12 – 1 pm, Contemporary Art Gallery
Part of Locally Made’s One Room.
In Assembly, gather for casual meetings of the minds and unexpected happenings curated by local artists and designers. Congregate for poetry readings, sonic performances, movement, projection, and more.
Meg Sullivan curates Story-lines, from 9/3 - 9/8.
Story-lines: A series of performances by local women artists that push storytelling and narrative boundaries. The week’s performances include movement, music, and multi-media monologues. — Meg Sullivan
9/7: Nicole Maynard
A Work in Progress - A multimedia performance by Nicole Maynard — Nicole Maynard
Free with museum admission.
Meg Sullivan is proud to be the curator of Story-lines. Meg is the Artistic Director of The Manton Avenue Project, a program serving kids in Olneyville through playmaking, performance, and mentorship. As a company member of Rude Mechs in Austin, TX, Meg originated the role of Annabellee in the western operetta I’ve Never Been So Happy, winner of the NEA’s New Play Development Award, and co-directed Grrl Action, a solo performance project for teen girls. Meg’s other recent original works include July Fly, a piece about two-stepping away from Texas; MegAnneMaud, about life story maps, weather radars, and Anne of Green Gables; A Curious Seaside Feeling, about Virginia Woolf, the universe, and depression; and Chat Piles, about lead mines in Oklahoma, family memories, and fluvial processes.
Nicole Maynard is an actor, writer and producer. She is a performer and founding member of local hip hop group, The Moist Toweletts. She is the co-creator of The Adventures of Fat Nancy and Crisco, a queer sock puppet show. You can see her the second Thursday of every month at RootsCultural Center, hosting The Sweet Little Variety Show, which she also produces. Nicole holds a BA in Theatre Performance from Rhode Island College.