This project is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support is provided by the Nathan Cummings Foundation, New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, Art4Moore Foundation, and the Sewing Machine Project.
Tuesday, May 27, 2008
2007 Graduates Attend the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Free Of Charge
Thanks to the generosity of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation (www.nojazzfest.com), graduates of the 2007 Mardi Gras Indian Arts Intensive were able to attend one day of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, which took place April 25-27 and May 1-4, free of charge. Mardi Gras Indians performing at the festival included Big Chief Bo Dollis & the Wild Magnolias, Creole Wild West, Golden Star Hunters, Fi Yi Yi & the Mandingo Warriors, and Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles.