Be The Media! NY Youth Shout Out Media Production Workshop


5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Event Type


 Youth Media Track, for: tweens through young adults; media experience not necessary.

$15 Workshop fee for local youth. Scholarships available: no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Requested donations from participating youth media organizations.

Co-sponsored by Youth Media Sanctuary & Youth FX

PARTICIPATING GROUPS include: Youth Media Sanctuary, Youth FX, Green Guerillas, Tech Valley High School, Troy High School and HarlemLIVE!

Join in an afternoon of creative production, networking youth media makers and newbies from across the state to discuss issues shout out by youth.  Youth media makers will break into teams to create short video projects about key issues and challenges in their lives.  Their work will be premiered that evening at the NY Youth Media Shout Out screening!

BIOS: Our “Be the Media” youth educator team includes artist/educators Victoria Kereszi, Abby Lublin, Andrew Lynn, Ellie Markovitch, Branda Miller, Bhawin Suchak and Gaetano Vaccaro.

Check out the videos made last year by youth media makers in the Spring ’10 Be the Media NY Youth Media Shout Out workshop:



PSA in a Day #1:

Youth Voices




PSA in a Day #2:

High Fructose Corn Syrup





PSA in a Day #3:

How Do You See the World?




PSA in a Day #4:

Speak Out for Education