Mar 19, 2014 11:04 AM by Scott Brazda
Some of Acadiana's most amazing young artists are taking center stage in the Lafayette Parish School System's "Talented Arts Festival" held this week at Cite' Des Arts in Lafayette.
We're talking visual arts, musical arts and theatre arts, all special education programs involving over 30 schools and 600 students.
But while the various forms of art are fun and appealing, does having the arts in our schools really matter? In today's "Spirit of Acadiana" Scott Brazda speaks with Lafayette high senior Gabriella Russ arts advocate extraordinaire.