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McKnight Fellowships for Dancers & Choreographers

The McKnight Fellowships for Dancers and for Choreographers will hold a webinar for all interested applicants. 

Saturday, March 9, 2:00 – 2:30pm

Interested in applying for a McKnight Fellowship for Dancers and Choreographers?

This information session will focus on frequently asked questions regarding the application materials: the artistic statement, resume and work sample. Participants will be able to ask questions via a chat feature, and/or are encouraged to submit a question by email when you RSVP. 

This session, led by Program Director Mary Ellen Childs, will be accessed through the online meeting site, Zoom. RSVP to mckfell@thecowlescenter.org, and participants will be sent a link to enter the webinar by internet browser on a computer or smart phone. 

For information about the guidelines and eligibility, plus detailed video about the online application process:
Dancers: http://www.mcknightdancechoreo.org/dancer-guidelines
Choreographers: http://www.mcknightdancechoreo.org/choreographer-guidelines

Interested in a free winter artist residency in Central Mexico?

360 XOCHI QUETZAL DEADLINE: August 7, 2016
for Free Winter Artist Residency in Central Mexico

360 XOCHI QUETZAL is a FREE artist residency located on Lake Chapala, Mexico. International writers, playwrights, visual artists, fiber artists, filmmakers, photographers, new media artists, dancers and musicians are all welcome to apply for a 1-month residency Dec 14, 2016 – Jan 13, 2017.  Winter applications are due August 7, 2016 thru CAFÉ www.callforentry.org so apply today!

They also have a personal residency program for artists and writers who need longer periods of creative time (1 – 6 months).  Spaces are still available for August – December. Write 360xochiquetzal@gmail.com for dates in 2016 – 2017.

More information on their new website: http://www.360xochiquetzal.com,  visit the 360 Xochi Quetzal Group Facebook page, or follow on Twitter: @360XochiQuetzalunnamed-2

FELLOWSHIP Opportunity!

McKNIGHT ARTIST FELLOWSHIPS

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Intent to Apply is now open until Sept. 9

The McKnight Fellowships for Choreographers and the McKnight Fellowships for Dancers awards $25,000 fellowships to Minnesota mid-career dancers and choreographers.

If you plan to apply for a fellowship, you must submit your Intent to Apply by September 9.

Be sure to read the guidelines for complete information on eligibility and criteria. Full guidelines can be found here:

Dancershttp://www.mcknightdancechoreo.org/dancer-guidelines/

Choreographers: http://www.mcknightdancechoreo.org/choreogrpher-guidelines/

INTENT TO APPLY

The Intent to Apply deadline is Wednesday, September 9th at 11:59 pm. If you miss the Intent to Apply deadline you may still submit a final application. However, you will not receive deadline reminders or important updates about the application process.

To access the Intent to Apply form, use the link on the Guidelines page or go directly to: https://mcknightdancechoreo.slideroom.com/#/login

Once you have submitted your Intent to Apply you will be notified regarding the final application process. This application will become available after January 15, 2016 and the deadline will be in early April.

For additional help or questions regarding guidelines please contact Program Director Mary Ellen Childs at McKFell@thecowlescenter.org

TRF ACTS 2015 Line Up!

TRF Acts

Summer Theater

2015 Productions!

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Visit TRFACT.org for more info!

Here is the AUDITION information for these productions:

They are being held at Northland Community and Tech College Theater in Thief River Falls on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 19 and 20 from 5-7 p.m. Those auditioning will be asked to read from scripts, and to sing a song of their selection if trying out for Hello Dolly.  Please provide my email address mjander@mncable.net for questions they may have. Pianist is provided, but they need to bring their own sheet music.  More information:  www.trfact.org  There will be audition materials added to our website sometime this week.

And then there’s this:

Screen Shot 2015-01-27 at 9.34.31 PMSeussical Jr!

 

Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and other characters from the whimsical imagination of Dr. Seuss come together in this musical featuring a score by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty.

Seussical debuted on Broadway in 2000. The play’s story is a mash-up of many of Seuss’s most famous books. Along with a fabulous score, it has become a favorite for school, community and regional theaters.

Still wondering? Check out youtube!

S.ummer

     T.heater

          A.rts

               R.evue

 

Rehearsals: July 22-August 3

Performances: August 4- 6, 2015

N.C.T.C Theater

 Premiering Summer 2015, The S.T.A.R. program is a new, exciting theater program designed especially for teens entering 6th grade through 12th grade in the fall of 2015.

Sponsored by: Thief River Falls Area Community Theater

 

   Be a S.T.A.R!

Questions? Email Jane at mjander@mncable.net or download the brochure below!

STAR brochure