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Mark Morris

Connecticut Arts Groups Get $1.15 Million From NEA Grants

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Chairman Rocco Landesman announced today that the NEA plans to award 928 grants totaling $77.17 million to not-for-profit organizations nationwide. These grants support exemplary projects in arts education, dance, design, folk and traditional arts, literature, local arts agencies, media arts, museums, music, opera, presenting, theater, musical theater, and visual arts, and provide support to state arts agencies and regional arts organizations.  Connecticut groups and organizations received 14 grants totaling $1,152,100.  Through these projects, the public will have increasing opportunities to engage with the arts, whether it’s in a...