Our Projects

Crip Ritual

Key Terms: disability arts; ritual, exhibition; curation as method; digital humanities 

Mobilizing Creative Arts

Key Terms: equity; access; belonging; intergenerativity; justice; arts engagement

The Resemblage Project

Key Terms: aging; intergenerational; storytelling; digital storytelling; Scarborough; social justice

Playful Encounters

Key Terms: applied theatre; intercultural dialogue; play; conflict transformation

Growing Old in Edmonton

Key Terms: aging; difference; disability; city life; temporality; space

No Cloud Without Sky

Key Terms: spectrum sovereignty; decolonization; technology; internet; media; place

Liberal Arts Theatre Education

Key Terms: theatre; arts; education; pedagogy; belonging

Global Handwashing
Project

Key Terms: handwash; hand hygiene; global; implementation; behaviour change; sanitation

Art Workers in Healthcare

Key Terms: arts and health; community; arts & cultural workers; health; relationa

Music, Health, and Wellness

Key Terms: discourse; engagement; lifecourse; music and health, participation, well-being

(Out)side the Downtown Core

Key Terms: 2SLGBTQ+; anti-Black racism; youth; arts engagement; Scarborough; community art 

Impassioned Public

Key Terms: oberammergau passion play; community theatre; intergenerational theatre; intercultural theatre; decolonial theatre; antiracist theatre 

Fostering Dialogues

Key Terms: aging; care; homecare; work; mixed-methods; community-engaged research

A Curricular
Intervention

Key Terms: queer people of color; applied drama pedagogy; race, gender, and sexuality in education; ontoepistemology

Piecing Together Our Peace

Key Terms: art-making; collage; community safety; dialogue; mental health; youth

Therapeutic Improv and Childhood Anxiety Disorders

Key Terms: anxiety disorders in children; therapeutic improv; arts-based intervention

The FLOURISH Collective is supported in part by funding from the New Frontiers in Research Fund,
the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, and the University of Toronto Connaught Fund