FLOURISH! Creating Bold Communities Through Art: Discussion and Showcase

Friday May 3rd
5-6:30 pm – Discussion
8-10pm – Performance Showcase and Open Mic

Location: Pacific Cafe, 10874 97 Street, Edmonton
Facebook Event

DISCUSSION – 5:00pm-6:30pm

Why do we make art?
How do we define community?
What role does our art play in the commuity? How can we use art to build community?
In our art, do we have to be accountable to our audience/community?
As organizers, how can we create safer/inclusive/accessible spaces?

This discussion is open to artists, organizers and community members who are interested in building community through art. We will invite each participant to talk about our own experiences, what we’ve learned from our practices as artists and/or organizers, and tools and suggestions for the future.

PERFORMANCE SHOWCASE AND OPEN MIC – 8:00pm-10:00pm

Entrance by donation, with proceeds going to venue and performers.

Featuring:
Kathryn Lennon
Lindsay Jack Brauweiler
Janice Lee
More performers to be announced soon!

We welcome new voices to share on the Open Mic!

If you would like to perform, please contact kathrynlennon@gmail.com

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