ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID

Mar 21, 2018


Welcome to Cenla’s Elite Studio & Cheer Team, where we celebrate the artistic expression and talent of young individuals. In the challenging times that COVID-19 has presented, it's important to find ways to connect, express, and engage with the world around us. We believe in providing a platform for teenagers to showcase their artistic abilities and share their unique perspectives on teen life during this pandemic. Our Teen Open Call 2021, titled "ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID," aims to capture the ups and downs, challenges and triumphs, and the overall spirit of resilience that teenagers have displayed during these unprecedented times.

About Cenla’s Elite Studio & Cheer Team

Cenla’s Elite Studio & Cheer Team is a premier performing arts studio located in the heart of Cenla. Our mission is to nurture and develop the talents of young performers, allowing them to express their creativity and passion in a supportive and inclusive environment. As a renowned establishment in the arts and entertainment industry, we offer top-notch training in various disciplines, including dance, music, theatre, and cheerleading. We take pride in our commitment to excellence and providing opportunities for young artists to shine.

Teen Open Call 2021

Our Teen Open Call 2021, themed "ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID," aims to capture the essence of what it means to be a teenager during this global pandemic. We invite teenagers from all walks of life to share their stories, experiences, and emotions through various artistic mediums. Whether it's a painting, photograph, poem, short story, song, or dance routine, we encourage participants to think creatively and tell their unique tale of resilience, isolation, and connection. This open call is an opportunity for young artists to propel their careers and make their artistic voices heard.

How to Participate

  1. Review the Theme: Understand the theme "ISOLATION / CONNECTION: Teen Life in the Time of COVID" and brainstorm ideas that resonate with you.
  2. Create Your Artwork: Use your preferred artistic medium to create a piece that reflects your interpretation of the theme. Let your creativity flow and don't be afraid to take risks.
  3. Submission Guidelines: Submit your artwork digitally by using the designated form on our website. Ensure that your submission meets the specified criteria regarding file format and size.
  4. Include Artist Statement: Along with your artwork, include an artist statement that briefly explains the inspiration behind your piece and its connection to the theme.
  5. Submit Before Deadline: Mark your calendars! The submission deadline for Teen Open Call 2021 is [insert deadline date here]. Make sure to submit your artwork and statement before the cutoff time to be considered.
  6. Selection Process: Our expert panel of judges will review all submissions and select the artworks that exemplify creativity, technical skill, and a deep understanding of the theme.
  7. Announcement of Winners: Once the judging process is complete, we will announce the selected winners on our website and social media platforms. Stay tuned!
  8. Exhibition and Recognition: The chosen artworks will be displayed in a prestigious exhibition, showcasing the talent and resilience of teenage artists. Winners will receive recognition and additional opportunities for further artistic development.

Why Participate?

By participating in our Teen Open Call 2021, you have the chance to showcase your talent to a wider audience, gain exposure in the arts community, and receive recognition for your artistic endeavors. Additionally, this experience can serve as a valuable addition to your portfolio or resume, demonstrating your ability to express powerful ideas and emotions through art. Furthermore, your participation helps raise awareness about the impact of COVID-19 on teenage life and fosters a sense of unity and understanding in the community.


At Cenla’s Elite Studio & Cheer Team, we believe in the power of art to transcend boundaries and bring people together. Our Teen Open Call 2021 provides a platform for teenagers to express their unique perspectives on teen life during the time of COVID-19. Join us in celebrating the resilience, creativity, and strength of young artists as they navigate these challenging times. We look forward to receiving your submissions and witnessing the incredible talent that the next generation holds!

John Pierpoint
This is an amazing opportunity for young artists to express their creativity and connect with others! 🎨🌟
Nov 9, 2023
Songyang Yuan
Great opportunity for young artists to express themselves!
Nov 8, 2023