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RUBYS Artist Update - Performing Arts - Brian Francoise

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  • 2016 Rubys Artist Project Grants in Performing Arts and Media Arts
  • Deadline to apply is Monday, February 29, 2016 at 11:59pm


RUBYS Artist Update - Performing Arts - Brian Francoise

2015 grantee Brian Francoise received a Ruby to support the development of Covenants, a devised play infused with spoken word performance, physical theatre, and digital storytelling that will celebrate “neighborhood voices” while exploring the history and legacy of restrictive covenants with residents who live in Greater Northwood. Covenants is in development with several upcoming events and Spring performances. Learn more about the play and how you can participate via the links below.

The Rubys Artist Project Grant program was established by GBCA in 2013 to support the region’s gems - the local creative community of performing, visual, media and literary artists. Created with the vision and initial funding from the Robert W. Deutsch Foundation, the Rubys value art making at the idea stage and supports local artists here and now.

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