After School Program for Teen Girls (Ages 13-18)email or call 206-322-9500 for more info
|Deep SEEDs |
(Self-esteem,Empowerment and Education through Dance)
Deep SEEDs is an after school program, established by Founder/Director Myra Krien in 2001 to present to youth the finest instruction in Middle Eastern Arts along with programming that promotes self-discovery and self-actualization, provides mentorship at a very high level and prepares young women for Independence.
RECEIVE PE CREDITS THROUGH YOUR SCHOOL WHILE ATTENDING THIS PROGRAM
Transportation is available from Franklin High School, Mercer Middle School and Orca K-8 through Seattle Public Schools to 2524 16th Ave S #311, Seattle WA 98144
Deep SEEDs has performed at Seattle Art Museum Elles: Women Artists of Pompidou, and Capital Hill's 12th Ave Street Fair
To mentor young women in order to create healthy and strong individuals who are socially and fiscally responsible to themselves and their community. This is accomplished through the vehicle of dance, specifically American Tribal Style (ATS) dance, talking circles, journal writing and presentations.
The program accepts 25 teen girls (13 to 18 years old) in the Seattle community for one academic year of after-school classes, 1 1/2 hours each, two times per week. Entrance into the program does not depend on demonstrated talent, standard beauty, or ability to pay the fees.
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