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Who and What?

Christopher Johnson

 

Christopher Johnson is the recipient of the 2018 Rhode Island State Council of the Arts Fellowship for Playwriting. He is also a finalist for the 2018 for the McColl Johnson Fellowship, freelance writer, poet and an award-winning spoken word artist.. 

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Mark Binder

 

Mark Binder* has performed in parking lots and basements, in theaters, at festivals, pubs, churches, synagogues, nightclubs and schools around the world. 

 

His repertoire includes original and traditional folktales, stories from Izzy Abrahmson's Village Life, and what he calls…

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Manami Braxton

Manami Braxton is a versatile and exceptionally talented creative force. She embodies the spirit of an artist through her multifaceted roles as a Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, and Photographer. Her artistry transcends boundaries, capturing the essence of life's sunrises and sunsets,…

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Damont Combs

Damont Combs, also known by his vibrant pseudonym Mr. Orange Live, is a beacon of creativity and community advocacy from Southside Jamaica Queens, NY. His academic journey at Johnson and Wales University, where he earned a degree in…

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OUR MISSION…

growing an audience for fun, inspiring, innovative and entertaining programs that promote community, learning, literacy, love of language, respect for diversity, and powerful communication.

–Did we mention FUN?

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