Next Charlotte speaker

Mark Peres

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November 3, 8:30am • Warehouse 242 • part of a series on Death

Make plans to join us at Warehouse 242 on Friday, September 8, when up-and-coming photographer Nelson Morales will be our speaker on the global theme of “Compassion.” You’ll hear how he is using his craft to compassionately explore both the unique Muxhe culture and, ultimately, his own unfolding identity. Nelson’s talk will help kick off his three-month residency at the McColl Center for Art + Innovation, along with his upcoming exhibitions at The Light Factory and The Mint Museum. Tickets are FREE and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. sharp on Monday, September 4 (yup, that’s Labor Day!). Mark your calendar, set your alarm, and don’t sleep in TOO late! #CharlotteIsCreative

Make plans to join us at Warehouse 242 on Friday, August 4, when “Shakespeare in a Chair” founder Mark Williams will be our speaker on the global theme of “Genius.” His innovative program is changing the minds of young Charlotteans in ways that are incredibly relevant to the current chapter in our city’s unfolding story. Tickets are FREE and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. sharp on Monday, July 31. Mark your calendar and set your alarm! #CharlotteIsCreative

Make plans to join us on Friday, July 7 when native Charlotte actress Abby Corrigan – currently touring the country in a leading role in the celebrated production of Fun Home – stops by Warehouse 242 to address our global theme of “Equality.” Tickets are FREE and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. sharp on Monday, July 3. Mark your calendar and set your alarm! #CharlotteIsCreative

Make plans to join us on Friday, June 2 when Charlotte artist Davita Galloway is with us at Warehouse 242 to address our global theme of “Survival.” Tickets are FREE and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 29. #CharlotteIsCreative

What role does Serendipity play in award-winning news reporting and journalistic storytelling? We’ll find out when Charlottean Nick de la Canal joins us on Friday, May 12 to speak to us about the impressive craft he’s been honing at WFAE, NPR’s All Things Considered, Latino USA, and other national programs. Tickets are FREE and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. on Monday, May 8. #CharlotteIsCreative

If you’ve been wanting to make it out to CreativeMornings/Charlotte, but haven’t … this is THE ONE. On April 21, Charlotte architect and former mayor, Harvey Gantt, will speak to us on the global theme of “Beyond” at Camp North End. There is parking and tickets enough for EVERYONE who wants to come. So, make plans to get your ticket 9 a.m. on Monday, April 17 at https://creativemornings.com/talks/harvey-gantt #CharlotteIsCreative

Make plans to join us on Friday, March 3 when Amy Chiou is with us at Warehouse 242 to address the global theme of “Taboo.” Tickets are free and will be available at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com at 9 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17. #CharlotteIsCreative

On February 3 at Warehouse 242, we’ll be exploring our global theme of “Moments” – and our speaker will be Charlotte-based photojournalist, Logan Cyrus. Logan has built an award-winning career capturing powerful moments on film. Last year, during a pivotal moment in out city’s story, he captured an image that Time magazine would subsequently include in its list of Best Photos of 2016. Free tickets to this gathering are available at 9 a.m. sharp on Monday, January 30 right here at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com

Make plans to join us on Friday, Dec. 16 when we return to Warehouse 242 to celebrate our first year in Charlotte and to explore the topic of “Sound” with actress, Julianne Gold, who played Lydia in the original Broadway production of “Children of a Lesser God.” Tickets are free and will be available at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 12 at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com #CMSound #CharlotteIsCreative

Ready for a fantasy morning? On Friday, Nov. 11,  director, performer, writer and Charlotte native Kim Parati will join us to speak on the theme of Fantasy. And we’re mixing things up this time by taking a little “field trip.” That’s right, we’ll be meeting inside the secretive warehouse of Boxman Studios! Snag your FREE ticket at 9 a.m. sharp on Monday, Nov. 7 right here at www.CharlotteIsCreative.com.

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