Nick Dalton, A professional Broadway actor and Artists Striving to End Poverty (ASTEP) ambassador visited SSLA to conduct a workshop on ‘The Power of Art’. On the 8th of March 2014. The workshop was a series of discussions, music samples, videos and other activities meant to explore what the participants think art is and how it has the power the change our lives. The workshop explored the idea that art can help shape our lives and the culture we build for ourselves. By the end of the workshop, the participants had collectively created a piece of art based off of a piece of music, a quote, a picture and an apple!
Nick Dalton currently lives in Pune and is on the staff of Teach for India. He is spearheading a national movement to integrate the arts into the teaching methods of government school teachers.