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Drop in and purchase a T-Shirt to support Story Stitchers!

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SAINT LOUIS STORY STITCHERS ARTISTS COLLECTIVE

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2019

STAND DOWN / RISE UP

YOUTH OPPORTUNITY 

Call 4 Submissions

6 NEW WORKS CHOSEN BY BLIND JURY

6 YOUNG ARTISTS

3 PAID GIGS

 

STAND DOWN / RISE UP Respect and Redirect is an exploration of African Americans throughout Missouri’s history that have impacted gun violence today.

 

WHO

Open Call to: All 16-24 year olds living in St. Louis city or county.

HOW

Email storystitchers@gmail.com or call 314-899-9001 for a submission form

or attend the December 29th Writing Workshop.

WHEN

Additional details coming December 22, 2018… Stay tuned to STORYSTITCHERS.ORG & the blog.

Writing Workshop

December 29, 2018, 2:00-5:00 PM

Stitchers Storefront Studio, 616 N Skinker Blvd.

DEADLINE 4 Submissions

January 4, 2019, 11:59 PM

WHAT

Create a NEW original spoken word piece. Your own thoughts and words. Family-friendly language.

500-1,000 words or 2-4 minutes when performed. Exploring one or more African Americans throughout Missouri’s history that have impacted gun violence.

 

This project is supported by Missouri Foundation for Health, Incarnate Word Foundation and Gateway Arch National Park.

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STITCHERS STOREFRONT STUDIO

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Join Story Stitchers and help support our mission of peace in the Lou!

OPEN AUDITIONS START JANUARY 5TH, 2018!!

1:00-5:00 PM

Prepare an original poem, rap, dance and tell us why you want to be a Story Stitcher.

Stitchers Storefront Studio

616 N Skinker Blvd.

St. Louis, MO 63130

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The Saint Louis Story Stitchers Artists Collective is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that brings youth, 16-24 years old, and artists together in documenting our community through art, word, video, and music. 

Pick the City UP Tour is about St. Louis’s urban youth and gun violence prevention.

NOT ANOTHER ONE!

#DROPTHEGUN #KEEPTHEPEACE

Pick the City UP Tour presents Saint Louis Story Stitchers unique brand of urban storytelling, featuring live hip hop, spoken word and story magic on public health issues St. Louis cares about including gun violence prevention. Pay tribute, join the fun, and make a difference. Now in its 3rd year, the Tour stops at community centers, neighborhoods, parks, and cultural venues across St. Louis, using the arts as a catalyst for neighborhood community building.  Pick the City UP Tour is about learning ways to better love ourselves and one another. Live performances act as a catalyst for neighborhood health care resource fairs.

Pick the City UP Tour presents Saint Louis Story Stitchers unique brand of urban storytelling, featuring live hip hop, spoken word and story magic on public health issues St. Louis cares about including gun violence. Pay tribute, join the fun, and make a difference.

For the latest details visit http://www.storystitchers.org or call 314-899-9001.

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To become part of Peace in the Prairie contact the Collective.

Email storystitchers@gmail.com or call 314-899-9001.

Premiere March 21, 2018

7:00 PM

.ZACK Theater

3224 Locust

St. Louis, MO

Peace in the Prairie is supported by an Annual Discipline Minority Arts grant from Missouri Arts Council for the research and creation of a new conceptual work of art entitled Peace in the Prairie.

The project is also supported by a grant from the Missouri Foundation for Health. The Foundation is a resource for the region, working with communities and nonprofits to generate and accelerate positive changes in health. As a catalyst for change, the Foundation improves the health of Missourians through a combination of partnership, experience, knowledge, and funding.

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SCHOOL PERFORMANCES

Bookings are available for the 2018/19 School Year. Email storystitchers@gmail.com to inquire.

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Interested in learning how you can support the Story Stitchers? Click on the SUPPORT tab and learn more.  

Are you a teenager who wants to learn more about the Youth Council and how you can apply to work with us?

Want to invite the  Story Stitchers to your neighborhood block party, board meeting, or event? Shout it out! We love invitations 🙂

Saint Louis Story Stitchers admits youth of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other school administered programs.

At the Mel Chin exhibition, Contemporary Art Museum
At the Mel Chin exhibition, Contemporary Art Museum

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