NEA National Heritage Fellowships

Infomation on the 2013 NEA National Heritage Fellowships Events

NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert

What: Nick Spitzer, host of public radio’s American Routes, will emcee this evening of conversations, demonstrations, and performances with the 2013 NEA National Heritage Fellows.

When: Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8 p.m.

Where: George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium at 730 21st Street NW in Washington, DC

Tickets: Free tickets to this concert are available online or in person at the George Washington University Lisner Auditorium Box Office at 730 21st Street NW in Washington, DC, and the House of Musical Traditions at 7010 Westmoreland Avenue in Takoma Park, Maryland.

PLEASE NOTE: Ticket-holders should arrive by 7:45 p.m. At that time, all empty seats will be claimed by those in the stand-by line.

Watch the live webcast:

The NEA National Heritage Fellowships Concert will be live streamed at arts.gov with an archive available following the event. The NEA encourages households and schools to gather together to watch the webcast and use this opportunity to share our nation's diverse folk and traditional arts with families and students. Viewers can share comments and photos on Twitter using the hashtag #NEAHeritage. You may also request copies of the concert program by emailing heritage@arts.gov.
 

NEA National Heritage Fellowships Awards Ceremony

What: NEA Senior Deputy Chairman Joan Shigekawa and members of Congress will present awards to the 2013 NEA National Heritage Fellowships recipients. This event is open to the public and no tickets are required.

When: Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 5 p.m.

Where: Room 119 of the Library of Congress's Thomas Jefferson Building at 10 First Street SE in Washington, DC