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At a community town hall at Langston Hughes, featuring Bill T. Jones, moderator Vivian Phillips along with Seattle Deputy Director at the Office of...When Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company brought their latest work, What Problem? to Seattle in March, UW student Alicia Moore had an unusual...“Are artists powerful catalysts for social change?” That was the question up for discussion on the campus of Harvard University, where Michelle Witt...After almost 19 months spent alone in our zoom boxes, what was it like coming back to live performances at Meany Center? In the words of pianist...In 2019, Singer-song-writer-composer and Mellon Creative Fellow Gabriel Kahane decided he would spend a year without the internet to see how his life...When Meany Center’s Marketing and Communications Manager, Cynthia Mullis, was growing up in Albuquerque, she discovered the saxophone. The “Analog...“Prior to this pandemic, very little of what I did artistically was solitary,” Ahamefule J. Oluo says of his latest work, The Things Around Us, commissioned by Meany Center .You’ve probably missed live performances on the Meany stage as much as we have, but now we have even more to look forward to: over the next year, the theater will be undergoing some significant upgrades.Meklit is developing Movement as part of her work as a Creative Research Fellow. Co-commissioned by Meany Center, the new work combines music with storytelling and multimedia to create a meditation on what it means to be American.We asked local artist Kristen Kosmas—and Meany Center’s Creative Fellowships Coordinator—to describe her own creative process.Producing a virtual event takes more than just pointing a camera and pushing "play." What the Meany Center stage crew learned during these months of...Meany Center’s Statement of Solidarity and Commitment is our commitment to dismantling the endemic structural racism that underlies social, economic...When the pandemic shut us down in mid-March, we had to quickly adjust to working in the age of Coronavirus. Although we didn’t realize it at the time...Meany Center stands in solidarity with our Black colleagues, students and community members in the fight for justice and against the endemic...Provost Mark Richards first encountered the Los Angeles Master Chorale in 1983 while working on his Ph.D. at CalTech. Dr....