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Sax legend Dave Liebman meets New Orleans all-stars at UNO and Snug Harbor
Dave Liebman brings four-decades of saxophone history to New Orleans on March 11 and March 12 .
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Students compete Thursday for state poetry title
Young poetry enthusiasts will gather Thursday in Frankfort for the state finals of the Poetry Out Loud competition, hoping for the chance to move on to the national level next month in Washington.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Now Playing Onstage in Mesa - Week of 3/09/2014
CHERISH THE LADIES Mesa Arts Center, Ikeda Theater 3/11-3/11/2014 When describing Cherish the Ladies - the critics say it best..."It is simply impossible to imagine an audience that wouldn't enjoy what they do", the Boston Globe, "An astonishing array of virtuosity", the Washington Post, "Expands the annals of Irish music in America...the music is ... (more)
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Central Kitsap Reporter
Student makes it to Washington State Poetry Out Loud Finals
Student Anna Flood of Crosspoint Academy is one of 13 students from across Washington who will come together this weekend to vie for a place at the 2014 national finals for Poetry Out Loud.
The Washington Post
What would Salon think of an article called, a Why I cana t stand Asian musicians who play Beethoven?a
In this file photo, cellist Yo-Yo Ma and Condoleezza Rice hold hands after playing a duet during the National Endowment for the Arts National Medal of Arts Awards ceremony at Constitution Hall, Monday, April 22, 2002, in Washington, D.C. From Salon comes an article called "Why I can't stand white belly dancers," with the subtitle "Whether they know ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Second Stage's the Happiest Song Plays Last
THE HAPPIEST SONG PLAYS LAST is the third in a cycle of plays that began with Hudes' Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue, a play about a young Marine coming to terms with his time in Iraq and his father's and grandfather's service in Vietnam and Korea.
President Drops Support for NEA in 2015 Budget
The Obama Administration released its FY 2015 budget request to Congress, which includes funding for the nation's cultural agencies and programs, such as the National Endowment for the Arts , the Office of Museum Services, and the Department of Education's Arts In Education program.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The art of learning: printmaking leaves special stamp on city students
PETER PEREIRA PHOTOS/The Standard-Times Art professor Melanie Mowinski looks on as Taylor School 5th grader Laani Correia, 11, makes a card using a print press machine.
The Art of Poetry
This friendly competition encourages students to learn about their literary heritage and gain public speaking skills while competing for cash prizes and the title of national champion.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Trinity Rep Extends OLIVER! Through 3/30
In response to high demand and praise from critics and patrons alike, Trinity Rep announces additional performances of Oliver!.
Former Dancer and Award-winning Author Paddy Eger Opens the Spring...
Former Dancer and Award-winning Author Paddy Eger Opens the Spring Ballet Season for YA Readers with Her Debut Novel 84 Ribbons.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
In Tandem Theatre's 'Chesapeake' a shaggy-dog tale of culture wars
Much as we'd like to believe that the hoary days of Jesse Helms and Strom Thurmond's all-out war on the National Endowment for the Arts are behind us, President Barack Obama's crassly utilitarian dis of art historians suggests our leaders still don't understand why the arts are valuable.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Fairfield Ledger
Art walk receives $10,000 grant
"It's a very specific grant," said Cindy Woodbury, director of art walk. "It's to be used in support of musicians, between May and October this year.
The Lewisboro Daily Voice
'Joan of Art' Understood Commitment To Culture
Every year, when the final figure for the National Endowment for the Arts budget is announced, the nation's arts community breathes a collective sigh of relief.
The Jersey Journal
An evening of traditional Irish music, song and dance in South Amboy
County and township officials are asking residents to come celebrate 20 years of traditional Irish music and dance in Middlesex County as performed by Mick Moloney & Friends.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead Runs Now thru 3/9 at Onyx Theatre
Table 8 Productions in association with Off-Strip Productions presents the madcap mashup Anton Chekhov 's "Cherry Orchard of the Living Dead, written and directed by Troy Heard.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Three Columbia teens part of Poetry Out Loud
For many, public speaking can be terrifying. For nine students in mid-Missouri, public speaking skills will be put to the test in a regional memorization and recitation contest on Wednesday.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Daily Advance
City seeks music grant for Waterfront Park
Elizabeth City Downtown Inc. wants to build music into Waterfront Park, and is seeking a National Endowment for the Arts grant and local support to do so.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Kansas City Star
Local arts leaders are elated Jane Chu could lead the National Endowment for the Arts
Kyle G. Smith, 57, is accused of possessing, between Nov. 7 and Nov. 15, an electronic photo of a child under the age of 18 who was "engaging in sexually explicit conduct."