Monday, November 12, 2007
See you all Thursday!
Overall our time up north was a great big grab bag of events.
We spoke at several student luncheons getting to hear from some of Calvin’s best and brightest about their plans for the future and even got to put our nexus skills into practice, suggesting connections for the students to pursue.
We also lead a play reading workshop which was really fun—sort of a Third Thursday style affair in which we read though several first drafts of some innovative and creative student works. It was great to be able to dig in and work with the students on pieces they were interested in; hopefully our time with them gave them some new insights.
Lastly, but not...leastly, we did a large group presentation on the ins and outs of Wild Goose for the Calvin Theatre Company class. “CTC” for those who like acronyms (and who doesn’t like a good acronym?). We spent our time with them sharing the Wild Goose Creative history and mission and hopefully wove thrilling word pictures about the exciting things we're working on here in
In general, heading back to Calvin was really rewarding since living and working in that place during our formative years played an important role in inspiring us to do what we’re doing with Wild Goose Creative. And it didn’t hurt that we got to enjoy the nostalgia of college from the comfort of our
Tuesday, November 6, 2007
This month we welcome Hayseed (aka Christopher Wyant) and some of his musically talented friends to Third Thursdays! Hayseed is a singer/songwriter who grew up in Western Kentucky and who has been hailed as a great, by some other greats. Here's what Grammy winner, Lucinda Williams had to say about him:
"Hayseed is, in my mind, on the same level as Bob Dylan and Neil Young and Van Morrison. That's just what I think, that's my opinion, for what it's worth. I don't say that about everybody who comes down the pike..."Clearly, this is going to be an event that you won't want to miss! And, please invite any and all of your friends; we welcome the lot of them! If you'd like a little more info about Hayseed, check out his website at www.hayseedsings.com or his myspace at www.myspace.com/hayseedsings
And now, the details....
Where? 2595 Summit St, Columbus, OH 43202
What? Third Thursdays with Hayseed and friends
When? Thursday, November 15th at 8pm
Who? You and your friends, and your friends' friends, and your friends' friends' friends, and....
Why? You can't know 'til you try it
We look forward to seeing you all there! Let us know if you have any questions!