Get to Know the Author of Emily Brown & The Thing

March 9-10, COCA will welcome U.K theatre group, Tall Stories to St. Louis for a production of Emily Brown & The Thing. Based on the book from Cressida Cowell (also author of How to Train Your Dragon) and Neal Layton, get to know the author below, and don’t forget to purchase tickets! Are there any children’s books that made a… Read More

COCA Executive Director Kelly Pollock was recently elected by her peers from around the country to serve as an advisory council member to the Arts Education Network at Americans for the Arts (AFTA). Congratulations, Kelly, on this national recognition! Release from Americans for The Arts: Americans for the Arts today announced new and re-elected advisory… Read More

By Abby Crawford As we celebrate Arts in Education Week, I’ve been reflecting on everything good that happens #becauseofartsed. This was a summer of learning for me. I planned and participated in a wealth of arts education workshops and seminars and lectures…lots of time to think and lots of time to reflect…and through it all something… Read More