ARTISTS

ARTISTS

Corey DePina

Type: Workshop, Residency
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: 4 - 12

Corey DePina is a skilled rapper and workshop leader who hosts Boston’s largest and longest running all age open one mic event: Critical Breakdown. His work as a facilitator for local and national non profits and community centers has earned him numerous awards, including: the 2008 Good Neighbor Award from East Boston’s NOAH, the 2008 Community Leadership Award from Jamaica Plain's Hyde Square Task Force, the 2011 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards, President’s Committee on the Arts and the Humanities, and the 2014 Best Initiative, Best Youth Worker of the Year.

Programs Offered

Corey DePina teaches rap and hip hop culture workshops for schools in Massachusetts