ART DISCIPLINES - ARTS EDUCATION
Allison Joseph – "Learning the Blues for John"
Poet Allison Joseph reads "Learning the Blues for Jon."
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Living History – Art Alive
See how students at Chicago schools are gaining a deeper appreciation of the past through the integration of arts in the classroom.
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Beauty Rises: Four Lives in the Arts – Beauty Rises, an Introduction
Meet the subjects of
Beauty Rises: Four Lives in the Arts.
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Laura Wiley – Birthing Rehearsal
Co-Director Laura Wiley rehearses the birthing scene with Ana, who plays the mother in
Pilsen Profile – Break It Down
Drop in on a breakdancing class at Pros Arts Studio.
Lights, Camera, Action! – Cinematic Study
Get a behind-the-scenes peek as students from Chicago Vocational Career Academy shoot scenes from "The Last Stain"
Laura Wiley – Come Forth
"Come Forth," a scene from Albany Park Theater Project's performance of
Orbert Davis – Composing and Rehearsing
Orbert Davis composes at home, then rehearses with the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic.
Word on the Street – Fighting for a Voice
See the exciting and moving stories that the young Chicago filmmakers at Street Level Youth Media tell when they're given
the opportunity to share their films with the rest of the world.
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Orbert Davis – Fond Memories
Orbert Davis reminisces with math teacher Charles Danish about the role the educator played in his musical development.
Laura Wiley – Good News
Laura Wiley gets good news about her cancer treatments.
The School of Cool – Grand Finale
Watch as Janice Borla's students prepare their rousing numbers to close out the jazz camp.
Blackboard Broadsides – If I Were the President
Michael Miles explains how he engages students and helps them compose "If I Were the President," a song they'd sing and send
to President Bush.
Here Comes the Sun – Into the Woods
Visit the Upper Illinois River Valley for a peek at Art and Science in the Woods.
Let the Music Set You Free – Keeping Their Dreams
Join Meade Palidofsky as she helps give kids a second chance with the Music Theater Workshop.
Pilsen Profile – Lessons from the Big Top
Clown around a bit with the Kids Circus at Pros Arts Studio.
Allison Joseph – Meet Allison Joseph
Who is Allison Joseph?
Laura Wiley – Meet Laura Wiley
Laura Wiley explains the mission of Albany Park Theater Project on the first day of rehearsal.
Orbert Davis – Meet Orbert Davis
Does musician Orbert Davis have any free time?
Blackboard Broadsides – Of Thee I Sing
Watch Michael Miles strike a chord with Chicago public school students as he leads them on a songwriting journey.
Orbert Davis – Orbert Davis Performs
Join Orbert Davis as he performs his composition "Priority" on
Arts Across Illinois: CenterStage in 2005.
Orbert Davis – Orbert Davis Story
Orbert Davis visits his hometown of Momence,IL, and conducts a rehearsal at Lorenzo Smith Elementary in Hopkins Park.
School Days – Perfect Pitch
Sit in on the annual Artist in Residence auditions by Rock Island storyteller
Reanae McNeal, Rockford instrument-maker David Stocker and Macomb musician Chris Vallillo.
Tip Top Tap – Pull Up A Chair
Reggio "the Hoofer" McLaughlin and Ernest "Brownie" Brown lead their Libertyville and Chicago students through the classic
"Chair Dance" on
Arts Across Illinois: CenterStage in 2004.
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Tip Top Tap – Tap Practice
Watch Reggio "the Hoofer" McLaughlin and Ernest "Brownie" Brown lead a tap class.
Tip Top Tap – Tap Tradition
Find out how the Chicago Human Rhythm Project keeps tap and percussive dance moving forward by looking back.
Pilsen Profile – The Art of Empowerment
Learn more about how Pros Arts Studio is involving kids in the arts in the Pilsen community.
Laura Wiley – The Confession
"The Confession," a scene from Albany Park Theater Project's performance of
Allison Joseph – The Poet as a Fan
Allison Joseph reads her poem, "For the Love of the Game" and visits a writer's retreat.
Ancient Rhythm – Tsukasa Taiko Performs
Watch JASC Tsukasa Taiko perform on
Arts Across Illinois: CenterStage in 2005.
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