If social distancing and self-quarantine are making you stir-crazy, here are writing and artmaking opportunities and ways you can enjoy art digitally.
A Theard: Playwriting Workshop
Young Jean Lee is teaching a free online playwriting workshop on March 22nd from 12-3pm CST.
A site celebrating artists and the work that has been canceled or postponed due to the pandemic. Submissions have included clips from rehearsals, scenes performed over webcam, recordings from previous workshops, design plans, and vocal performances. Submissions do not have to be formal or polished.
The Coronavirus Play Project: a playwriting opportunity to stay creative during this pandemic.
Women Make Movies offers an alternative virtual film festival to honor Women’s History Month and to shine a spotlight on new releases in their transnational feminist collection.
Ways to Enjoy Art Online
Furious Flower Archive
Explore the archive of the first revolutionary Furious Flower Poetry Conference, the first major conference on African-American poetry since the 19970’s.
Hosted by poets Danez Smith and Franny Choi, VS is a podcast where poets are interviewed on the ideas that move them.
Experience the museums from London to Seoul from the comfort of your couch.
Cultural institutions are opening their doors to the internet, allowing people to enjoy their art, music, and more from across the globe.