space is available. Advanced registration is required.  

About the Department

The Department of Parks and Recreation delivers an award-winning park system through progressive, innovative leadership and a commitment to the community and the environment in Prince George’s County. For more on the Department of Parks and Recreation, visit and stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, YouTube, and Instagram. The M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services.


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