In this struggling economy, cutbacks are being made in every part of our life. Additionally, Stephanie serves as the manager of Bethesda’s Arts and Entertainment District. Additional session speakers will share information about similar zoning programs, such as Virginia Main Street Programs, and Arts and Cultural District programs in other Virginia Communities.
Nine localities in Virginia have individually received authority from the Virginia General Assembly to create arts and cultural districts. The arts play a role in adding value to our community, which is why Webster is a proud participant in the Arts and Education Council’s 2017 Annual Campaign.
The City has been working with local arts and cultural groups for over 45 years to support initiatives such as multicultural festivals, special events and films, Canada Day celebrations, public art, Victoria’s Poet Laureate and Youth Poet Laureate program, and the annual City of Victoria Butler Book Prize.
In addition, RTÉ supports events by offering promotional air-time on RTÉ Radio and Television. Please note that there will only be one round of the Project Award in Visual Arts in 2017. Teachers need to gain a better education of teaching their students through the arts.
When theatres, performing arts centers, museums, art galleries, and artist studios are encouraged to locate in the same neighborhood, the neighborhood becomes a magnet for the general public. Making meaning many ways: An exploratory look at integrating the arts with classroom curriculum.