Creative Aging Teaching Roster

Brianna Fearing

Brianna is the Assistant Art Event Coordinator for the Healing Arts Project, Inc in TN. She is an artist herself, primarily working with acrylics, although she has recently ventured into creating abstract art. She is very active in the mental health recovery community and volunteers with the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance. She also works […]

Nashville Shakespeare Festival

The Nashville Shakespeare Festival’s mission is to educate and entertain the Mid-South community through professional Shakespearean experiences.  NSF Teaching Artists’ approach in the classroom aims to identify the essential humanity found within the text, and then introduces tools actors use to make sense of the language, characters, and stories.  No matter who you are, where […]

Connye Florance

Connye Florance –  is an award-winning vocalist and actress whose career credits include honors as  Jazz Discovery’s “Jazz Vocalist Of The Year “; Nashville Grammy Nomination for Album of The Year, (Turn My Heart) and live performances across the country. She is a published songwriter, has released two studio albums and two live releases and […]

Vali Forrister

Vali is a theater artist who helps others find their voice and speak their truths on stage and in life. She is the creator of Act Like a GRRRL, an autobiographical writing and performance program for teenage girls, and its sister program Big GRRRL, which has changed the lives of 100s of girls and women […]

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

The Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum exists to preserve, celebrate, and share the important cultural asset that is country music. Launched in 1967 on Nashville’s Music Row, the museum opened its current downtown location in 2001, and in 2014, unveiled a $100 million expansion. The museum now includes 350,000 square feet of dynamic […]