Teaching Artist Kate McDonnell on Movement

The first time I taught the Weight Bearing exercise in an Upstream classroom, the Teaching Artists set to their task with more focus than I’d ever seen. They tried pushing and pulling with their partners in one position after another, they tried talking through the...

Teaching Artist Julie Kurtz on Play

“It’s hard for me to express myself, but I got to express myself in the body sculpture work in ways I never could before.” “A lot of people started out this class bored, or afraid — but it melted away into enthusiasm.” -Student comments at the conclusion of an...