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Music From the Soul – Lincoln Center Passport

Zoom

Join us for an interactive tap dance workshop featuring performances and activities led by artists from Music From The Sole. An NYC-based tap dance company and live music ensemble, the group merges Afro-Brazilian rhythms and music with the great American tap tradition. Designed for children, teens, and adults with disabilities and their families, Passport to […]

WeBop “Jazz Heroes” 4-Week Series with Jazz at Lincoln Center – Lincoln Center Passport

Zoom

Taking place on Sundays in February, beginning Sunday, February 7th, this spring virtual WeBop “Jazz Heroes!" is designed for children aged 6 to 9 years old. During this interactive, small group program, led by musicians, you and your child will be immersed in an authentic jazz experience by learning about famous jazz pioneers – such […]

CCAC Lunch and Learn: Invisible Disabilities

Online Program
Virtual Event

One in four people in America live with a disability, with “invisible” or “hidden” disabilities making up a large fraction of this population. People with invisible disabilities by definition may experience conditions that are not visible from the outside but that still affect their movements, senses, or actions. Please join us for an honest and informal discussion about invisible disabilities in a safe space.

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Noche Flamenca – Lincoln Center Moments

Zoom

Join Noche Flamenca as they present us with transcendent performances showcasing flamenco through song, music, and dance. Founded in 1993, the company strives to bring the diverse and expansive world of passion and emotion that is flamenco. Lincoln Center Moments is a free performance-based program specially designed for individuals with dementia and their caregivers. All […]

Creative Explorations at Home with CaringKind

Zoom

We invite people living with dementia and their caregivers to register for online interactive classes, each series highlighting a different creative discipline including visual and performing arts, and horticulture. Participants are welcome to register for more than one 8-week series. Teaching artists encourage joy and interaction through dialogue, art making or music making. Pre-registration for […]

Broken Heart Clinic

Access Living Chicago

UIC’s Disability Cultural Center, Access Living’s Arts and Culture Project and SAIC’s Disability Culture & Activism Lab (DCAL) are teaming up to bring back the Broken Heart Clinic! Got a broken heart? Aching for someone? Broken hearted from broken systems? Disappointed with neglect and nonresponse? Join us for some VIRTUAL community and art making, two […]

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WeBop “Jazz Heroes” 4-Week Series with Jazz at Lincoln Center – Lincoln Center Passport

Zoom

Taking place on Sundays in February, beginning Sunday, February 7th, this spring virtual WeBop “Jazz Heroes!" is designed for children aged 6 to 9 years old. During this interactive, small group program, led by musicians, you and your child will be immersed in an authentic jazz experience by learning about famous jazz pioneers – such […]

World in Shadow – Lincoln Center Passport

Zoom

A family-friendly, hands-on workshop led by Animator and Multimedia Artist Miwa Matreyek. Join Miwa as she leads you through a workshop to create a whole new world out of things you can find around the house! After the workshop, Miwa will do a short demonstration of a story in shadow to help spark more creative […]

Creative Explorations at Home with CaringKind

Zoom

We invite people living with dementia and their caregivers to register for online interactive classes, each series highlighting a different creative discipline including visual and performing arts, and horticulture. Participants are welcome to register for more than one 8-week series. Teaching artists encourage joy and interaction through dialogue, art making or music making. Pre-registration for […]

WeBop “Jazz Heroes” 4-Week Series with Jazz at Lincoln Center – Lincoln Center Passport

Zoom

Taking place on Sundays in February, beginning Sunday, February 7th, this spring virtual WeBop “Jazz Heroes!" is designed for children aged 6 to 9 years old. During this interactive, small group program, led by musicians, you and your child will be immersed in an authentic jazz experience by learning about famous jazz pioneers – such […]

CCAC Lunch and Learn: Intro to CCAC Steering Committee

Online Program
Virtual Event

In this “Ask Me Anything” Lunch and Learn, join current members of the CCAC Steering Committee to delve into the responsibilities of the Consortium. If you or someone you know in the Chicagoland area is interested in being involved on a leadership level with CCAC, then this is a great opportunity to ask questions and learn more about what the expectations are.

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Ladama – Lincoln Center Moments

Zoom

Enjoy performances by the ladies of LADAMA, virtuosic musicians, and educators— Lara Klaus, Daniela Serna, Maria “Mafer Bandola” and Sara Lucas. This interactive concert includes “body percussion” and three popular and historically significant rhythms in the Afro-Latin music tradition: Porro (Colombia), Maracatu (Brazil) and Joropo (Venezuela). Lincoln Center Moments is a free performance-based program specially […]