A year ago our collective came together propelled by uncertainty and inspired to create anew. We had nothing more than our ideas, hopes, and support of each other and friends. These are still our most treasured assets. To those we can add our accomplishments of the year. We can see the sprouting of the seeds we planted and cared for since our unveiling event in May of last year.
performed at the opening of the city's Cultural Planning session in Wicker Park and participated in discussions about spaces, sustainability and arts education that will help to shape the next 20 years of culture in Chicago.
performed at the International Women's Day Celebration at the Wicker Park Art Center
all the while we have been meeting as an ensemble, creating new performance material, discussing grants and dreaming of our next big ideas.
Next: • Summer Ensemble: 30 stipend positions for teens supported by After School Matters to delve into our process of creatively enhancing the mental capacity for curiosity, happiness, resilience, and initiative. Cultivating individual quirkiness and a community of intelligence to create a diverse cross-polination of ideas. • Curiosity Club:summer daycamp for kids ages 8-11 to delve into art and science projects. Active bodies + Engaged minds = Happy kids.
Feeding hungry minds one curious moment at a time.