NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An event Saturday recognized the importance of arts education with song and dance.
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The event, hosted by New 42 in Times Square, was to honor the educators who inspire and excite through performing arts.
“Arts education is absolutely everything. If I had not had an outlet of expression and a place to put all of my feelings about being an adolescent human being, I think I would’ve taken a really different path,” Bareilles said.