2014 NATIONAL ARTIST TEACHER FELLOWSHIP AWARDEES CONCERT PARTICIPANTS


Kathleen Irene Bawel


Music, Pinellas County Center for the Arts at Gibbs High School, St. Petersburg, FL Fellowship:
To attend the Rome International Choral Festival, studying conducting and composition under Z.
Randall Stroope, resulting in an original choral composition to be performed in the US.

Margaret Plaza


Dance, Dr. Sun Yat Sen M.S. 131, New York City, NY Fellowship: To study jazz dance through its
technique, stylistic expression, music, and history at the OffJazz International Summer Dance
Workshop in Nice, France under the mentorship and tutelage of Mr. Gianin Loringett, artistic
director and choreographer of OffJazz Dance Company, resulting in choreographing original
Jazz and Cuban Jazz dance works of art that will be premiered in New York City.

Pamela Nomura


Creative Writing, Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, Hartford, CT Fellowship: To study with mentors

Diana Ferrus in Cape Town, South Africa, and Margaret Randall in Albuquerque, New Mexico to

create a body of new work.