Blog

September 2015

Sep 15, 2015
Kelsey Colcord Spitalny
Announcing Center Stage Pakistan:Nominations period opens for music ensembles from PAKISTAN for tours to the U.S. in 2017NEFA is partnering with the U.S. Embassy in Pakistan to launch Center Stage...

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...

July 2015

Jul 15, 2015
Deirdre Valente
How can I tour in the USA? How do I find collaborators abroad?The truth is, it's hard. Resources and information are scattered. Tax and immigration policies complicate international engagement. No...

June 2015

Jun 17, 2015
Steve MacQueen
I admit it: I was impressed with the very idea of being in Algeria. Algeria! To travel there with Center Stage on their advance trip for the 2016 season promised amazing talent, music, culture, food...

May 2015

May 22, 2015
Elizabeth Auer
When you travel a great distance, even something as simple as adjusting to a new time zone can be a challenge. But when your trip is like mine, to Algeria with the Center Stage team to meet artists...