Sponsored by the friends of the Hyattsville Library and Creative Edge Studio
"Dear White People" (2015) Satirical Comedy, 100 min. Feature film about a group of African-American students as they navigate campus life and racial boundaries in a predominately white college.
For the fifth year, the Hyattsville Branch with friends of Library will be screening and discussing independent films, Chris Lynn will facilitate the post-screening discussions. Refreshments will be served
Saturday, September 26 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM University of Maryland College Park (Hornbake Library) From Wave: A True Story in Hip Hop, Brian Bullock Digital distribution, festival strategies, production insights and community media preservation—It’s all covered!
Cultivating Prince George’s County as a film and digital media hub. Linking creatives from Washington to Baltimore. Call for artists and entrepreneurs to exhibit at our concurrent exhibition of local media creatives! Register here $25 + eventbrite fee until September 20. Thanks to our strategic partners! Presented by CREATIVE EDGE In Association with the Prince George's Film Office, Maryland Film Office and The University Libraries, University of Maryland.
OUR FALL FUNDRAISER IS AN EXCITING EVENT FOR 200 GUESTS TAKING PLACE ON NOVEMBER 7, 2015 IN HYATTSVILLE, MARYLAND. All proceeds from our fundraiser go directly to supporting our Arts Works @ School programs. Enjoy an evening of art, food, and fun with Art Works Now! Handcrafted Cocktails, Hor d'oeuvres by RIS, Silent Auction, Seated Dinner with Beer Pairing by Pizzeria Paradiso, Live Music, Creative Art Making Experiences
J.A.M. the Revue, the metropolitan area’s exciting song and dance revue is back with an ALL NEW production. Created by choreographer Jeremy A. McShan, J.A.M. 5th Element is a crowd-thrilling dance spectacular! The show starts its journey by paying tribute to some of music's greatest legends from the 70s and 80s, high kicking its way to the sexy songs of Broadway, and ending with an electrifying finale honoring the artists that have created some of today's greatest pop hits. These dance-floor favorites are sure leave audiences dancing in their seats! Featuring the J-Mac's, the show's beautiful and talented dancers, and some of DC’s best singers. This 75 minute production, suitable for all ages, is sure to razzle dazzle!
Friday, September 18 at 8pm Saturday, September 19 at 8pm Tickets: $20 online, $5 door
The Maryland State Arts Council's FY2017 Grants for Organizations (GFO) program provides unrestricted operating support to arts organizations and arts programs through grant awards. Join GFO program staff for Info Sessions and a Q&A Session to learn more about the program. Please watch our INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO on YouTube: https://youtu.be/RV10wBEu10o
GFO INFORMATIONAL SESSIONS are scheduled across Maryland and provide a description of the GFO program and assistance in preparing applications.Take note of these deadlines for activities taking place in FY2017 (July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2017) and join the GFO Program Staff at an Info Session near you.
The Brentwood Arts Exchange is presenting a professional development excursion for emerging craft artists that will promote creativity and entrepreneurship through a day of site visits. This one-day excursion will illuminate important factors behind the business of making and selling quality crafts, followed two months later by a presentation of participants' works in a Craft Store Front Window Feature. This program will recruit approximately 15 emerging craft artists from the DC Metro Area and charter a small bus that will tour two locations, each focusing on a different aspect of making, marketing, and selling fine crafts.
Joe's is thrilled to be partnering again with The Clarice for the second season of NextLOOK, a series specially designed for artists whose works are in the research and development phase. Regionally-based artists are given time, space and dollars to develop new work, in addition to having opportunities to deepen audience interaction and involvement through previews, workshops and feedback sessions. This year, over 50 artists applied to be part of NextLOOK. A panel of community members and artists chose five for the 2015-2016 season.
The Hurston/Wright Legacy Awards annually honor published works of fiction, nonfiction and poetry by Black writers published in the previous year. Recognized as a singular award from the Black writing community to its peers, the Legacy Awards each year recognizes members of the national and international Black writing community....
The Association of African American Museums (AAAM) celebrates its 37th annual conference August 4-7, 2015 at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee. The National Civil Rights Museum is the host institution.
National arts and culture leaders from museums across the country attend the conference every year. The projected attendance for this year’s conference is 350-400 individuals.
We invite you to consider: sponsorship, advertising, exhibitor, and vendor opportunities....
Tickets on sale June 2, 2015. The UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies’ 2015-2016 season carries forward its commitment to using art as a catalyst for dialogue and understanding about today’s pressing societal topics.
Including work by Molière and Shakespeare as well as a new play from the Big Ten Theatre Consortium by playwright Kristen Greenidge, the season culminates with New Visions/New Voices, a collaboration with The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. TDPS will host a series of readings of .....
An independent non-profit organization designated by the Prince George’s County government to coordinate financial support and advocacy for the arts and humanities through grants, programming and creative partnerships among business, education, government and residents.
The Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council (PGAHC) seeks to create a world-class cultural environment where diverse high quality arts and humanities programs are available for all Prince George’’s County residents and visitors.
The Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council promotes artistic achievement and creative expression in all its forms. PGAHC supports life-long learning through the arts and humanities, particularly in arts education to young people.
OUR CREATIVITY IS NOT PASSIVE BUT PURPOSED FOR TRANSFORMATION….
Executive Director - Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council