Project Topic: Collinwood History
Project Description: A Monthly podcast recorded live at the Beachland Ballroom & Tavern. Railways will be dedicated to using modern storytelling to explore Collinwoods rich history, like Polka King Frankie Yankovich, The Collinwood School Fire and the areas complicated industrial history. We will accomplish this with the help of the talent and artistry in the neighborhood today. We will invite out longtime residents and record their stories, so that future Collinwood will have digital access to its past. This will be the first ever storytelling podcast ever produced for one community by one community. Railways mission is clear, Blend together storytelling, music, art, & community into one podcast that showcases why Collinwood is special.
Community Engagement Strategy: A free recording at The Beachland Ballroom & Tavern, as well as availability on iTunes, Android and other digital platforms.
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