McKenna Kelley is an actor, author, writer, and creative born and based in New York City. McKenna's artistic features include: The Philadelphia Fringe Festival, Seventeen Magazine Online, Lapp the Brand, and GROWN Magazine. McKenna is a 2020 alumna from the University of the Arts, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in musical theater. In addition to her artistic achievements, McKenna is also a 2021 ambassador for the Gurls Talk organization, as an advocate for mental health awareness. McKenna aims to create art that speaks truth, shares lived experiences, and inspires others to be constantly curious.
The JOY Interview
It's Day 1 of the third week of SHEESH!
Kick off the week by reading more about Week Four's Collaborator, McKenna Kelley and what JOY means to her in our exclusive Interview! Be sure to check your email for your downloadable PDF.
Month Pass holders will also receive a copy of this Interview in the SHEESH! Book of Black Joy!
The SHEESH! Playlist - US Takeover
Find your new favorite song by checking out this playlist curated by McKenna! This exclusive playlist will be available via Apple Music, Spotify, and Tidal!
Take a Tour of the East Village
Here at SHEESH! we are all about creating and that's exactly what we asked our Collaborators to do! Check out this where McKenna will show us around the East Village in New York City.
How Do You Mind Your Black Business?
The SHEESH! Network is the OFFICIAL news source for SHEESH! Issa Blackity Black Joy Fest. We are dedicated to finding out what is on the minds of Black people around the country. Our Agents of Black Joy have hit the streets to ask Black folks, How Do You Mind Your Black Business?
The Day of Rest featuring a Word from our Sponsor
Did you know Rest is ESSENTIAL to Black Joy. BeGause of Love is here to remind you just how worthy you are of that self care.
SHEESH! Open Mic!
Calling all Poets, Singers, Orators, Musicians, Creative Black Folk. Join our weekly Day 5 celebration of Joy with the SHEESH! Virtual Open Mic. Join this weekly 2 hour exclusive livestream hosted by OMG! We never know who will come by the livestream!
Interested in performing? Sign up here!
10 Things that Spark Joy
We asked McKenna what are 10 things that spark Joy? It could be a favorite memory or a song. It could be the blanket that you got when you were a kid. Tune in and find out what always brings Us joy!
Enact Black Joy
We've been celebrating Joy all week. Now it time we Enact that Joy in the real world. Grab a friend and join us on the SHEESH! Joy Date, a scavenger hunt for all. Every week will feature a different Joy Date where we encourage you to explore the world around you for Joy! This week our Scavenger Hunt will have us on the search of ice cream in the name of SHEESH!
Every SHEESH! Pass holder will receive SHEESH! mail to coincide with the week's activities!
Week 3 Button Pack
1" Buttons (Qty: 2) and 2" Button (Qty: 1)
Week 3 Sticker Pack
3 Official SHEESH! Stickers
Little Book of Black Joy, vol. 4
Featuring Artwork from Zoe Bryant and Janae Eanaj
Customizable JigSaw Puzzle
2 Artwork Prints