Syracuse Stage to Feature Original Stop Motion Films by High School Students, 5/20
The Syracuse Stage 2014 artsEmerging program features the work of students from four local high schools. Students from Fowler, Henninger, Nottingham and Fayetteville-Manlius High Schools produced short films that will be presented at Syracuse Stage during a premiere viewing and reception beginning at 7 p.m. May 20. The screening is free and open to the public.
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DIY Stop-motion Animation
Would you like to be an animator in two hours? It’s possible! In this class you will learn the tools and techniques to create your own animated movies. Spend course time working on a short animated video with the potential to exhibit online or on our TV channels.
DIY Stop-Motion Animation
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