Teaching Artists sing and ASL interpret songs from past Art of Me performances. Photo by Jason Bucklin.

*Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Upstream Arts staff is intermittently in our physical office.
Email is the best way to reach us at this time. Thank you!


Phone: 612.331.4584
Fax: 612.353.6638

Email: [email protected]

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3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407

The Upstream Arts office is located on the second floor of the Pillsbury House + Theater building, which is fully accessible. A free parking lot is located just south of the building on Chicago Avenue, next door to the Full Cycle Bike Shop.

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Julie Guidry (she/her), Executive Director
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Matt Guidry, Artistic Director
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Bree Sieplinga (she/her), Associate Director
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Chris Garza (he/him), Operations Manager
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Aaron Fiskradatz (he/him), Program Manager
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Lindsey Samples (she/her), Program Manager
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Elle Thoni (they/them, she/her), Communications and Development Assistant
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Rachel Robison, Graphic Design & Administrative Assistant
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Ashe Jaafaru, Administrative Coordinator
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Sue Carneol, Milwaukee Client Liaison
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