Performing & Creative Arts Community Outreach Organization
Radikal4kidz Repertory Program: Radikal4kidz Repertory Program (RRP) is the performing arts and creative arts vessel of our program. Participants will be challenged to create dramatic skits, musicals, poetry, set design, and dance performances inspired by current events, urban communities’ culture, health crisis, social economic issues, social injustices etc. In addition to our annual fundraising events and performances the Rep programs performs at NYC schools, community events, and faith based organization. R4KZ Chorus Chorus participants will learn to sing in ensemble with basic vocal training. All members of R4KZ Chorus must commit themselves to be available for all rehearsals, performances, and annual charity events. R4KZ Theater Group Participants will be trained in script reading, scene settings, musical theater, monologues, comedic and dramatic acting. All participants must commit themselves to available for all rehearsals, performances, and annual charity events. R4KZ Creative Expression Group Participants will learn creative movement in step coordination, modern dance, and praise dance/mime, etc. (All participants must have a physical exam) R4KZ Creative Young Artist Instructed by experienced artist in set/stage props designs, costumes, make-up and drawing, for all productions. R4KZ Poets/Writers Corner Our young writer’s corner is designed to develop future journalist, poets, and song and play writers. They will create and write scripts for R4KZ productions and Contribute articles for the Radikal4kidz Inc. newsletter. R4KZ Photography/Cinematography Participants will be instructed by trained photographers, on basic photography, videography and the use of production equipment.
Sports Program: Seasonal Sports: R4KZ seasonal sports program is offered to young men and women. Basketball is the only sport offered at this time. (All participants must have a physical exam)
Shape- up: This program is designed to prevent childhood obesity and health issues through exercise and physical activities. The participants will due light workouts and receive dietary advice. (All participants must have a physical exam)
Additional- Off site Sport Activity Referrals
Educational Program: Tutoring - is designed to concentrate strictly on academic development. We emphasize that education is paramount to remain in our program. All of our participants must take part in our educational program either as an academic counselor or a student. Each program participant must spend at least 2 hours a month in one of the educational classes/workshops offered in this program. Homework assistance, Test Prep, financial literacy, team building, Etc. Participants with a “C’ average or less is mandated to be tutored 1 hour a week before participating in any other program activity until the next term report card are distributed.
African American/Latin History (Monthly Family Friendly Workshops) A study of African American/Latin History Financial Literacy/Business Development/Management & Strategic Planning (Monthly Adult Workshops) Monthly workshops and classes on banking, investing, business development, team building, and managerial Skills. Mentoring Programs Group Sessions: “ACTIN UP” (only for Radikal4kidz Inc. registered Participants.) Group sessions are designed to develop positive communication and social skills. Participants express their concerns and learn to support each other. Each group meets once a week with their designated age appropriate groups to discuss everything from current events to personal concerns. Monthly group trips.