Thoughts on Parenthood

Thoughts on Parenthood is an interactive arts project examining the unique experience of parenthood. With the help of activist and photographer Tonika Johnson the project will connect with communities across the city of Chicago, gathering personal stories of parents – their greatest wishes, biggest needs, and proudest moments. Getting involved is easy! Take the survey, and learn more about this incredible project.

Community Welcome Reception

Join us on February 13 for a free Community Welcome Reception as we anticipate the Midwest premiere of Blue. Learn more about this groundbreaking opera as you enjoy delicious bites and hear music sung by mezzo-soprano Taylor Raven, Mother in Blue. Space is limited, RSVP is required.

Roll Call: Policing in Chicago's Black Community, Then and Now

Join us on April 7 at 6:30 pm at Rebuild Foundation's Stony Island Arts Bank as we discuss the evolving relationship between the Chicago Police Department and Chicago's Black community in a free panel discussion. This event is a partnership with WTTW and its FIRSTHAND: Gun Violence initiative, and Lyric Opera of Chicago's production, Blue.