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2014-04-29 12:28:27

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA), today announced its 'Best of the Best' Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts Projects. The initiative recognizes the artistic and community accomplishments of outstanding arts projects, events and activities developed in local and community settings. Those recognized as 'Best of the Best' are: -- Julie Mader's "Power Within" (Cameron, Elk, Forest, McKean and Jefferson Counties)...

2014-03-25 08:27:34

Stand For The Arts to Enlist Online Advocates for the Creative Community WASHINGTON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Americans for the Arts Action Fund reception held in Washington, DC last night for participants of Arts Advocacy Day, Sonia Tower, SVP of Corporate Relations for Ovation and President of the Ovation Foundation, announced the launch of a new national initiative called Stand For The Arts. Designed to raise awareness, protect access, and encourage action on behalf of the...

2014-01-28 16:23:10

NAPLES, Fla., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Arts Council of Collier County is pleased to unveil its new brand and updates to its marketing materials. The new logo features vivid colors and includes the acronym, UAC. Additionally the creation of a tagline - "Your Connection to the Arts" - defines the UAC's role in the community. The Council recently celebrated its 33(rd) anniversary, and the current logo had been in use for over 25 years. The Council's president, Sandi...

2011-07-28 08:00:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County will be the beneficiary of about 3,000 pieces of artwork from the corporate collection of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. The artwork is valued at approximately $700,000. To view photos and video of the artwork, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/51116-rj-reynolds-tobacco-company-arts-council-winston-salem-forsyth-county "After more than 100 years of purchasing art to enhance the...

2010-08-23 14:13:00

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County today announced an all-star line-up for its upcoming Town Hall Meeting titled, "Art Works: The Impact of Arts and Culture on Communities," with the Chair of the National Endowment for the Arts, Rocco Landesman. Panelists for the discussion represent various arenas in arts and culture, nationally and in Winston-Salem, and were selected based on their expertise and stature to promote a lively...

2008-07-10 12:00:45

By Leticia Gutierrez, Appeal-Democrat, Marysville, Calif. Jul. 10--Marilyn Monroe, with Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon in the film "Some Like it Hot," fills a big screen Saturday in Marysville as a vintage film series kicks off in support of the Sutter Performing Arts Center in Yuba City. The classic is the first of six films planned through October at the Lee Burrows Art Center, 630 E St., Marysville, sponsored by the Sutter Performing Arts Association and the Yuba-Sutter Regional...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.