Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Tucson: Call for Participation and Support - THE WATER PROJECT

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From: THE WATER PROJECT- Tucson's Synergistic Water Festival []
Sent: Wednesday, January 13, 2010 1:41 AM
Subject: Jan. 14th Community Brainstorm Gathering + Call for Participation and Support


Want to make a difference in the new decade? Your PARTICIPATION and
SUPPORT is needed for "THE WATER PROJECT: Tucson's Synergistic Water
Festival" and its goal to achieve proactive and creative solutions for

• Community Brainstorm Gatherings (Jan 14 - THIS THURSDAY - Please
RSVP if possible)
• Creative Performance
• Art Happenings
• Volunteer
• Sponsor / Vendor

READ ON... sign up... and forward the info to friends and colleagues...


Upcoming: FEB 11, MAR 11 (Save the Dates!)
Doors Open / Sign-In: 6pm | Discussions / Activities: 6:30-8:30pm
Armory Park Center, 220 S. 5th Avenue (On 5th Ave, S. of 12th St)

You, your friends and colleagues are invited to the monthly Water
Festival Community Brainstorm Gatherings and participate in THE 
WATER PROJECT, March 26-28, a festival that celebrates, educates and
facilitates creative problem-solving for our most intrinsicly precious
and endangered natural resource–water–and features a performance,
art happenings, films, info/vending tables, panel discussion and water
ritual. The Festival is developed through cross-sector collaborations,
the Community Brainstorm Gatherings are opportunities to learn more
about the Festival, collaboratively map ideas and partake in a
proactively creative experience.

• Synthesize water issues into creative expressions for the Festival
Performance and Art Happenings
• Envision creative and functional Festival Outcomes and Actions
• Participate in a creative exercise that results in a visual piece
• Sign Up for participation throughout the Festival

Please RSVP to help determine the amount of snacks to provide by
replying to If you are unsure of your
schedule or can attend only part of the time, just come- we'll see you

Go to to review the
notes from the previous 2 sessions.

• CREATIVE PERFORMANCE: Get your creative juices flowing! Have you
never performed before but are willing to try or are you a
professional performing or visual artist looking for an opportunity to
work with fellow community members? From beginner to advanced movers,
actors, puppeteers, stilters, costumers, prop makers, etc. of all ages
and abilities, be part of the Festival highlight through creative
expression integrating water issues. Outrageously fun and empowering
through a unique collaborative process...

Be dancers, actors, puppeteers, stilters, singers...
@ Rhythm Industry Performance Factory, 1013 S. Tyndall Ave. (1 block
W. of Park, S. of 20th St.)
Weekly Rehearsals:
GROUP 1: Saturdays 4:30-6:30pm, starts Jan. 23rd
--- and / or ---
GROUP 2: Mondays 6-8pm, starts Jan. 25th
(NOTE: Can be in one or both reheasal groups, which will create
different scenes that will be put together closer to the Festival

Make costumes, puppets, props, make-up, tech...
@ Skrappy's, 191 E. Toole Avenue
Saturdays, Noon-4pm, starts Jan. 23rd

• ART HAPPENINGS: Sideshows, painting, sculpture, poetry, live
music, etc.

• VOLUNTEER: There are many fun aspects of the Festival that need
your assistance and enthusiasm.

• SPONSOR / VENDOR: Provide info, products, wares, food, etc. while
also financially supporting (tax-deductible) the Festival as a non-
profit, business or artisan. Your generous support and participation
is very valuable to the Festival experience and have benefits.

Go to to view the various ways to
participate, sponsorship opportunities, donation page, vendor form and
other information.


For more information, email announcements, creative participation,
vending and super sponsorship opportunities:
• Go to the WEBSITE:
• Download the FESTIVAL PACKET:
• Or reply to (See website first: sign-
up forms are available online).

SIGN UP and forward this email to friends and colleagues!

Thank you for your PARTICIPATION and SUPPORT!

jodi netzer
Festival Director/Producer

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THE WATER PROJECT: Tucson's Synergistic Water Festival
March 26-28, 2010
520.791.9359 (office)
267.334.7857 (mobile)
PO BOX 545, Tucson AZ 85702
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Thank you for supporting proactive and creative solutions!

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