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A scene from a Lifetime Arts Creative Aging Training held in New York. Photo by Shawn Choi.
A scene from a Lifetime Arts Creative Aging Training held in New York. Photo by Shawn Choi.

NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund

NYSCA and A.R.T./New York are now accepting applications for the 2021 NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund. The grant program will provide general operating grants of $2000 to small professional theatres throughout the state with annual budgets of under $500,000.

Applicants do NOT need to be members of A.R.T./New York in order to apply. A.R.T./New York will hold three live virtual info sessions on January 14, January 27, and February 2.

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New York State Creative Aging Initiative

Created through a new partnership between the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York State Office for the Aging, the New York State Creative Aging Initiative takes an innovative, evidence-based approach to healthy aging, underscoring New York’s leadership as the first age-friendly state in the nation.

From Monday, Feb. 22 –Wednesday, Feb. 24, Lifetime Arts will offer a total of 6 hours of remote training via Zoom to 75 New York-based teaching artists as part of this initiative.

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Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Webinar

Are you a theatrical producer, talent representative, venue promoter or do you operate a live venue, live performing arts organization, movie house or cultural institution and have been impacted by COVID-19?

Register for SBA’s webinar on Thursday, January 14, at 3 p.m. ET, for a preliminary overview of the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant program included in the Economic Aid to Hard-Hit Small Businesses, Nonprofits, and Venues Act. Eligible organizations with a reduction in revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic will have the opportunity to receive up to a $10 million grant under the program.

This webinar will provide introductory information about the grants, who can apply, how potential organizations can prepare, and additional details re: eligibility and applications.

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