We'd like to welcome People of the Global Majority (Black, Brown, Indigenous, People of Color, and Mixed Race) to these song circles. Wh...
Saturday, April 30, 2022
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Tuesday, April 26, 2022
Not having a lot of capacity to do exhaustive research, I took to my personal mobile research unit and intuited my way to something that felt natural and meaningful. Here's the write-up; a video from the service is at the end. Let us know what you think.
Refrain: Instructions first with (accompanying words from the song in parathesis)
- Standing in a circle facing in, take hands with your neighbors and take four steps in (Dance then)
- Step back 4 steps (wherever you may be)
- Turn in place to the right (I am the Lord of the Dance said he)
Saturday, April 9, 2022
We are delighted to welcome Rie Gilsdorf to share some of their story with Freeing Refrains. RSVP below and then watch for our interview with them to drop.
Day: Thursday, May 19, 2022
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m. CT
RSVP free: Eventbrite
Bio: Rie Algeo Gilsdorf, MS, MA, has broad experience as a principal, arts administrator, facilitator, coach, teacher of science and dance, and parent in innovative public, private, magnet and charter schools. She spent her early career delivering, designing and guiding arts-integrated, student-centered learning, and most recently spent five years at Courageous Conversation learning how to engage productively in equity work as a white woman.
Throughout her career Rie has also facilitated adult learning that develops capacity to achieve equity across race, gender, sexuality and ability in redesigned schools and progressive faith communities.