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GW Shakespeare Theatre Company - Save The Arts 2015

Spring 2015, the George Washington University cut the budget of the Music, Theater and Dance Departments, reducing their programs by 50%. Because of the possibility that some professors may be or were in fact let go, and students would no longer have the same oppurtunities to study the perfromance arts, the GW Shakespeare Theatre Company participated in a 24 hours Protest Concert where all different forms of student theater, choir and the arts performed nonstop for 24 hours on campus. 41 more words


All Good Things...

Indeed, our Painting the Piano Project came to an end last week and I liken my emotions to those that I get after finishing a good book… bittersweet; happy for the experience, wanting more and a little sad that’s it’s over. 457 more words


Without the arts, what have we got?

There are some serious concerns that tomorrow could see the collapse of the NI power sharing agreement, amidst the fallout from the controversial welfare reform bill.   248 more words


Just Keep Painting

Just keep painting… or is it just keep swimming? Either way the message rings true with us as we enter the home stretch of our in-residence project and fundraising effort: … 606 more words


Priming the Piano

This is an update on Gifted’s Painting the Piano project. If you don’t know what the heck that is, read this.

Well, well… who knew watching Charleen paint the piano would be such a learning opportunity? 342 more words


Painting the Piano Bench

It’s our first Painting the Piano update and I’m so excited to have pictures to share of Charleen’s progress! She’s been working on the bench at her home studio while waiting for us here at the shop to prepare the piano. 151 more words


Painting the Piano

Well, well… Where has the time gone? I won’t ask why you haven’t called me lately if you do the same for me, okay? ;-) 668 more words