2023 Event Schedule


Friday, April 21, 2023

3-5pm Registration/Check In

5-7pm Orientation/Ice Breaker

7-8pm Keynote

8-9pm Dessert Reception


Saturday, April 22, 2023

8:30-9:30am Showcase rehearsals

9:30-10:30am Student Showcases

10:45-11:30am Lunch at OSU-Cascades

11:30am-5:00pm Workshops - Themes TBA

5:00-6:00pm DInner Break

6:30-7:30pm Keynote Address: Mandy Gonzalez

8:00-9:30pm Concert by Mandy Gonzalez

2023 Workshop Schedule TBA!


2022 Workshop Schedule  


Art & Racism

Art & Environmental Activism

LGBTQ+ Equality

Adversity Meets Innovation






11:30 am – 1 pm

Hip Hop as Resistance Culture

Mic Crenshaw

Recycling Imagination for a Re-Imaged World

John Kish

Songwriting, Self Expression and Identity

Maiah Wynne


Embracing Adversity: Turning Challenges Into Triumphs

Chris Thomas


1:30 pm – 3 pm

Off the Page: Using Famous Words to Create Dynamic Monologues

Marcus LeGrand


Devising for the Environment

Johamy Morales

Staging Identity: A Movement Workshop For Actors and Dancers

Shaun Keylock


Innovative Communication through Movement


3:30 pm – 5 pm

Bee Hive practices: Using Beyonce to explore Anti-racismin dance

Oluyinka Akinjiola


Climate Crisis & Critical Creativity

Mic Crenshaw

Intro to Consent & Intimacy Onstage

Jace Meyer-Crosby

Your Voice & Expression: Your Words are Powerful

Brent Florendo