Empowering at-risk youth through skateboarding
Older Clips and Archives
Do we still call them clips? Either way, here’s a sample of my work— International Business Times IBT author archive Newsweek Newsweek author archive The Huffington Post HuffPost author archive Salon Salon.com author archive The Independent Frozen has created a bonanza for Norwegian tourism Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370: Dead funny or too soon? Business Insider Nonprofits…
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You Can’t Tweet a Play
Finding a job in theater is all about networking, but what kind? ABSTRACT: Countless new actors eagerly enter the New York City casting pool every year, and the vast majority of them learn just as quickly the exasperating truth about just how impenetrable the theater scene can be. After a few months of cattle calls and headshot submissions yield numerous disappointments but few tangible results, even the most…
Learn to skate
Skatepark welcomes youth of all ages and experience levels. Whether you’ve never been on a board before, or you can already do tricks, there’s a place for you and something to learn.
Make new friends
Skateboarding is a social sport! Come hang out and meet some new friends to cheer you on while you skate. We have a strict no-bullying policy and maintain a supportive environment.
Skateboarding can teach people discipline, patience, and resiliency. It’s a great sport for kids with a lot of energy! We’ll help build up some structure and support in your life, all while you meet new people and have a ton of fun learning how to skateboard.