LGBTQ Songwriting: GROWING UP GAY
Nov 9-Dec 7, 2020
Everyone in the LGBTQ community has their story of challenges and revelations growing up in a heteronormative world. Working with professional singer/songwriter Rachel Garlin, we’ll create songs in a safe, queer space that reflects our collective stories. Each week, we’ll explore a new topic generated by the group and you’ll have a front row seat as Rachel takes your collective ideas and turns them into improvised songs. Whether you sing along or sit back and enjoy, you’ll be amazed to hear your thoughts amplified through spoken word and song. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind opportunity to enjoy music for YOU, by YOU! No singing or musical experience required in this LGBTQ-focused workshop.
Dates: 11/9-12/7 (4 class sessions, no class 11/23)
Day/Time: Mondays, 7:00-8:15 pm(75 minutes)
Instructor: Rachel Garlin
Note: *This class is for ages 18+
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