Arts Program Teaches Chicago Kids To Use Their Voices

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Arts Program Teaches Chicago Kids To Use Their Voices

An eight-year-old can have a lot to say but lack the chance — and ability — to communicate what’s on their mind. 

But one arts program is teaching kids in dozens of Chicago schools that their voices matter — and how to use them. 

Morning Shift talks to the people behind Barrel of Monkeys. More information is available at www.athenaeumtheatre.org.