www.examiner.com: Tinsel Korey, who portrays Emily Young in The Twilight Saga: New Moon and The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, will be making her way to La Push, Washington to speak to the youth of the Quileute Nation. According to a recent press release:
The Quileute Tribe featured in Stephenie Meyer’s “Twilight Saga: New Moon” welcomes actress Tinsel Korey to La Push September 8th. Tinsel is conducting acting workshops at the Tribal School for ages 4-25. “In true native tradition, she is doing what our ancestors & elders have taught us to do for centuries” states Chairwoman Carol Hatch, “Tinsel is giving back and sharing her gifts and talents with our Native youth.”
“I think it is fantastic”, states Al Zantua, Quileute Tribal School Principal, “for her to reach out to the kids after reaching that level of notoriety is inspiring and remarkable. Our kids are pretty excited!”
Read more here.
Well, well well…this is really cool and such a great opportunity for the wonderful folks in La Push to meet a rising star!
Are you in the area? Will you go?