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February 2013

2.25.13
Steven Skerritt-Davis
Palissimo ’s PRD residency at the Wexner was an example of a post-premiere/pre-tour residency and the residency’s goals were extremely ambitious. The NDP-supported work, Strange Cargo ,...Read more »
2.22.13
Steven Skerritt-Davis
This second post in the PRD series includes two summaries of residencies from the program’s pilot round. Though very different in experience and focus, these residencies (and the profiles from...Read more »
2.19.13
Steven Skerritt-Davis
Over the next few weeks, the NEFA blog will feature a series of posts highlighting the National Dance Project’s (NDP’s) Production Residencies for Dance (PRD) program. The program was...Read more »
2.19.13
Kelsey Colcord
In Mid-September 2012, Ti-Coca & Wanga-Nègès arrived in Washington, D.C. from Port-Au-Prince, Haiti. This group of internationally renowned troubadours lit up every festival, school...Read more »
2.1.13
Kelsey Colcord
Papermoon Puppet Theatre is a group of young artists and performers using puppetry to speak about contemporary issues, specifically the tumultous 1960's in Indonesia, with their piece, Mwathirika ...Read more »
2.1.13
Elysian McNiff
The following is a compilation of calls to artists that I am happy to share with the field. Please feel free to contact me with opportunities that you want to be included in a subsequent post. 1. RFP...Read more »

January 2013

1.28.13
Quita Sullivan
This coming February, a number of National Theater Project artists will be participating in ArtsEmerson’s The Next Thing Festival (TNT) . TNT is “a 10-day, high energy tour of...Read more »
1.25.13
Dawn Spears
One of my goals as program manager of NEFA’s Native Arts program is to guide Native American artists and organizations through NEFA’s application process. One way in which I achieve this...Read more »
1.23.13
Kelsey Colcord
Before Zeb and Haniya headed back to Pakistan after their Center Stage tour, one of the musicians remarked, "Music is the sound of emotions, it doesn't lie, it connects straight to the heart, it...Read more »
1.22.13
Abigail Maulion
With the new year in full swing, everyone is getting ready to attend upcoming conferences - including NEFA staff. Below is a list of events where you'll find us in the coming months. If you're...Read more »

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