Blogs by Author

December 2015

Dec 16, 2015
Adrienne Petrillo
Since the beginning of Center Stage in 2012 we’ve had the good fortune to work with artists from Pakistan. We were thrilled when the U.S. Embassy in Pakistan partnered with us this year on Center...

August 2015

Aug 12, 2015
Adrienne Petrillo
From cross-cultural enclaves south of the world’s largest desert to rapidly changing cities at the edge of Europe, Africa’s performing artists are communicating about issues, challenges and...

March 2015

Mar 31, 2015
Adrienne Petrillo
There is no better way to start learning about artists working in Tanzania than by attending the Sauti za Busara Festival . Over 30 artists from African countries as diverse as South Africa, Kenya and...
Mar 06, 2015
Adrienne Petrillo
We are pleased to share our most recent publication , which takes a look back at the first two seasons of Center Stage. This piece recaps the impact of the first two seasons of the program, featuring...

June 2012

Jun 19, 2012
Adrienne Petrillo
Tonight, Pakistani band noori (along with singer-songwriter Arieb Azhar) perform at the Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage in DC to kick off the Center StageSM artists' tours throughout the U.S. Be...