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Aerial shot of the crowd at the Latino festival
Fifty-five mallets beat against fifty-five drums. Boom. Clack. Clack. Ba-da-da-da-dah, boom. Can you hear that? Da-da-da-DA-DA-DA. Boom! An occasional collective chant, " Batala !" rises up from the sea of...
Group of people in a salon setting listening attentively
Town and Country has dubbed her “a champion of under-the-radar artists” while the Washington Post has called her “an arch-organizer of all things arty.” If you ask Philippa P.B. Hughes...
Photo of Gallery with title wall in the foreground, some of the portraits visible in the background
The DC Jewish Community Center's (DCJCC) mission is simple: to preserve and strengthen Jewish identity, heritage, and traditions in the DC metro region. Chief Program Officer Josh Ford would say...
Ken Fischer, executive director of the University of Michigan's University Musical Society (UMS), has faced a 40 to 50 percent decline in funding over the last three years. His major...
Dancers in Arab costumes on stage
"Wary and cautious—presenters are highly sensitive to weakening indicators." That headline from the January 2009 Association of Performing Arts Presenters tracking survey captures the state of arts presenting in the...
January 9, 2010 New York, NY On Tuesday, January 12th, the new class of NEA Jazz Masters Fellows will be honored at the awards ceremony & concert in the Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center. The NEA Jazz Masters Fellowship is the nation's highest award in...
view of street crowd from behind the band
Each year, in cities from Butte, Montana, to Richmond, Virginia, hundreds of thousands of people converge, not to see the latest rock band or the hottest movie star but to...
 A large outdoor stage with dancers at night with an illuminated cathedral in the background
No matter how revered an American performing arts ensemble may be at home, there’s a special recognition that comes with performing abroad. Appearing at major international festivals validates an ensemble...

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