Beyond the Walls

Better Family Life is a non-profit in St. Louis which strives to help build and maintain strong families. Their project, “Beyond the Walls”, is a series of outdoor murals to help beautify vacant buildings along Page Blvd between Kingshighway and Skinker. Two local artists have been involved, Chris Green and Cornell McKay. Chris has painted images of successful African Americans (with St. Louis connections) and Cornell has painted symbolic images. Both artists have put inspirational images where there once was once only blighted out buildings.

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Beyond the Walls

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Empty Hallways, Silent Classrooms

Area photographers capture the sad state of what were once amazing feats of architecture and design - old St. Louis schools.

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Prime Theatre

Prime Theatre unites a diverse group of writers, directors, actors and designers and gives them 24 hours to create and stage 10-minute plays.

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Fat Dancer: The Chorus Line you've been "weighting" to see!

A new play by St. Lou Fringe uses the real life experiences of its cast to create a drama called "Fat Dancer." Paul Schankman previews this 12 minute play.

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The Legacy of the Black Cowboy

The Southeastern Rodeo Association is committed to keeping the black cowboy and history of how the black cowboy tamed the old west, alive.

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STUDENT ART PROJECT

The report follows the students for several days to the completion of the project, a first for terminal 2/Lambert.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am