As part of its ongoing mission to close the opportunity gap for low-income students, Horizons at Norwalk Community College is expanding beyond its traditional six-week summer program to offer an enrichment program during the school year. And it is partnering with several local non-profits to do it.
Horizons NCC hosted “Let’s Play Shakespeare,” an interactive workshop for children in kindergarten through fifth grade on Saturday, April 28, at Norwalk Community College’s East Campus. The program was created in collaboration with local theater company Shakespeare on the Sound, and focused on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The event featured both a drama workshop, presented by Shakespeare on the Sound, and a literacy workshop provided by the Horizons summer staff. Students explored the themes of love and friendship, as portrayed in the play.
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