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Celebrate Living with Alive and Kickin

Celebrate Living with Alive and Kickin

Growing older is something that can feel confusing and scary. One might not know how to approach each new stage in life as they learn and grow from the years before. But, with organizations such as Alive and Kickin, growing older can feel exciting, purposeful, and empowering.

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StarTribune – Stayin Alive

StarTribune – Stayin Alive

These senior citizens have decided that they are going to sing while they still have the chance. The singers were having trouble finding their notes at the beginning of U2's "In the Name of Love." The conga drum introduction threw them off, they groused. Could the keyboard maybe play the first chord to give the pitch?

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How one gleeful man “choraled” a bunch of seniors and put a song back in their hearts

How one gleeful man “choraled” a bunch of seniors and put a song back in their hearts

“Can any bod-eeee find meeee…?” Michael Matthew Ferrell punches a fist in the air, his booming voice filling Edina Morningside Community Church as he nails the high note Freddie Mercury famously unleashed in the 1976 Queen hit “Somebody to Love.”

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StarTribune – Peace 4 the Ages

StarTribune – Peace 4 the Ages

An original production will bring youth and elders together in a Hopkins musical focused on peace. The collaboration centers on two groups whose perspectives are often overlooked and puts them at center stage. Sandy Boren-Barrett and Michael Matthew Ferrell came together with their respective organizations, Stages Theatre Company and Alive & Kickin, to create a show called “Peace 4 the Ages,” which debuts in March.

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