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International Women's Day Workshops

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Dominique

As part of the International Women’s Day celebration, MNB in partnership with the Charlotte Street Arts Centre is happy to present FREE workshops geared towards women in the music industry and more specifically youth that we hope will soon be part of our industry! 

Register here: https://form.jotform.com/210673707629057

Workshops & facilitators: 

March 20th 1-3:30pm  
Taking Up Space facilitated by Lisa Anne Ross from Solo Chicken Productions.

Through movement and exploring  theatre exercises we will learn how to take up space with Lisa Anne Ross.  

Lisa (she/her) is a theatre and community arts nerd. Before moving to Fredericton in  2010, she toured extensively, hit the festival circuits and performed in a lot of cute  regional theatres. She studied theatre at Dalhousie, The Dell’arte School of Physical  Theatre and has a Master’s from York in ‘theatre as a tool for social change’. In addition  to teaching and directing at St. Thomas University, Lisa is the Artistic Producer of Solo  Chicken Productions and now the Co-Artistic Director of the coop. Launching the coop in 2015 with fellow artist Lesandra Dodson has been an amazing artistic and personal  adventure and she has been delighted to share the work of these talented emerging  artists with the world.  

March 27th: 1-3:30pm  
Storytelling Through Songwriting facilitated by Kylie Fox.  

Kylie (she/her) is a Canadian touring singer songwriter and recording artist. She has  released two studio albums and has studied song writing at the Banff Centre for the Arts  International Songwriting Residency. Kylie was recently named as New Brunswick’s  Breakthrough Artist of the Year for (2020). She values honest story telling and creativity  in her songwriting. In this workshop we will learn a few tips & tricks about songwriting!!