South Shore Arts To Supply Free Live Art Shows In Might

Shaniqua Juliano

It is a spectacular combination of drama, dance, music and ritual. Characters with vividly painted faces and elaborate costumes re-enact tales from the Hindu epics, Mahabharata and Ramayana. Its concept could be traced back to the Natya Shastra of Bharata Muni, a sage from Tamil Nadu . The Natya Shastra […]

Morris votes to issue cease-and-desist order to halt popular outdoor concert series at South Farms in Litchfield County after this year

Shaniqua Juliano

The Morris Planning and Zoning Commission has ordered a groundbreaking outdoor music series that emerged during the pandemic in Litchfield County to end after after complaints about noise, lights and traffic. The commission voted Wednesday to issue a cease-and-desist order dated Feb. 1, 2021—the end date for an executive order […]

Creative placemaking could be the key to catalyzing real estate development on Chicago’s South Side. One success story is garnering international acclaim

Shaniqua Juliano

CHICAGO — It’s no secret that some of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods have suffered from a certain level of financial disinvestment, often systemic and spread out over decades. Load Error But one Chicagoan’s efforts to inject new enthusiasm and a sense of community, anchored by artistic and cultural endeavors, are attracting […]

Creative placemaking could be the key to catalyzing real estate development on Chicago’s South Side. Here’s how one success story is garnering international acclaim.

Shaniqua Juliano

It’s no secret that some of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods have suffered from a certain level of financial disinvestment, often systemic and spread out over decades. © Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune/Chicago Tribune/TNS Dance instructors Daniel “Bravemonk” Haywood and Kelsa “K-Soul” Robinson on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020 at the Dorchester Art […]