Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Arts Letters & Numbers 
1548 Burden Lake Road,
Averill Park, NY 12018

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Maureen Sager 
Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy 

Creative Economy Mixer: Arts Letters & Numbers

 May 29 | 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. | Arts Letters & Numbers Studios, 1548 Burden Lake Road, Averill Park, NY 12018 | Cost: FREE


Join ACE at Arts Letters & Numbers Studios, where we will tour their rural Rensselaer County facility, meet resident artists, enjoy food tastings by Laughing Earth Farm, beverage tastings by Albany Distilling Co,  a perfromance by Rachelle Smith Stallman and more!
Rachelle’s passion is dance, choreography and performing. She’s performed in a variety of venues including a street window at Proctor’s Theater in Schenectady, the Arts Center of the Capital Region in Troy, and the Silent Barn in Brooklyn, among many others.
In addition to improve avant garde performance work she has a Master’s in Dance / Movement Therapy, is board certified and is a NYS licensed creative arts therapist. 
We'll also have an engaging discussion with Arts Letters & Numbers Founding Director David Gersten, who will be joined by Andrew Frishman of Big Picture Learningan organization that has partnered with 65 schools across the U.S. with a mission to educate one student at a time. Their first class graduated in 2000 with a 96% graduation rate. Ninety-eight percent of its graduates were admitted to postsecondary institutions, receiving over $500,000 in scholarships, and was honored by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as "the best high school in the nation."
Arts Letters & Numbers is a non profit arts, education, and publishing organization dedicated to creating creative exchanges across a wide range of disciplines including Architecture, Visual Arts, Theatre Arts, Music and many more. The multi-purpose facility draws people from across the country and the world.
Space is limited. Please wear comfortable shoes that are suitable for wandering!