Preparing Students for Careers in the Arts
The Baltimore School for the Arts isn't just any public school. The institution prepares its students for careers in the arts and auditions take the place of entrance exams. An article in the Baltimore Sun follows young applicants through the process.
"I was an inner-city kid, and the school exposed me for the first time to a number of cultures. That helped to break down biases. From 8 to 4, it was our own little utopia."
Class of 1986, Grammy-nominated Jazz Saxophonist