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2022 NEA Jazz Masters Celebrated in March 31 Tribute Concert

From National Endowment for the Arts NEA Jazz Masters Tribute Concert—Thursday, March 31, 2022 at 9:30 p.m. CT/10:30 p.m. ET Washington, DC—The National Endowment for the Arts will honor the 2022 NEA Jazz Masters—Stanley Clarke, Donald Harrison, Jr., Billy Hart, and Cassandra Wilson—and kick off a year-long celebration of the 40th anniversary of the program […]

Middle TN Student Kendall Grimes Wins Tennessee 2022 Poetry Out Loud Contest

From Tennessee Arts Commission The 2022 Tennessee Poetry Out Loud (POL) champion is Kendall Grimes, a senior at Battle Ground Academy (BGA) in Franklin, TN. The competition was held on Saturday, March 5, at the Tennessee State Museum. Kendall Grimes is a senior who has been involved with Poetry Out Loud since her freshman year. […]

Register for the National Conference By & For Teaching Artists!

From Arts Education Partnership – Date: April 5-7, Time: 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. CST/ 12 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. EST daily Please register today and join us April 5-7, 2022 for a chance to connect with other teaching artists and arts education stakeholders through artmaking, panel discussions, roundtables, and small-group conversations. Let’s collaborate as […]

PAL 2022 Grants and Scholarships

From Suzanne Ford, Performing Arts League of Chattanooga – The Performing Arts League (PAL) announces that applications are now available for 2022 Grants to arts organizations for youth arts programs and Scholarships to support young performers. The mission of the Performing Arts League is to support youth involvement in the performing arts throughout Chattanooga and the […]

2022 POL State Finalists

From Michelle Sipes, Arts Learning Specialist – The 2022 Tennessee Poetry Out Loud (POL) Contest will be held in person at the Tennessee State Museum on Saturday, March 5, 2022. The contest begins at 10:00 a.m. CST and is free and open to the public. We acknowledge the incredible work and talent of each State […]

Metro Arts Grant Applications Due Thursday, March 10

From Metro Nashville Arts Commission – Final applications for FY23 Metro Arts Grants to arts and cultural nonprofits based in Metro Nashville-Davidson County are due Thursday, March 10. The last day to submit the Pre-Application is March 4. View the guidelines, watch the training video and apply at the Grants page of our website. About […]