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Podcast
Sep 5, 2017
Image: Seligman Performing Arts Centre. Public Domain.

Challenging inequities in and through the arts

Talking Radical Radio
Michele Decottignie and Olivia Marie Golosky talk about Stage Left Productions, theatre of the oppressed, and challenging inequities in the performing arts.
Podcast
May 2, 2017

Feminism, art and Wikipedia

Talking Radical Radio
Areum Kim and Amber Berson talk about the Art & Feminism campaign's work to close the gender gap on Wikipedia.
Podcast
May 16, 2016

Mixed-ability dance pushes boundaries of art form

Redeye
All Bodies Dance Project brings together people with and without disabilities to explore movement as a means of creative expression. Naomi Brand explains the challenges and joys of inclusive dance.
Podcast
Feb 18, 2016

Play: Riding on a Cloud

Redeye
Yasser Mroué was shot in the head by a sniper's bullet during the Lebanese civil war. Writer and director Rabih Mroué puts his brother on stage to tell the story of his life, before and after the war.
Podcast
Oct 25, 2015

Death in a Dumpster: The Musical

Redeye
Death in a Dumpster is based on a short play by renowned anti-poverty activist and author Sheila Baxter. It's been written, composed and performed by a group of street-involved youth.
Podcast
Nov 17, 2014

The Latvian art diaries

The Swan Song
Riga, Latvia's capital, was chosen as the 2014 European Capital of Culture. These are some stories from Riga's creative community.
Blog
Mar 2, 2014

Arts impacting life: 3 glimpses

Holly Adams
Three brief glimpses of wonderful arts work happening on grassroots levels -- art that pushes back ignorance and intolerance.
Podcast
Oct 1, 2013

Play: 'You Should Have Stayed Home'

Redeye
Playwright Tommy Taylor was one of 900 people arrested and held in detention during the G20 summit in Toronto in July 2010. He’s turned the Facebook post he wrote about it into a play.
Podcast
Aug 30, 2013
Lindsey Higgs on gender equality

Lindsey Higgs on MTV EXIT and gender equality

face2face
Lindsey touches on gender equality, our responsibility to the other and why she does what she does. She has a passion for youth engagement and social change of all kinds.
Blog
Apr 21, 2013

Advocating for arts in education

Holly Adams
New research about the impact of arts in education on students, teachers and adults in the workforce.
Podcast
Mar 19, 2013

Play: How Has My Love Affected You?

Redeye
Marcus Youssef is well-known for his plays on political issues from the invasion of Iraq to Canadian involvement in Afghanistan. His most recent production moves into more personal territory.
Blog
Dec 6, 2012

Rigour and joy

Holly Adams
A teaching artist's reflections on trials and tribulations in this year's fourth grade...
Book Review
Dec 6, 2012

Teaching the ABCs for activists to be

Corey Hill
Billed as a book for the children of the 99%, A is for Activist is the radical vision of Innosanto Nagara, a graphic designer and social justice activist from Oakland, California.
Blog
Nov 23, 2012
Shearwater Productions, AFCU Business of the Month

Biz and Art

Holly Adams
What do you do in the face of sudden 'project loss'? Tips for growing your arts/community business in times of strife!

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