ARTSaturday at LFL:Ragdale Presents ARTS TRIFECTA

Hosted by: Lake Forest Library
The event will start on: Aug 18, 2012
And will end on: Aug 18, 2012
Posted by: Admin 1
360 E. Deerpath

ARTSaturday at Lake Forest Library
Ragdale presents: Arts Trifecta
August 18, 1:00 P.M. Free

Teaching artists from Chicago's renowned
Old Town School of Folk Music, Silk Road Rising and Marwen collaborate on a dynamic presentation of music, theater and visual art following a residency at Ragdale, the artist retreat in Lake Forest.

Celebrating creativity
and diversity, the presentation includes a brief artists' talk, a mini-staged reading, and a short musical performance produced by three of the artists in the residency group. Families and children of all ages are welcome. 

The Old Town School of Folk Music teaches
and celebrates music and cultural expressions rooted in the diverse American and global traditions. Silk Road Rising creates live and online theatre that tells stories through Asian American and Middle Eastern American lenses. Marwen educates and inspires under-served young people through the visual arts.

 Ragdale, an artist retreat in Lake Forest, hosts up to 200 writers and artists each year. This Ragdale teaching artist residency is supported by the
National Endowment for the ArtsNational Endowment for the Arts.