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The new cultural and congress center receives a warm welcome

Town of Whitecourt ad hoc committee presents plan for combined $60 million cultural and convention center that includes space for a public library and a new town office BARRHEAD – If the town of Whitecourt goes ahead with its plan to build a new cultural and convention center, it will in all likelihood proceed without […]

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Congressman Peter Welch discusses pandemic recovery with Vermont cultural community

Congressman Peter Welch met virtually with leaders of cultural organizations in Vermont on Tuesday to discuss the ongoing impacts and challenges they face as they emerge from the pandemic. The Democratic representative from Vermont was among the earliest and strongest supporters of the Save Our Stages Act to provide federal assistance to cultural organizations during […]

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Houston Mayor’s Office Provides Grants to Support Cultural Tourism

After the economic wreckage of the covid-19 pandemic, Houston is the state leader in supporting local arts. Dozens of small organizations like Fresh Arts and Arts Connect Houston provide resources to help introduce the financial stability necessary for artists, collectives and institutions to survive. MOCA recently announced that 12 local artists and […]

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Kimmel Cultural Campus and Philadelphia Orchestra Announce First Hire of New Joint Organization

The Philadelphia Orchestra and the Kimmel Center, Inc. today announced the appointment of Judia Jackson as the organization’s Chief People & Culture Officer, following a nationwide search. This is the joint performing arts organization’s first new hire, reflecting a dedication to its employees. In her role, Judia will be responsible for ensuring a seamless integration […]

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Soulsville Foundation and Blues City Cultural Center Receive Grants

The Soulsville Foundation and the Blues City Cultural Center will each receive a $150,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts, Congressman Steve Cohen announced Friday. Both are arts education organizations that serve young people in Memphis. Founded in 1998 as the Ewarton Foundation, the Soulsville Foundation is the parent organization of the Stax […]

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Cultural Index: What to see and do this week (January 10-16)

These are our top picks for the week of January 10-16. For more event listings and reviews, pick up a copy of Choice at the nearest newsstands. Happy @ 80To mark Dr. Jolly Koh’s 80th birthday, Happy @ 80 is a solo exhibition showcasing a selection of vibrantly colored and sophisticated works by the renowned […]

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The cultural institute receives 100,000 K – Post Courier

BY NELSON JOE The National Cultural Commission has injected 100,000K in cash and in kind to revive existing cultural institutions in the Eastern Highlands Province. The cultural institutions of the province are the National Film Institute and the National Performing Arts Troupe (Raun Raun Theater) based in Goroka and the Provincial Cultural Center based in […]

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Dharwad Provides Ideal Location for Zonal Cultural Center | Hubballi news

Dharwad: Union Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Pralhad Joshi said the central government has responded positively to Karnataka’s request to establish the zonal cultural center in the state. Joshi told TOI on Friday that Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai and Kannada and culture Minister Sunil Kumar made a proposal to the central government at his request. Joshi […]

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Cultural institutions in poor condition | Buckle PNG

The host of three cultural institutions, the National Film Institute, the National Performing Arts Troupe based in Goroka and the Provincial Cultural Center based in Kainantu in the Eastern Highlands province, has not been able to fund these institutions. The executive director of the National Cultural Commission, Steven Kilanda, said if there were funds available, […]

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Intercultural Liaison Unit, December newsletter

Meet the team: Acting Sergeant: Vernita Pennington Principal agent: Luciano Rossi Indigenous Police Liaison Officer – Gemma Frampton Multicultural Police Liaison Officer – Serena Daniels Multicultural Police Liaison Officer – Tial Hlawnching COVID-19[female[feminine A vaccination status plan – 80% and beyond Queensland’s public health and social measures linked to vaccination status – a plan for […]

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Supply chain issues delay Westchester Cultural Arts Center

Written by Abraham Galvan on December 21, 2021 Advertising Plans to celebrate the grand opening of the Westchester Cultural Arts Center have been pushed back to March 2022 – correlating with the launch of East Park, a new outdoor performing arts space. Originally slated for an inauguration in November, the cultural arts center, which was […]

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Muskaan promotes India’s literary and cultural heritage to students

Muskaan recently organized interactive sessions on the literature and cultural heritage of India with prominent Indian writers and social workers like Ruskin Bond and Sudha murty. These sessions, organized in collaboration with aIndia network of schools and educational institutions, added the performing arts to the school’s extensive curriculum, and helped talented students gain national exposure. […]

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A musical celebration of the 20th anniversary • Brooklyn Paper

The Brooklyn-based Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation announcement It was all a dream: a musical, the launch of their 20th anniversary celebration, commemorating twenty years of dance, education and service to local youth and community members in Brooklyn, on Saturday February 12, 2022 at 7 p.m. at BMCC Tribeca Performing Arts Center, 199 Chambers St., […]

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Community celebrates grand opening of cultural arts center and theater in Missouri City

Tre Thomas still remembers the Christmas lights and trees in the parking lot of a Houston mall near Missouri City where he spent time as a child. The square now consists of empty storefronts. Some walls are damaged or covered with graffiti. But that should change soon. The community recently welcomed Edison Lofts, a nearby […]

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IIM-Ahmedabad’s Unique Program for Creative Entrepreneurs Can Help Cultural Startups Grow Globally

Indian cultural and creative goods have been a center of attraction for Western consumers for centuries. Indian craft skills, whether making fine muslins from hand spun yarns, by hand kalamkari, the cashmere patterns, naturally dyed with indigo, were so many commodities valued by traders feeding the royalty and the privileged in Europe and elsewhere. However, […]