News & Announcements
Announcing the 2021 Documentation and Storytelling Fund Awards
The National Performance Network (NPN) is awarding $57,000 and leveraging an additional $154,000 to nineteen Documentation & Storytelling projects. NPN’s Documentation & Storytelling Fund aims to create pathways for artists’ career advancement and to support their ability to document, promote, and share their work, ideas, and selves. Through these projects, artists will consider the intersection…Read more
NPN Announces New Board Officers
The National Performance Network is thrilled to announce its new Board officers, as of July 2021, leading the board’s Executive Committee and serving as leadership liaisons to NPN’s senior staff. Chair Joan Osato is Producing Director at Youth Speaks (San Francisco), providing free arts education to youth with limited access, in order to empower young…Read more
Save the Date for NPN’s 2022 Conference!
Save the date for the National Performance Network’s virtual conference Jan 26–Feb 1, 2022! Join artists, arts presenters, activists, funders, organizers, and more as we reimagine a more just and equitable field together. NPN’s conference is an opportunity to collectively build our learning and practice to build artists’ power and advance racial and cultural justice…Read more
Voices from the Network
Stories of art and liberation
NPN supports international engagement in a variety of ways: in our convenings, through the artistic programming of presenters and artists in our network, through professional development opportunities, and within NPN’s cultural policy work. Read more
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