Alone Together: A Solo Voices Project

Watch Performances from our Summer Program

Participants aged 14 to 18 develop a three-to-five-minute site-specific solo performance piece. Participants learn playwriting, movement and dance, acting and vocal performance from Chicago teaching artists and coaching from directors and designers to lift the pieces from the page to the virtual stage.

Alone Together Session I - July 24, 2020

Alone Together Session II - August 21, 2020

Teaching Artists

Breon Arzell (Movement and Dance), Conchita Avitia (Lighting Design), Michael Bodeen (Sound Design), Tatyana-Marie Carlo (Director), McKenzie Chinn (Performance and Writing), Wardell Julius Clark (Director), Jessica Hutchinson (Director), Alex Lubischer (Playwriting), Ken-Matt Martin (Director), Graham Schmidt (Director), Darian Tene (Movement and Dance), Cat Wilson (Lighting Design), Abby Wesley (Stage Management and Production), Margaret Winchell (Music and Voice)

Guest Artists

Daniel Alexander Jones, Michelle Lopez-Rios, Dael Orlandersmith, Walt Spangler


Education & Engagement Sponsors

James N. and Laurie V. Bay
Efroymson Family Fund
The William Randolph Hearst Foundation
Walter E. Heller Foundation
Fruman and Marian Jacobson
Leslie and Jimmy John Liautaud
Anthony and Julianne Maggiore
The Mayer-Rothschild Foundation
The James and Madeleine McMullan Family Foundation
The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust
Carol Prins and John Hart
The Michael A. Sachs Family Foundation
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Siragusa Family Foundation
Theatre Forward
U.S. Bank
Kimbra and Mark Walter
Warner Media
Wintrust Financial