To provide Stark County area teenagers with hands-on experience in the arts in a professional environment that encourages excellence in learning, performance, and service.
Community Arts Experience, Inc. (C.A.E.) is a 501(c)(3) mentoring arts academy that provides 21st Century Learning skills to Stark County, Ohio youth 7 - 18 years of age. C.A.E. has identified and developed eight focus modules of technical instruction to promote distinctive experiences for youth with various interests’ in careers within the arts community. The modules offered are Music Appreciation, Theatre Arts, Fashion/Graphic Design, Multimedia, Dance, Culinary Arts, Invention-Art, and Business Management. C.A.E.’s goals are to cultivate entrepreneurial thinking, promote social, emotional, and economic development, and create relevant technical experiences in a fun-filled professional environment. C.A.E. has an all encompassing diversified business model – strategically designed to educate students utilizing S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) initiatives in curriculum development based on National and State standards.