The Visibility Project by The Visible Voices Ensemble!

The Visibility Project was an intergenerational community performance and art-based action that took place outside Cook County Jail on Saturday, October 11th, 2014. This event included live poetry, theater, and kite flying led by the Visible Voices Ensemble in collaboration with the Goodman Theatre’s Department of Education and Community Engagement, and artist Bobby Biedrzycki.

More information on the collaborators:

CLAIM’s Visible Voices of CGLA Visible Voices is CLAIM’s support and empowerment group. The group, run by and for formerly incarcerated women, is dedicated to building our skills, creating humane policy change and to advocating for incarcerated women. Visible Voices meets at the Grace House transitional home near the United Center on west Adams Street, at CLAIM, or at other locations for special events.

Goodman Ed is the branch of the Goodman Theatre that provides opportunities to explore not only the world of our productions, but also the related ideas and themes that resonate within our lives. Operating through a lens of social justice and civic engagement.

Click here, to see video documentation of this event!

 

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