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New Online Resource Guide Promotes Local Artists and Cultural Organizations

Post Date:04/02/2020 4:06 PM

Creative Greensboro, the City’s office of arts and culture, and the nonprofit ArtsGreensboro, are working together to promote streaming programs, virtual tours, and other interactive online activities that local artists, creative professionals, and arts and cultural organizations are producing while people are practicing social distancing. The Greensboro At Home Arts and Creativity Guide will be a roundup of local opportunities published on Monday through Friday afternoons on the Creative Greensboro and ArtsGreensboro Facebook pages.

Organizations and individuals can submit streaming events or other opportunities at  at the Creative Greensboro website. The first issue will be published Monday, April 6.

“The need for people to stay-at-home during this global pandemic has forced a wave of cancelations of performances, classes, and rehearsals, and shuttered places like museums and galleries. Yet Greensboro creatives have quickly responded by moving their work online. At this critical time, we want to support that work and connect them with the community,” said Ryan Deal, City chief creative economy officer and head of Creative Greensboro.

Submissions must be in by 9 am to make it in that day’s edition of the Greensboro At Home Arts and Creativity Guide. All weekend activities will run in Friday’s edition.

Founded in 2019, Creative Greensboro provides support for, ensures access to and drives awareness of Greensboro creative community. Through a range of programs, services and partnerships, Creative Greensboro supports the development of a vibrant city. ArtsGreensboro is the community’s largest source of dedicated financial support, funding arts and culture through a competitive process.

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