Shaun Leonardo’s performance practice, anchored by his work in Assembly—a diversion program for court-involved youth at the Brooklyn-based arts nonprofit Recess—is participatory and invested in a process of embodiment.
Leonardo is a Brooklyn-based artist from Queens, New York City. His work has been featured at the Guggenheim Museum, the High Line, and New Museum, and recently profiled in the New York Times and CNN. His solo exhibition, The Breath of Empty Space, was recently presented at MICA, MASS MoCA, and The Bronx Museum. And his first major public art commission, Between Four Freedoms, recently premiered at Four Freedoms Park Conservancy.
Leonardo recently joined Recess as Co-Director, helping guide the organization’s continuous evolution as an engine of social change.
Voice Day (Monday, October 17, 2022) is your opportunity to meet the voice faculty and students at UNCG. Your day at UNCG will consist of rehearsing with the choirs, observing opera rehearsal, singing in a masterclass with our dynamic voice faculty, talking with voice students, checking out our creative course offerings, and enjoying a recital performed by UNCG Voice students.
Your registration will also give you access to resources related to auditioning; degrees in Music Education and Music Performance at UNCG; Choir and Opera at UNCG; Frequently Asked Questions; and tours of our facilities.
We look forward to welcoming you to UNCG!