Where: New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), (145 Tremont St., 7th Floor) Directions & Parking
NEFA welcomes the Greater Boston dance community to learn more about its programs and resources and how they can work for you. NEFA staff will review the New England Presenting and Touring grant programs for artists and arts organizations based in New England. A highlight will be a presentation on CreativeGround, New England's free regional directory that spotlights professional artists, cultural nonprofits, and creative businesses and connects them with each other and those who are invested in the New England creative economy. Choreographers, companies, producers, agents, and presenting organizations are all invited to join this free, informal info session where NEFA staff from the National Dance Project (NDP), New England Presenting and Touring, and CreativeGround will be there to answer questions.
9:00am Coffee meet and greet
9:30am Welcome and introductions
10:00am Overview of the New England Presenting and Touring programs [NEST and Expeditions]
10:30am Demo of CreativeGround, New England’s free directory of artists, cultural nonprofits, and creative businesses
11:00am Overview of the National Dance Project
11:30am Answer questions and work one-to-one with NEFA staff on CreativeGround profiles
NEFA builds connections among artists, arts organizations, and funders, powering the arts to energize communities in New England, the nation, and the world. NEFA is a nonprofit that operates in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the New England state arts agencies, with additional funding from foundations, corporations, individuals and other government agencies.
NEFA’s work is accomplished through grantmaking, services, and initiatives which strengthen and advance the national arts infrastructure. For more information, please visit www.nefa.org or call 617.951.0010.
Please RSVP by May 13, 2015. Note that space is limited.
The event space is accessible for individuals using wheelchairs; please contact Daniela Jacobson (617.951.0010 x528) by April 27, 2015, if other accommodations are needed.
CONTACT: Elizabeth Epsen | 617.951.0010 x521