Art Leads the Way: A Grand Opening Film

October 11, midnight

COCA - 6880 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO 63130 314-725-6555

6:30 PM | Pre-Party
7:00 PM | Film Premiere

Join us for our virtual Grand Opening Celebration! This complimentary event features an immersive film premiere, highlighting COCA’s expanded Ferring East Wing—an accessible, state-of-the-art, 52,000 square foot addition—with immersive dance and theatrical performances from COCA alumni, students, and teaching artists. Performances also showcase COCA’s Artistic Directors of Dance and Theatre, Kirven Douthit-Boyd and Jennifer Wintzer, as well as a one-night-only performance by COCA Artistic Director of Dance, Antonio Douthit-Boyd.

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Art Leads the Way: A Grand Opening Film was created by COCA’s Artistic Team and filmmaker Marco Williams with Human Picture Productions, Art Leads the Way: A Grand Opening Film honors COCA’s enduring commitment to serve as an inclusive creative hub for St. Louisans. It also serves as an expression of gratitude and a moment of celebration for the successful completion of the Create our Future Campaign.