Month: April 2013



Con Edison Immigrant Artist Program Newsletter, Issue No. 44

Featured Organization: Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education was founded in 1934 to serve the immigrant Hispanic community in New York City. Its primary mission was to offer after school enrichment and recreational activities for the children of newly arrived families from Puerto Rico and other Spanish-speaking countries.…

Meet a NYFA Artist: Deidre Schoo

Crew with dancer, Jay Donn From left – Michael Beach Nichols, Deidre Schoo, Joshua Woltermann, Ryan Hancock Photo courtesy Flex Is Kings NYFA talks to Deidre Schoo about her film Flex Is Kings (NYFA/Artspire Fiscally-Sponsored Project, 2011), which premieres April 18 through 27 at the Tribeca Film Festival. NYFA: Hi Deidre, congratulations on your documentary…