Students will be given an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Blue Man Group as part of After-School All-Stars’ Media All-Stars Program. Members of Blue Man Group will be on hand to give a tour of the theatre including the stage, productions suites, props department, dressing room and wardrobe department. As a special treat, the students will be given lessons on how to properly play the drumbone, a unique instrument used during each performance.
Media All-Stars, one of several programs offered by After-School All-Stars, gives students the opportunity to explore careers in radio, television, film editing, advertising and more. The After-School All Stars program is committed to providing out-of-school activities for children, ages 5 -14. The program promotes academic and social achievement, confidence and self-esteem and currently serves more than 5,000 students in southern Nevada.
About After-School All-Stars Las Vegas
After-School All-Stars Las Vegas provides opportunities for underprivileged youth to participate in free after-school and summer programs that focus on academics, athletics and cultural enrichment. Local programs include tutoring, homework help, language and literacy skills, arts and crafts, dance, music, computers, chess, creative writing, soccer, swimming, cooking and media – just to name a few. Since its inception, After-School All-Stars has positively affected the lives of more than 100,000 Southern Nevada youth. Today, there are more than 6,000 youth from 15 different schools participating in the program. For more information, visit www.asaslv.org or call (702)-770-7601.