Founded in 2019, OMG! Studios is a small Philly-based multi-disciplinary production company creating opportunities for love and education to thrive through creativity. Presenting theatrical, cinematic, and visual arts, OMG! strives to uplift artists and their works and collaborations that are bursting with an exuberant passion and urgency to have their stories told. We prioritize giving platforms to Black artists while creating space for a communal exchange of ideas, gifts, and discourses with events such as “Fade to Black” and “The Black Cloud Festival”.
OUR MISSION, VISION, AND VALUES
Creating opportunities for love and education to thrive through art.
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Our Vision is for people of many passions, interests, and expressions to find themselves and their community in OMG! Studios
OMG! Studios is on a mission to create opportunities for love and education to thrive through creativity. We do this by creating, presenting, and inspiring a diverse and interdisciplinary set of works of art and artists.
These disciplines are the basis of everything we do.
OMG! Presents is focused on creating performance based experiences and content that encourages empathy, exploration, and excitement in its audiences. OMG! Aims to provide platforms for creating with the intent to amplify the stories, works, and imaginations of primarily Black artists.
OMG! Artwork is focused on creating visual art experiences that speak to audiences in ways that words cannot convey. Featuring the works, stories, and imaginations of primarily Black artists, OMG! seeks to create opportunities for the community and its artists to connect, build, and grow together.
OMG! Pictures is focused on creating cinematic projects centering Black experiences and stories. Uplifting the voices, stories, and imaginations of those often marginalized in this space, OMG! strives to continue its goal of providing accessibility to artist seeking to explore this medium.
OMG! Education is focused on creating opportunities for folks to explore, experiment, and move through their creative curiosities. OMG! Studios offers a variety of workshops to promote education and community through learning.
Meet the team!
She/ze/he - Artistic Director
She/her - Managing Director
She/her - General and Wellness Manager
He/Him - Community Ambassador
She/her - Education Associate
She/her - Project Coordinator