The Cindy Bandle Young Critics (CBYC) is a joint venture between Goodman Theatre and the Association for Women Journalists (AWJ) that introduces young women in the 10th and 11th grades to theatre criticism and the world of professional writing. This entirely free program provides tickets to productions in the Goodman’s 2015 – 16 season as well as one-on-one mentoring from professional journalists in the AWJ. Participants write reviews of the shows they see while learning more about the theatric and journalistic fields. Applications are due Friday, Oct. 16, 2015.
For more information, contact CBYC@goodmantheatre.org
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.