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Fiscal Sponsorship Grit II: Work in Progress Highlights

“I like to tell stories about communities that lack meaningful structures of support.  I feel compelled to tell stories that strike me on a human level.” – Flavio Alves, Project Director, The Garden Left Behind Immigration and assimilation in the United States are timely themes addressed in Ragtime on Ellis Island and The Garden Left Behind…

Ragtime on Ellis Island

“If walls could whisper…” – Sammi Cannold, Director of Ragtime on Ellis Island Earlier this week NYFA Fiscally Sponsored Project, Ragtime on Ellis Island, presented a special one night only developmental concert of Ragtime in the beautiful and hallowed Registry Room on Ellis Island. The event was a whirlwind of history, music, acting, and above…