Free Time Flow at MacGregor Park with Lisa E. Harris in collaboration with Young Audiences of Houston: Beginning Mar 4, 2018
March 1, 2018 – Houston Arts Alliance (HAA) recently announced the selected awardees for Bayou Trails, a special creative placemaking project funded by the National Endowment for the Arts’ Our Town initiative, as well as The Brown Foundation, Wells Fargo, and the City of Houston.
Through Bayou Trails, HAA brings community-responsive arts program to three signature parks that reside along lower Brays Bayou: Mason Park, MacGregor Park, and Hermann Park.
Selected awardees working in MacGregor Park are Lisa E. Harris and Young Audiences Houston. Their project, Free Time Flow at Macgregor Park, celebrates the intersections of improvisation, performance, free expression, and athleticism. Free Time Flow brings together lead artist, composer and vocalist, Lisa E. Harris and Young Audiences of Houston, a nonprofit arts organization with over 61 years of experience providing art access to children in Houston, and will feature weekend workshops by several Houston-based and nationally-recognized performance artists.
The first free workshop, Shine your Soul , will explore the connections between yoga, movement, and sound making as tools to energize the soul. Shine Your Soul will be Sunday March 4, 2018 from 2-4pm at MacGregor Park. Teaching artists Abby Seible and Kinetic Vibez will be meeting participants at the basketball court. This is the first of seven creative workshops to be offered at MacGregor Park on Sundays from 2-4pm.
The project will culminate with the Free Time Flow festival at MacGregor Park on April 21-22, 2018, a weekend-long celebration that will include live performance, a unique free throw competition, local vendors, and hands-on activities for all ages to enjoy. All workshops and events are free to the public. For more information and upcoming workshops, visit their Facebook page, www.facebook.com/FreeTimeFlow or follow the project on Instagram and twitter @freetimeflow.
Location 5225 Calhoun Rd
Houston, TX 77021