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Recurring Event Teen DJ Academy

Photograph of DJ academy student using turntable while listening to headphones during Warhol youth invasion event.

Photo by Dawn Hartman

Learn to build and blend your own remixes that will get everyone on the dance floor! Presented in partnership with Tech 25, the Teen DJ Academy is a 12-week workshop series taught by professional live and touring DJs. Participants will get hands-on experience with pro gear and perform at Youth Invasion, Community Day, and LGBTQ+ Prom. Participants must be ages 13–18 and must attend a minimum of nine workshops in order to perform. This program is free and participants will earn a stipend for the 12 week program plus an additional stipend per performance. Space is limited.

Youth Invasion
Friday, April 26

30th Anniversary Community Day (subject to change)
Sunday, May 19

Saturday, June 15

Co-presented with Tech 25

Tech 25

The DJ Academy Workshops are generously supported by The Richard King Mellon Foundation, Howmet, Dell, and the Hillman Foundation.


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