FirstWorks 2016-17 tickets on sale July 21

BOX OFFICE: CARTOGRAPHY

CARTOGRAPHY

Experience stunning visuals and deeply human narratives in this poignant work designed for audiences of all ages. Woven from accounts of young refugees’ journeys, CARTOGRAPHY uses simple storytelling with interactive video technology to recount young peoples’ experiences of modern-day migration.
Free – Registration Required

BOX OFFICE CARTOGRAPHY – Mapping our Journeys

CREATIVE CONVERSATION
CARTOGRAPHY – Mapping our Journeys

Join FirstWorks, the creators of the multimedia performance CARTOGRAPHY, and esteemed members of our cultural community as we examine how the arts represent migration and immigrant narratives.
Free – registration required
A man in a black beanie and Black Lives Matter mask playing the violin

BOX OFFICE OUR COUNTRY

OUR COUNTRY: A CREATIVE CONVERSATION

Free screening of FirstWorks Artistic Ambassador Daniel Bernard Roumain (DBR) and flexing dance pioneer Drew Dollaz’ collaborative works Our Country and About Face. Screening followed by a Creative Conversation with the artists about their work, which fosters awareness of and conversations about racial injustice.
Free – registration required
A Black woman dancing and smiling with her hair flying above her head and her arms raised

BOX OFFICE: Maud Arnold PD

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP: Tap Dance For Emotional and Stress Release

with Maud Arnold of Syncopated Ladies
This workshop will share ways teachers can use tap dancing as a vehicle for students to express thoughts and beliefs they may have difficulty verbalizing. A history of tap will be discussed along with Maud’s and the Syncopated Ladies’ own way of finding their joy and voice through the artistry and concentration of tap dancing.
FREE TO EDUCATORS – REGISTRATION REQUIRED