“Showing Up” will rock your world with its vibrant perspective and heartwarming stories.
About this event: The film encourages you to live a life that matters to you – to show up.
“Showing Up” features insightful interviews with teachers, ministers, therapists and others that illuminate the journey from your head to your heart. They explore why we struggle to slow down, even when we say we have to. A meaningful life requires us to step out of our comfort zone, they explain. Do you wonder what’s stopping you from taking your next bold step? They have answers.
You will also meet people like you, who face their fear and carry on.
Travel to a Maasai village in Tanzania where an American woman’s dream translates into the education of thousands of children.
Follow the journey of a classical violinist who aspires to be a rock star. It seems impossible. Could this happen?
Be inspired by an artist who receives a devastating diagnosis. Will this end his career as a painter?
These and other uplifting stories show you how obstacles can be doorways to deeper self-expression.
Are you already living from your heart? This movie will encourage you to keep going.
Do you wonder what it takes to live from your heart? It is a brilliant description of this trip.
The central ideas are inspired by the book “Unfolding: Slow Down, Drop In, Dare More”, written by Nancy Hill.
From Unfolding: “Courageous choices that proclaim our essence are both risky and rewarding. They reveal who we are.”
The sincere life is not a place we will ever reach. It happens in the moment. It happens when we show up.
“Showing Up: Dare to Live from Your Heart” can be screened on Saturday, October 15 at the Tivoli Theater in Downers Grove. Doors open at 9 a.m.; the film starts at 9:45 a.m., with a Q&A at 11:30 a.m.
Cover Girls, featured in the film, will perform and a professional photographer will be available to take your “First Shot”.
Tickets are $10 in advance; and $15 at the event. For more information and tickets, www.eventbrite.com/e/showing-up-dare-to-live-from-your-heart-exclusive-one-day-screening-tickets-317225348557.