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E-Newsletter / June 2007

Posted: Tuesday, June 26th, 2007 at 5:28 pm in E-Newsletters

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National Performance Network (NPN) e-Update | June | Connecting artists with progressive presenters, arts organizations, and communities across the country.

 

In this Issue

Funders
Call for Curators
NPN Program Information Online
Final Reports – FY2007
Save the dates!
Annual Meeting
Partner Job Opportunity

DonateNow

 

 


June 2007

This month’s e-Update includes a Performing Americas announcement, as well as important reporting instructions and deadline information. Additionally, the e-Update delivery date has been adjusted; now look to receive e-Updates at the beginning of each month with timely information for the month. Have something you would like to share with your National Performance Network Partners? Please email items of interest to Therese by the 8th of each month.

Funders
Funders

We are proud to announce the addition of the Arts Council Silicon Valley and the Walter & Elise Haas Fund as supporters of National Performance Network. For a complete list of contributors please visit npnweb.org. And if you would like to join these supporters of contemporary performance work please click Donate Now to be linked to Ground Springs’ secure site. It’s a safe and easy way to give to the National Performance Network.

Call for Curators
Call for Curators

Hello NPN Partners,

Now available on npnweb.org is the call for nominations for the NPN Performing Americas Project (PAP) curatorial group for the 2008-2009 season. 

Please thoroughly review the description of the requirements for members of the curatorial panel; also online are descriptions of the guidelines and subsidy structure so that you can understand the financial commitment from NPN Partners for Performing Americas residencies.

If you are interested in joining this next group of curators, please submit the required information by June 30, 2007 via email to pap@npnweb.org. Decisions will be made by July 31, 2007.

Please note that the next trip for Performing Americas is to Montevideo, Uruguay, and is tentatively scheduled for late September/early October, 2007. You must have a valid passport that doesn’t expire within 60 days of the trip to be able to travel with us.

Thanks
MK Wegmann
President and CEO
National Performance Network

NPN Program Information Online
NPN Program Information Online

Be sure to take advantage of the convenience of accessing NPN Program information online. Most program information is now available on the general section of the website under NPN Programs. You can find deadlines, program updates, final report forms, credit language, and awards by clicking on the particular program you are interested in; login to access forms and applications that are unavailable to the general public, such as Residency Agreements and Creation Fund Applications.
NOTE: Performing Americas and Artist of Color Subsidy Program are listed under the Strategic Partnerships section of the website.

DEADLINE: NPN Summer FY2008 Creation Fund, Letter of Intent – 6/13/07 5pm CST

DEADLINE: NPN Summer FY2008 Subsidies (Creation Fund, Community Fund, & MLI, NCCC) – 7/13/07 5pm CST

Final Reports – FY2007
Final Reports - FY2007

As we near the end of our Fiscal Year 2007 please remember that all Final Reports will be due soon, Final Reports are due 30 days after the completion date of any NPN Project. Please take the time to review your files for any outstanding Final Reports and submit as soon as possible. For a complete guide to filling out and submitting NPN Final Reports visit npnweb.org.

Save the dates!
Save the dates!

The National Asian American Theater is coming to New York City, June 11 – 24, 2007. The festival will involve more than 25 of the hottest, cutting-edge Asian American theater companies and performing artists will converge upon multiple venues in the Big Apple.

Spearheaded by Ma-Yi Theater Company, NAATCO, and Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, and a National Steering Committee including National Performance Network Partner organizations Asian Arts Initiative, New World Theater, and Pangea World Theater; the festival celebrates the vitally important contributions Asian American artists make to the cultural landscape of the nation. The festival is supported in part by NPN through a grant from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, and the artists being presented include many who have toured or been commissioned by NPN Partners. For a complete list of participants and festival information please visit www.naatf.org or email info@naatf.org to keep current on the latest news and developments.

Annual Meeting
Annual Meeting

The 23rd Annual Meeting in New Orleans is just around the corner; mark your calendars for December 6-10, 2007. Questions? Email Sarah Lemoine, Program Assistant. And stay tuned for more details soon!

Partner Job Opportunity
Partner Job Opportunity

Dance Theater Workshop is looking for a Manager of Public Relations. The Manager will be mentored by an established publicist in the field of dance. Prior publicity knowledge is preferred but not necessary.

Complete job announcements from our Partners and other organizations are available at www.npnweb.org/job-announcements.