Sway (music group)

Creative Scene-Making

On the very same day our State of the Arts issue came out, Mayor $RB hosted her Cultural Town Hall. There were a lot of people interested in talking about issues raised in the paper, especially by Kalima Young’s piece on siloing. But, due to all the obligatory ass-kissing that comes at the beginning of such events and a longish lecture on “creative place-making,” the period for questioning was exceptionally short. 

A couple of interesting things arose, however. Evan Moritz, of the Annex Theater, asked about what tools he and the other performance groups hoping to develop 408-414 N. Howard St. had available. The...