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    PTP will own and operate the new center, which will amplify the voices of NYC’s diverse immigrant communities and cultivate work by local artists and arts organizations.

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    Materials for the Arts is distributing over 11,000 pairs of dance shoes to dancers, dance organizations, and public schools across NYC.

Up to date information on the COVID-19 coronavirus in New York City
COVID-19 coronavirus

    For the most up-to-date information on the COVID-19 coronavirus in New York City, visit www.nyc.gov/coronavirus.

    DCLA partnered with Americans for the Arts and SMU DataArts to examine the financial impact of COVID-19 on NYC's non-profit cultural sector.  Read the report.

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    Read the latest news from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.

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