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December 2018

12.4.18
Kamaria Carrington
Creative City artist Yara Liceaga reflects on her transformative experience working on Accentos Espesos/Thick Accents...Read more »

September 2018

9.19.18
Cheri Opperman
NEFA’s National Dance Project (NDP) and National Theater Project (NTP) recently awarded new Production , Creation, and Touring grants to 28 artists and ensembles who will create and tour their...Read more »

July 2018

7.26.18
Jeffrey Filiault
NEFA offers three travel grant opportunities for cultural and nonprofit organizations to see work that they may be interested in presenting. One of the opportunities, National Dance Project Travel...Read more »
7.19.18
Kim Szeto
Movements to Move the Marginalized from the Margins , Kerry Thompson's Creative City supported project, offered monthly salsa dance lessons to fellow DeafBlind community members in partnership with...Read more »
7.17.18
Morganna Becker
New England’s creative sector is thriving - look no further the lush garden of captivating CreativeGround to see the fantastic profiles for regional artists, creative businesses, and cultural...Read more »

June 2018

6.19.18
Kristin Gregory
We are excited to announce the first recipients of the National Dance Project's new Community Engagement Fund!Read more »
6.18.18
Ami Bennitt
Last month, Creative City grantee Wendy Jehlen led a group of seven Deaf movement artists in a series of public pop-up performances throughout Boston, called Project Listen. The troupe, raising...Read more »

May 2018

5.7.18
Sara C. Nash
The National Dance Project (NDP) recently convened NDP’s new panel of Advisors in Culver City, CA, to complete the first part of the Production Grant review. Production Grants provide essential...Read more »
5.2.18
Sara C. Nash
This year the National Dance Project (NDP) received its highest number of Preliminary Applications ever, with 148 applications from artists and companies in 28 states and three countries! Over a...Read more »

December 2017

12.12.17
Dance/USA
Professional dance, like any other industry in our society, must reckon with the dynamics of power, the challenges of interpersonal communication, and the impact of systemic inequities.Read more »

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