In addition to the narrative questions below, the New England States Touring application will require details on the applicant, the project, and a budget.

  1. How does this project fit into your arts programming? Describe the overall project and the rationale for selecting this artist/group for your community. (2,000 character limit)
  2. Who in your community might have barriers to accessing the arts due to race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, class, age, and/or geography? How will this engagement help to remove those barriers, and how will you measure the progress made through your strategies?  (2,000 character limit)
  3. How will contextual, educational, and adjunct activities meaningfully engage various sectors of the community and enhance understanding of the artist’s work? Please specify the activities planned in addition to the public performance. (2,000 character limit)
  4. What are your promotional and marketing plans and how will they extend and deepen the reach of this project? (1,000 character limit)