Watch FutureWorlds: The Zodiac Ball by AS220 Youth

WATCH THE ZODIAC BALL ON YOUTUBE! AS220 Youth pays homage to Ballroom culture and Afrofuturism. Two competing houses composed of AS220 Youth Apprentices go head-to-head among some sickening entertainment: See these fierce kweens snatch their trophies in categories like Face, Vogue Performance, and Body Confidence. Prepare yourself for the catwalks, runways, original fashion, music, battles, and categories! “Which…

January 2022: Youth Studio currently closed

January 2022 – The Youth Studio is closed due to the current rise in COVID cases. We will be working virtually with our Apprentices and TAs , but we will not be accepting new members until we are back in-person and COVID numbers have gone down. Thank you for understanding

Jason Colon Talks ‘Art of Survival’ at RITS

From Dave Dvorchak on AS220.org Jason Colon is the Site Manager for AS220 Youth at the Rhode Island Training school – the state’s juvenile detention facility. Normally, staff at AS220 Youth teach classes on a regular basis with youth at the RITS but, due to the ongoing pandemic, access has been restricted as of late….

AS220 Youth at Foo Fest 2018

AS220 Youth’s Zukrewe rocked the main outdoor stage, and the street, at AS220 Foo Fest on Saturday, August 18th! After a few hours of wild weather – wind, rain, thunder, and lightning – plus clean-up and drying the stage and equipment, power was restored outside and Zukrewe ushered in the second half of the festival….

FUTUREWORLDS 4.0: THE GODDESS, THE CAT, AND THE TRAP HOUSE

On Saturday, June 9th at PVD Fest, at 9 PM, AS220 Youth presented FUTUREWORLDS 4.0: THE GODDESS, THE CAT, AND THE TRAP HOUSE – a multidimensional performance telling the stories of 3 intertwining creatures developed by the artists of AS220 Youth. As the story goes, each has played an integral role in destroying what human beings have created: systems…