Here are a few other people exploring their faith through art, or art through their faith. They have all been excellent partners on my journey, and I hope they are able to help you on yours.
If you have any resources you would like to share, don’t hesitate to send me a message, and I’ll check it out.
FIRE EXIT THEATRE – www.fireexit.ca
Fire Exit Theatre is a theatre company based out of Calgary, Alberta. Their aim is to start conversations about faith and God, the “last taboo subject for the theatre.”
THE SKIT GUYS – www.skitguys.com
The Skit Guys are a couple of guys who tour around the United States and Canada using skits to teach God’s Word. They have an extensive site with videos, scripts, and other tools to build a better worship service.
BURNT THICKET THEATRE – www.burntthicket.com
Burnt Thicket Theatre is a theatre company that tours around Canada with the goal of encouraging Canadians to “live more engaged lives for the common good of Canadian society.” I have worked with their Artistic Director for years now, and have been moved to tears by their performances. Definitely worth checking out.
CHRISTIANS IN THEATER ARTS – www.cita.org
For those looking for a substantial international organization of faithful theatre artists, CITA is one of the best known in North America. Members have access to scripts, conferences, and publications aimed at helping Christians in the dramatic arts.
DIARY OF AN ARTS PASTOR – www.artspastor.blogspot.com
David Taylor has been a great inspiration for my arts ministry for about a year now. After reading his book, For the Beauty of the Church, I had the pleasure of meeting the man at my school. His site has many great posts that are a great jumping off point for conversations in faith and art.