MNCPPC Blog

  • Painting Party With Books To Brushes
    Maragiya retail marketplace is happy to announce its first art-inspired event at its shop. It will take place on Sunday March 26 2017 from 11:00am to 1:00pm. Children and teens 6-17 are invited to a painting party to enjoy a participatory reading exercise followed by a painting session related to the story. Assorted cupcakes and beverages will be provided. There is limited seating. A child must be accompanied by an adult at the event. Parking is free on the day of the event. Parents can register their child at the… ... Read More
    Published on Friday, March 24, 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 Thursday, March 23, 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, March 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, March 22, 2017
  • Upcoming Auditions For Teen Performance Ensemble/Prince Georges Childrens Theater
    Are you a teen age 16 or older who loves to act sing and dance? Come out and audition for the Teen Performance Ensemble or the Prince Georges Childrens Theater. Selected artists will be hired to perform in one-act live musical theater productions for children enrolled in M-NCPPC Summer Playgrounds and camps during June and July 2017. All performers must come to auditions prepared with a one-minute monologue and an up-tempo song or dance. Dont miss out on this wonderful opportunity to showcase your talent to children audiences throughout Prince… ... Read More
    Published on Wednesday, March 22, 2017
  • Seeking Summer Theatre Camp Director
    Experienced Theatre Camp Director needed to lead 8-week summer theatre camp for the Prince Georges County Department of Parks and Recreation. Camps are for 8 11 year olds or 11 15 year olds. There is a maximum of 25 campers in each camp session. Dates run Monday June 19 until Friday August 14 with one day off for the 4th of July holiday. Free parking available on campus for all camp staff. Camp is metro accessible to Green Line. There are four two-week long camps: Comedy Arts Camp: A devised… ... Read More
    Published on Tuesday, March 21, 2017
  • Applications Open For Maryland National Guard Public Art Project
    The Maryland State Arts Council is now accepting applications for the Maryland National Guard Easton Readiness Center public art project. Professional artists or artist teams residing in the state of Maryland are eligible to apply. The permanent public artwork will be two-dimensional and will convey the dedication of service to Maryland communities by the National Guard reserve and veterans. The artwork will be original and site-specific to the Easton Readiness Center site. Artwork budget: $74120 concept proposal fee $860. The Artist Selection Committee will select up to three artists or… ... Read More
    Published on Monday, March 13, 2017
  • Fame Jazz Band Applications Open
    FAME Foundation for the Advancement of Music & Education Inc. invites middle and high school students who live and/or attend school in Prince Georges County Maryland to apply to its FAME Jazz Band Program (FJBP). Home schooled students are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be committed to playing their musical instrument and performing jazz music. FJBP members receive year-round high caliber music instruction academic and college prep instruction. They perform on major stages and participate in FAMEs signature music technology and enrichment programs at the University of Maryland College Park… ... Read More
    Published on Sunday, March 12, 2017
  • Maryland Art Place Annual Benefit Exhibition And Auction Seeks Artists
    Maryland Art Place (MAP) invites all artists to submit to MAPs 20th Annual Spring Benefit & Silent Auction Out of Order (OOO). The iconic fundraiser featuring over 250 artworks music libations and light fare will take place on Friday April 7 2017 at 7 o-clock in the evening. One of the most celebrated annual events among the Baltimore arts community Out of Order provides an opportunity for emerging artists and established professionals to hang their work in a salon-style exhibition while making meaningful connections with patrons at the event. Out… ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, March 11, 2017
  • FAME Summer Music & Enrichment Programs
    For more info visit FAMEORG.org/Summer2017 FAMEORG.org/Summer2017 ... Read More
    Published on Friday, March 10, 2017
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