MNCPPC Blog

  • Arts On A Roll Integration Open House
    Dear Teachers and Administrators Be our guest at the Arts on a Roll Arts Integration Open House on Wednesday February 8 2017 from 4:30pm-7:30pm. This FREE event will take place at the Brentwood Arts Exchange 3901 Rhode Island Ave Brentwood MD 20722. Learn how Arts on a Roll can bring the arts directly to your school through a mobile service that offers arts integration activities and lessons in Dance Theater Music and Visual Arts. The open house is free and open to all area teachers staff and administrators. The event… ... Read More
    Published on Monday, February 27, 2017
  • Soul In Motion Players Celebrate 33 Years In Mt. Ranier
    On Saturday February 25th at 8 pm and Sunday February 26th at 4 pm Joes Movement Emporium resident artist company Soul In Motion Players Inc. celebrate their 33rd anniversary with their annual Black History Month performance in Mount Rainier MD. This years show Its Our Time features the premiere of Temple Memories choreographed by Rosangela Silvestre. Soul In Motion Inc.s family-friendly show boasts high energy choreography and beloved heart pounding rhythms that salute the richness of the African Diaspora. Tickets can be purchased online at www.joesmovement.org www.joesmovement.org. Ticket amounts are… ... Read More
    Published on Sunday, February 26, 2017
  • Ally Theatre Casting For DC Premiere Of Miz Washington
    Ally Theatre Company seeks African-American male and African-American female for the roles of Sucky Boy and Ann Dandridge in the D.C. Premiere of The Most Spectacularly Lamentable Trial of Miz Martha Washington by James Ijames. Breakdown Sucky Boy (also plays Thomas Jefferson Mr. Lawyer Man and Southern Belle) - male 20s-30s light-skinned bi-racial Ann Dandridge female late 40s-50s but doesnt look it - Mulatto half sister of Martha Washington Details - Ally will hold open auditions for these two roles from 5PM-10PM on Sunday February 12th Location TBA Auditionees will… ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, February 25, 2017
  • Only A Few Days Left To Register For Prince Georges Dance Crew
    Announcing open registration for Prince Georges County Best Dance Crew. Registration begins today and continues until Friday February 17 2017. Prince Georges Best Dance Crew is a unique dance competition that provides dancers with opportunities to showcase the artistry and technique of dance across all genres. Crews will showcase their best works of skill and performance in a choreographed routine lasting no more than 5 minutes. Up to ten (10) dance crews will compete in the Prince Georges Best Dance Crew Competition on Friday March 3 2017 at the Publick… ... Read More
    Published on Friday, February 24, 2017
  • Prince Georges Arts And Humanities Council Grants Open
    (Largo MD) The 2017 Prince Georges Arts and Humanities Council grant season is now open. Guidelines and applications are available online at www.pgahc.org www.pgahc.org. The deadline for all applications and required documents is March 17 2017 at 5 p.m. The categories for County Arts Program are: Artist Fellowship Program; County Arts Projects; Cultural Facilities Projects; Emerging Arts Programs; Public Art Building Communities; and Cultural Bridge Programs. The categories for Arts in Education Program are: School-Based Projects; Community-Based Projects; Artist in Residency Projects; Public Art Partnership Projects; and Professional Development Projects.… ... Read More
    Published on Thursday, February 23, 2017
  • Meet Our Teaching Artists: Nancy Murphy
    Where were you born and trained and how did you get to where you are now? I was born in Aliquippa Pa and hence a lifelong Steelers fan. I studied fine arts at Kent State University Ohio earning a BA in art history. I spent 10 years as a US Army officer for field artillery and military intelligence. During that time I served in Germany and got to travel through Europe and study many of the masterpieces. After the Army I changed careers and earned my M.Ed from Chapman University… ... Read More
    Published on Wednesday, February 22, 2017
  • Deadline Extended For National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards Application
    The Presidents Committee on the Arts and the Humanities in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Institute of Museum and Library Services is accepting applications for the 2017 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Awards. The twelve award-winning programs this year will each receive $10000 and an invitation to accept their award at a ceremony in Washington DC. After-school and out-of-school-time arts and humanities programs also known as Creative Youth Development programs are encouraged to apply. Please click the following… ... Read More
    Published on Tuesday, February 21, 2017
  • Meet Our Teaching Artists: Kevin Alan Brown
    Meet Kevin Alan Brown one of our Arts on a Roll instructors. While specializing in Shakespeare he teaches a wide range of theatre and performance workshops. Where were you born and trained and how did you get to where you are now? I grew up in St. Petersburg FL where I participated in arts magnet schools from the 3rd grade until high school graduation. I graduated from the University of Florida with a BFA in Musical Theatre and a minor in Dance and married my artistic collaborator and college sweetheart… ... Read More
    Published on Monday, February 20, 2017
  • Register Now For This Summers Culture Keepers Youth Conference
    Register for the conference https://www.eventbrite.com/e/culture-keepers-youth-conference-tickets-31100718085?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing HERE Culture Keepers is an after school program for high school students. Students enrolled in the Culture Keepers program are researchers and teachers of African American history art and culture. Each year Culture Keepers engage in innovative projects that interpret Prince Georges African American history art and culture through dynamic visual and performing arts events such as mural projects cultural exchanges and community forums. ... Read More
    Published on Sunday, February 19, 2017
  • Greenbelt Recreations Artful Afternoon Includes Free Show By Beech Tree Puppets
    The Greenbelt Recreation Department Arts Program welcomes visitors of all ages to an Artful Afternoon on Sunday February 5 1-4pm. Reservations are not required. Artful Afternoons take place at the Greenbelt Community Center located at 15 Crescent Road in Greenbelt Maryland. Times vary for individual activities. At 3:00pm enjoy a free performance of The Hollow Stump by Greenbelts own Beech Tree Puppets. Seven very different animals seek shelter from the winter cold and snow. Adapted from the popular folktale The Mitten this story celebrates community as the animals learn to… ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, February 18, 2017
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