Meet Cohort 1:

The Lovelies

A compositional improvisation dance company, bringing the ideals of collaboration to everyday life through dance classes, presenting artists and ensemble performance, as a way to expand the lineage of compositional improvisation.

Arts On Site

A newly founded nonprofit, offering affordable studio rental space to artists and providing a range of classes, events, and workshops. Their mission is to support the development of artists and encourage community collaboration.

CateCam Productions


Founded by Cate Cammarata, CateCam leverages theater as a cultural force and acts as a forum for social commentary through producing, directing, creating, and teaching professional theatre. CateCam changes lives by changing perspectives.

Mixing It Up Productions

With a vision to encourage people to recognize and communicate their differences and similarities, MIU Productions is a multimedia entertainment company that develops, produces and licenses intellectual properties in theatre, music, video and film.  Intent is focused on building bridges and creating a unified global community.

The GRRL Tour

Founded by Simone Maurice, GRRL Tour is an annual youth-based program that encourages girls, women, gender-nonconforming, transgender, and non-binary communities to gain ownership in musical and geographic spaces. These programs create remarkable experiences through a series of strategic partnerships.


 A coffee house founded by artist Michael Freeman that offers us a unique performance experience curated to highly-caffeinated beverages.