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Write Here - Finding and Applying to Artists Residencies Monday, August 13, 2018

Monday, August 13

Looking for an artist residency opportunity? Artist residencies are popping up everywhere! Learn how to select the right residency for you and put together a strong application. We'll review strong application samples, and you'll leave with resources for your residency search. Open to artists in all disciplines, so bring a friend! Born and raised in Memphis, TN, Maesie Speer is passionate about building inclusive and nurturing creative spaces. She is currently the Arts Center Programs Manager at the Caldera Arts Center outside Sisters where she lives and works. A life-long performance-maker, Maesie was a company member with Hand2Mouth Theatre for 10 years and participated in residencies at Playa, Caldera, and EMPAC and toured regionally and nationally. She has also performed with Theatre de la Jeune Lune, Sojourn Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville, and Artists Repertory Theatre, among others. Maesie volunteers as a board member with the Arts & Culture Alliance of Central Oregon and as a program committee member with ScaleHouse.

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Phone: 541-312-1032
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