Posted on Wed May 4, 2016
The Austin Belly Dance Convention (ABDC): Central Texas’ Premier Middle Eastern Dance Event Enters Its 2nd Decade
Posted on Wed Oct 14, 2020
The 2021 Apprenticeship Program application is now closed.
Thank you to everyone who applied!
Application and Additional Information Below
Posted on Fri Feb 12, 2021
The first of four upcoming events hosted by COFA Alliance National Network of Texas in collaboration with Texas Folklife, the COFA Islander Social Hour is designed to be a fun and family friendly opportunity to virtually reconnect, engaging with important social issues as well as the arts.
Posted on Tue Feb 9, 2021
2021 Texas Folklife Apprenticeship Program Artist Mentors
- Posted on Fri Oct 16, 2020
Posted on Thu Jan 30, 2020
Clockwise, from left: 2020 master Yuxin Mei; 2020 Master Thanmayee Krishnamruthy; 2020 Master Mike Beumel; and 2020 Master Gideon Alorwoyie.
TEXAS FOLKLIFE ANNOUNCES 2020 APPRENTICESHIPS IN THE FOLK AND TRADITIONAL ARTS AWARDEES
Posted on Tue Jan 7, 2020
Early in 2019 Sabrina Yakana participated in the Texas Folklife Apprenticeship Program. She learned the traditional art of Pingelapese stick dance from master artist Sepir Yakana, a dance previously done to train hand eye coordination for warriors entering into battle. Now, however, the dance serves as a way to entertain.
Posted on Tue Sep 10, 2019
First Annual Texas Folk Arts Statewide Convening: Evening Program
Discussion, presentations and artist demonstrations about the folk arts and traditions of the Lone Star State.
Posted on Thu Feb 21, 2019
Not Just OOM-PAH Weekend
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