On Screen/In Person Announces 2014-2015 Film Tours

On Screen/In Person brings some of the best new independent American films and their creators to communities across the mid-Atlantic region. This year's filmmakers tackle a variety of issues ranging from the rights of undocumented workers to the magical world of the children's classic tale The Phantom Tollbooth, from the effects of aging to the beginnings of the grassroots environmental movement, and from youth violence and transformation to an exploration of the creative impulse.
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Mid Atlantic Tours 2015-2016 Roster Now Booking!

MAAF has announced the roster for its 2015-2016 Mid Atlantic Tours program. Fee support is available to presenters in DC, DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, USVI, VA, and WV booking the following artists for engagements: The Crooked Road, De Temps Antan, Indian Ink Theatre Company, No BS! Brass Band, SYBARITE5, Teatro Hugo e Ines, and Vertigo Dance Company.
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Joanne Brackeen Receives BNY Mellon Jazz 2014 Living Legacy Award

Jazz pianist, educator, and composer Joanne Brackeen was honored with the BNY Mellon Jazz 2014 Living Legacy Award in a special ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, October 10, 2014. The Living Legacy Award honors jazz masters from the mid-Atlantic region who have achieved distinction in jazz performance and education.
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French-American Jazz Exchange 2014-2015 Grants Announced

MAAF and FACE Foundation have announced five grants totaling $122,600 in support of the 2014-2015 FAJE program. Funded projects include:  Frank Woeste with Dave Douglas, Nicole Mitchell with Sylvain Kassap, Somi with Herve Samb, Steve Lehman with Maciek Lasserre, and Yosvany Terry with Baptiste Trotignon.
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