To cultivate new audiences for Latin jazz by presenting "pop-up" performances of local artists using a portable stage
To fuel new ideas for the classroom by providing digital media teachers with a three-day artists' retreat and a year-round network of support
To challenge modern perceptions of puppetry by bringing together four Detroit organizations for puppet theater productions
To allow student artists to exhibit their work by creating a multipurpose exposition space with a focus on education and community outreach and participation
To develop young people's awareness of the city's vibrant cultural scene through interactive scavenger hunts led by local artists
To celebrate the landmark power plant in downtown St. Paul as a largely sustainable fuel source by projecting a light show on the steam plume that billows from the roof
To produce at least 110 intergenerational, non-commercial programs per year ranging from intimate cabaret-style concerts to multi-day performances.
To develop a series of shared community experiences that serve as a focal point for all including performances and learning opportunities for area youth.
To promote understanding and respect among youths and adults of all ethnic, religious and socio-economic backgrounds with an Arab Music Concert Series
To create “The Winnebago Workshop,” a mobile classroom where teens are paired with artists to create multimedia stories
To bring the arts into people’s everyday lives by infusing music experiences into unlikely places in downtown St. Paul during the noontime hour.
To engage the community in a conversation on the creative process through screenings of a documentary on Chinese-American philosopher and activist Grace Lee Boggs