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Thursday, November 24, 2011

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“The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.” -Friedrich Nietzsche This Thursday, we’ll be sitting down to turkeys and tofurkeys, and sharing the things we’re thankful for with the people we love. Whether you celebrate or question the history of this holiday, taking time to give thanks remains essential. Here at TCG, [...]


Due to budgetary constraints, the NEA will not be awarding consortium grants beginning with the FY13 application process. Applicants planning grant submissions to the NEA for FY13 should prepare with the understanding that they can make one and only one application to the NEA: either in the Art Works or Challenge America categories. The FY13 [...]

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New Research: Theatre Facts 2010 and Taking Your Fiscal Pulse—Fall 2011

by TCG News November 24, 2011 Tools & Research

According to Theatre Facts 2010, not-for-profit theatres contributed nearly $1.9 billion to the U.S. economy, and attracted 31 million attendees. Released by Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the publication is the only in-depth report that examines the attendance, performance and overall fiscal state of the not-for-profit professional theatre industry. TCG also released Taking Your Fiscal Pulse—Fall [...]

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A Real Turkey

by Harrison Hill November 24, 2011 Arts and the Armed Forces
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(The 2011/12 Season Opening Celebration dinner catered by Ridgewells at Arena Stage. Photo by Cameron Whitman.) Washington D.C.’s Arena Stage and the Pentagon are practically neighbors, but for all the interactions the institutions have shared they may as well be a world apart. All that changes on Friday, November 25 when Arena hosts 260 servicemen [...]

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