Emilya Cachapero is the director of artistic programs and International Theater Institute at the Theatre Communications Group. She oversees all of the Theatre Communications Group’s artistic and international programs, including grant programs and special events. Prior to her current position, Cachapero served as general manager for the Concordia Chamber Symphony; associate director of the Non-Traditional Casting Project in New York; the conservatory administrator for the American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco; and chair of the artistic committee for the Asian American Theater Company, San Francisco. She is also a published poet whose work has appeared in the American Poetry Review and several other poetry anthologies. She served as the Center’s Pew Fellowships panel chair in 2010.
Pew Fellow Teresa Jaynes hosts a discussion about her artistic and curatorial process, in conjunction with the exhibition Common Touch.
Living and working in Philadelphia for 25 years, 2011 Pew Fellow CAConrad’s work falls between poetics, performance, and pedagogy.
Jeanne Murray Walker is a writer and a 1998 Pew Fellow.
Astral Artists celebrated its 20th-anniversary season with a concert of commissioned works by three noted African-American composers: Alvin Singleton, David Sanford, and Evelyn Simpson-Curenton.
In 2004 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 76 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.
In 2001 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 57 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.
Licia Perea is the artistic director of Danzantes and has been awarded two choreographer’s fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts.
In 1992 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 16 visual arts, dance, and music artists in the greater Philadelphia region, including Odean Pope and Judith Schaechter.
Alex Ross is music critic for The New Yorker and the author of The Rest is Noise: Listening to the 20th Century, a cultural history of 20th-century music.
Relâche is a new music ensemble whose unique sound includes flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, piano, percussion, viola, and bass.
Becky Birtha is a writer and a 1993 Pew Fellow.
Pew Fellow and visual artist Benjamin Volta leads an artmaking workshop as part of Historic Germantown’s ongoing Center-funded project Elephants on the Avenue.