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Museum Community Kicks Off Museum Week at Independence Visitor Center, Monday April 27th

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07/02/09

Fifty-five area museums team up on April 27, 2009 to launch the first Museum Week, April 27-May 3, 2009. The launch event will take place on Monday, April 27th at 10am at the Independence Visitor Center on Independence Mall. It will feature a wide variety of local museums displaying samples from current exhibitions or collections. Press and the public are invited to attend. The event will also feature the debut screening of SPARK, a new short film about the impact that Philadelphia’s cultural institutions have on the hearts and minds of our community.

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Meet 2009's Otis Morse Advocacy Scholars!

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04/23/09

Over the past four years, the Otis Morse Advocacy Scholarship has supported nine Philadelphia-area residents in meeting with their elected officials and making the case for federal support of arts and culture.  The scholarship provides attendees with an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington DC for the National Arts Action Summit (sponsored by Americans for the Arts), and gives them a valuable experience in making the case for the arts on Capitol Hill with Philadelphia-area legislators.

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High tech offsets opera's low budget

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04/23/09

Philadelphia Inquirer
April 23, 2009

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Cultural Alliance participates in Arts, Community and Economic Development Workshop

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04/28/09

On February 21st Julie Hawkins, Vice-President of Cultural Policy and Nancy DeLucia, County Outreach Manager took part in a daylong workshop at the School for Social Change at Eastern University.

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