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Drag Story Hour
Step into “Veranda’s living room”—complete with shiny shimmery decor, a pian...
October 10 - October 18, 2020
An original writing and performance project for youth, by youth, exploring the impact of coronavirus and Black Lives Matter in their lives. The program offered a unique opportunity to unite our youth participants from across our past programming and shows to share their stories, their hopes, and their experiences. Together, they developed this piece.
Participants worked with local teaching artists to create original scripts and music in hopes to connect, support, and inspire one another and our community. The final project culminates in October for a STREAMED performance that is NWT's Fall Youth Production.
Fall Youth Production, ages 9 – 18
Streaming | Approx. run time: 1hr 15mins
Pay What You Can streaming available for every showing
Donations of all sizes create artistic opportunities for hundreds of youth and adults each year.
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Our journey started with a big vision and a small seed. Over 43 years later, that vision has transformed thousands of lives and a near west side community.
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