Welcome new Teaching Artists!
Upstream Arts is excited to welcome three new Teaching Artists onto our roster: Alsa Bruno (pictured center), Avery Hunter (pictured right), and Kimberly Richardson (pictured left). Our first round of hires since the pandemic hit, we're excited to welcome these artists with a range of artistic backgrounds into our community of 30+ Teaching Artists.
Alsa Bruno (he/him/his) | Actor, Improvisor, Youthworker - An avid comedian with a sensitive outlook, Alsa is a founding member of Blackout Improv, the Creative Counsel, and co-founder of the Black and Funny Improv Festival.
Avery Hunter (he/him/his) | Visual Artist, Actor - Avery is a painter and photographer who participates in several Art Fairs and shows within Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Kimberly Richardson (she/her/hers) | Actor/ Dancer/ Choreographer/ Theatre-Maker - Kimberly is a physical theatre artist with 21 years on the Twin Cities performance scene.