MCA Studio: YouMedia, Open Mic

Free (with admission)



Titled "Freedom of Speech," this YouMedia Open Mic is a special, open platform event where young adults can share their creative voices—using the art of rhythm and poetry—through prompts from The Freedom Principle exhibition. Freedom of Speech is hosted by Headstrong Urban Educated Youth (“Huey”), a group of young, talented artists. Sign up for Open Mic opens 30 minutes prior to the start of the event and is first come, first served.

YOUMedia Chicago creates innovative, 21st-century teen learning spaces at 11 Chicago Public Library locations, connecting young adults, books, media, mentors, and institutions.