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Moving Words Update (3/29/2017) - We are excited to announce that the Moving Words U.S. premier will be at the Ehringer Center at Drew University on September 9, 7-9:30pm. There will be a Talk Back with the writers after the showing, followed by a reception hosted by ARTS By The People and The Santiago Abut Foundation, in loving memory of Santi Abut.
Moving Words Progress (3/29/2017) - The 'Moving Words' project received a warm welcome in Shenkar College of Engineering and Design! Eleven visual communication students in their senior year took on the written pieces of our writers, and using a variety of techniques and styles - made them their own.

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Today we debuted the pieces created in our Stories in Motion class. The result of a collaborative effort between seniors at the Lester Senior Housing Community and ARTS By The People, the show included dance routines set to poems written in the class, as well as a photo exhibit documenting the class' progression over the summer. ... See MoreSee Less

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What: Stories in Motion
Where: Lester Senior Housing, 905 Rt. 10 East, Whippany, NJ
When: Sunday, August 20, 3-4:40pm
Stories in Motion is a collaboration which brings senior citizens and artists together in an innovative program which combines original spoken word poems and dance culminating in a spoken word and dance performance.
The accompanying photography exhibit will serve to illustrate the progression of the program as the seniors experiment with movement as a method of expression.
Artists:
Paul Rabinowitz is the founder and Executive Director of ARTS By The People, and has had the honor of working with the residents at Village, Plaza and Lester for the past 9 years.
Alyssa Tiren is an intern with ARTS By The People, and has been dancing for the past 17 years. She is currently studying dance and psychology with a minor in eduction at Skidmore College.
Allison Estremera is an intern with ARTS By The People. She is a recent graduate of Drew University, where she studied English and Film and Media Studies with minors in
Photography and Italian.
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After 9 months of brainstorming and discussions, designing and formatting, our 24 page, full color PROSPECTUS is in the house! Big thanks to our incredible interns Alexa Young, Allison Estremera, Mel Efrus and Aaron Sartorio who steered the project and made it happen. ... See MoreSee Less

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Join Arts By The People for an afternoon of a "Taste of the Arts." The organization is hosting a special event welcoming the local community for wine and craft beer tasting and good conversation at Short Stories Community Book Hub, located in Madison, NJ.

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be served along with light bites complementary from Gary's Wine in Madison, NJ. The fun begins at 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Sunday, October 8, 2017. The event is $25 in advance to attend; $30 at the door. Tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets:
www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3054590

For more information, visit the organization's website at www.artsbythepeople.org.
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Taste of the Arts, Madison, NJ

October 8, 2017, 2:00pm - October 8, 2017, 4:00pm

Join Arts By The People for an afternoon of a "Taste of the Arts." The organization is hosting a special event welcoming the local community for wine and craft beer tasting and good conversation at Short Stories Community Book Hub, located in Madison, NJ. Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be served along with light bites complementary from Gary's Wine in Madison, NJ. The fun begins at 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm on Sunday, October 8, 2017. The event is $25 in advance to attend; $30 at the door. Tickets available at Brown Paper Tickets: www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3054590 For more information, visit the organization's website at www.artsbythepeople.org.

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