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December 2010

Press Releases
12.23.10
The New England Foundation for the Arts will support a 10-day dance lab for Minnesota dance artists thanks to a $50,000 grant from the Minneapolis-based McKnight Foundation. The dance lab is part of the Regional Dance Development Initiative (RDDI) of NEFA’s National Dance Project (NDP). Since...Read more »
NEFA News
12.20.10
Press Releases
12.10.10
National Dance Project (NDP), a program of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), has designated $400,000 to support U.S. tours of ten contemporary dance projects in the 2011-2012 season. Projects were selected from a highly competitive pool of international and U.S. applicants. Tours...Read more »

November 2010

Press Releases
11.23.10
Whatever the medium, the arts have the power to connect us through shared experiences and public discourse. Our mission at NEFA is simple: to cultivate and promote the arts in New England and beyond. With contributions from donors like you, NEFA advances the arts in your world: Supporting artists...Read more »

October 2010

NEFA News
10.4.10
Press Releases
10.4.10
The Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, in partnership with New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), will launch Center Stage SM , a pilot of U.S. tours of international performing arts ensembles with the aim of fostering cross-cultural understanding...Read more »

September 2010

Press Releases
9.28.10
(Boston, MA) New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) announces the addition of six new field leaders to its National Dance Project hub site and advisors group. The National Dance Project is guided by a rotating group of field experts comprised of Hub Site representatives and Advisors. Hub Sites...Read more »
Press Releases
9.8.10
(Boston, MA) Rebecca Blunk, executive director of the New England Foundation for the Arts, announced that NEFA has received a $225,000 grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to pilot new support for production residencies in dance through its National Dance Project. Six recipients of 2010 NDP...Read more »

August 2010

Press Releases
8.16.10
Rebecca Blunk, executive director of the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), announced that Quita Sullivan has joined the organization as the program manager for the National Theater Pilot. With degrees in Theater from Knox College and SUNY Stony Brook and a law degree from Wayne State...Read more »
Press Releases
8.2.10
(Boston, MA) Rebecca Blunk, executive director of the New England Foundation for the Arts, announced that NEFA has received a two-year $2.2 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to pilot a grantmaking program in theater. The new initiative, informed by a 2009 study funded by Mellon and...Read more »

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