FOUNTAIN GIRL

Frances Willard Memorial, Lincoln Park

WRITING COMPETITION
FOUNTAIN GIRL

FOUNTAIN GIRL

Frances Willard Memorial, Lincoln Park

WRITING COMPETITION
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Actor: Chloe Grace

"We were impressed with the incredible creativity and ingenuity from all 200 submissions to the Fountain Girl Monologue Teen Competition. It’s a true testament of the incredible talents of Chicago’s youth,”

Michael Kelly, General Supt. and CEO of the Chicago Park District

Aela Morris

competition winner: Aela Morris

Inside Lincoln Park, is a small statue with a big story. Aela Morris, a 17-year-old student at Evanston Township High School, won the teen competition for the Fountain Girl monologue, co-sponsored by the Chicago Park District. The statue is voiced by Chloe Grace, a 14-year-old student at Chicago High School for the Arts, who participates in drama programs at Austin Town Hall Park.

Find out more about public writing competition for students between the ages of 12 and 18 on our Competition page.

For more about artworks in Chicago’s parks, click here.

For more about Frances Willard House, click here

Funded by
Richard H Driehaus Foundation

Supported by
Chicago Parks District