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Call for Fall 2019 Resident Artists

Call for Fall 2019 Resident Artists

For Creation of New Works in all performance modalities including theatre, dance, music, spoken word, community-engaged performance, and new (performance-based) media cfpa is looking for up to three Twin Cities-based artists at any stage in their careers to initiate a new piece of original performance work, and/or

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Artist Reflections: Alexandra Bodnarchuk

Artist Reflections: Alexandra Bodnarchuk

Alexandra Bodnarchuk is a Twin Cities theater artist, in residence at cfpa this spring as part of our Works in Process artist residency. Alexandra has continued work on her dance piece “The Nature of Cloth”, which investigates the human experiences of shame and conformity. Alexandra’s mentor for

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Presenting: Works in Process

Presenting: Works in Process

Saturday, April 20th and Saturday, April 27th, 7 pm Join us for the culmination of cfpa’s Spring 2019 Works in Process Residencies. With the support of free rehearsal space and a mentor specifically chosen for this project, three local performing artist have moved an existing work (and

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Artist Reflections: Beth Ann Powers

Artist Reflections: Beth Ann Powers

Beth Ann Powers is a Twin Cities theater artist, in residence at cfpa this spring as part of our Works in Process artist residency. Beth Ann has excavated her personal relationship with mental illness and recovery, and investigated how durational/endurance performance can create space for an audience to

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Artist Reflections: Gina Montet

Artist Reflections: Gina Montet

Florida playwright Gina Montet will be at cfpa this week for a workshop of her play, “Overactive Letdown.” Here she shares some thoughts about her hopes for the workshop and her writing process. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those solely those of the

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ReClaim April: Presentation of Works in Progress

Friday and Saturday April 20-21st, 2018 7:30 pm Works in Progress: a ReClaim New Works Residency produced by CFPA Mpls Featuring the work of: April Sellers Dance Collective Ben Swenson-Klatt Emily Rose Duea Free admission. Free snacks. Free parking available across the street in the Lake Country

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Works in Progress Blog Post: Emily Rose Duea

Each Works In Progress Resident will contribute several blog posts over the course of their residency. This first post addresses the central question of the project each is building during the residency, and discusses aspects of their creative process. Emily’s project explores identity after healing from trauma.

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Works in Progress Blog: April Sellers

Each Works In Progress Resident will contribute several blog posts over the course of their residency. This first post addresses the central question of the project each is building during the residency, and discusses aspects of their creative process. April’s project is titled “Patriot Erector” and explores

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Works in Progress Blog: Ben Swenson-Klatt

Each Works In Progress Resident will contribute several blog posts over the course of their residency. This first post addresses the central question of the project each is building during the residency, and discusses aspects of their creative process. Ben’s project explores the intersection of gender and

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ANNOUNCING: New Works Residency Artists

CFPA Minneapolis is excited to announce the three artists selected for our 2018 New Work Residency for Works in Progress of all Media (Theatre, Dance, Visual Art, Music, Film and New Media) to make a new piece that in some way addresses identity. The Works in Progress

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