Hi! My name is Amira and I go to the Duke Ellington School for the Arts. It’s such a dream to be able to go to this amazing school and learn with such talented teachers and students. With your donation, you can help ensure that those students and teachers have everything they need to continue with their artistic passions. You’ll be making sure that these amazing teachers get the pay that they deserve and these students get to perform and grow. Every dollar counts and I hope you donate!
In the Theatre Department, students aren't just taught how to act. They are taught how to create the stories they want to see. They are given the tools to shape the world around them with their art. Ellington relies on the generosity of parents and donors to ensure that our students receive the highest level of pre-professional training and performance opportunities. Donations enable them to create sets, craft costumes, power technical capabilities, hire additional instructors, and fund classes with Master Acting Teachers like the renowned Professor Vera Katz.