2017 ACT Video Showcase on May 25

Willimantic – EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) students will present nearly 40 student-made films at the ACT 2017 Spring VideoFest on Thurs., May 25, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., at the Capitol Theater, 896 Main St., Willimantic.

The public is invited to attend and admission is $1. Please note: Some films contain adult content and language.

“ACT video students have worked hard this semester to create videos that demonstrate both their skill level and creative spirit,” said ACT Audio/Visual teacher Dan Boisvert.

Among the variety of short films being screened are animations, local business promotional videos, historical documentaries and more.

More than 25 students in ACT’s introductory audio/visual, community video production, advanced audio/visual and screen writing courses will showcase their work.

For more information about the VideoFest, contact Jessica Folta at ACT, 860-465-5636, ext. 1.

ACT is a public arts magnet high school administered by EASTCONN. ACT is currently recruiting academically motivated students who will enter grades 9-12 in the 2017-2018 school year. To learn more or download an application, visit www.eastconn.org/ACT or call 860-465-5636.

EASTCONN is a public, non-profit regional educational service center, which has been serving the educational needs of northeastern Connecticut schools and communities since 1980. Learn more at www.eastconn.org