Posts by Jess Beveridge

Watch the Dream on the Farm 2021 Trailer!

Farm Arts Collective presented the second Dream on the Farm performance in a decalogue of plays about climate change taking place at Willow Wisp Organic Farm between 2020-2030. Created and performed by the ensemble under the direction of artistic director Tannis Kowalchuk.  Check out the trailer below! Video filmed and edited by Posture Interactive.

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DONOR APPRECIATION PARTY

Thank you to our major donors! A party was held at Seminary Hill Cidery on August 24th thanking our donors with delicious cider, and farm fresh food from Willow Wisp Organic Farm. Thank you to our Deep Roots Donors and our to our season sponsors!  You too can be a part of these special events. …

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Dream on the Farm is back for ONE NIGHT ONLY!-SOLD OUT!!!

This performance is back for ONE NIGHT ONLY on Sunday, September 5 at 6:00pm  This performance is SOLD OUT!!! Please contact Jess@FarmArtsCollective.org to be put on our waiting list. Dream on the Farm is a live, in-person site specific performance event held outdoors on Willow Wisp Organic Farm. The annual eco-drama is created and performed by…

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At the Farm with The Cooperage Project

On Saturday, July 10 we hosted At the Farm with The Cooperage Project.  The day was a success with over 100 attendees of all ages. The morning was packed with a farm tour of Willow Wisp Organic Farm led by Artistic Director and Perfarmer Tannis Kowalchuk, an excerpt from Stone Soup Cooking Class performed by…

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Dream on the Farm -SEE NEW YORK TIMES ARTICLE

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/08/10/theater/farm-theater-pennsylvania-climate-change.html?smid=em-shareThe Farm Arts Collective Ensemble presented Dream on the Farm on August 4-8 at Willow Wisp Organic Farm.   SEE NEW YORK TIMES ARTICLE! Karen Hudson as a sunflower in “Dream of the Farm,” a work created and performed by an arts collective in Damascus, Pa.Credit…Michelle V. Agins/The New York Times Lend Us Your Ears,…

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Pocono Arts Council presented the video of Dream on the Farm 2020

The Pocono Arts Council presented Dream on the Farm 2020 as a part of their Earth Speaks VII Exhibition & Virtual Conference “Restore Our Earth” on Thursday, April 22 at 6:00pm via Zoom.   “You will be challenged and entertained by some of the area’s finest artists, musicians, poets, and environmental activists – all with the common purpose of capturing concern…

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NEW PERFORMANCE! Flower to the Power of Two

Tannis and Jess have created a new performance for virtual and live installation at museums, galleries, and arts centers. These two Farm Arts Collective perfarmers present a 10 minute performance art installation of projected images of the flowers that they grow on Willow Wisp Organic Farm.  Along with an audio recording description of the flowers,…

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Saturnalia Solstice Bonfire Performance

Saturnalia Solstice is a special fire-light performance featuring the Farm Arts Collective ensemble in an original winter performance around a large bon fire. The annual winter performance is inspired by the ancient Roman holiday of Saturnalia that honored the god of agriculture Saturn and the solstice. The performance features stories, songs, poems, and dances created…

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