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29 Apr, 2014, 10:45 ET Executive Director Philip Horn Announces the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts "Best of the Best" PPA Projects

 The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA), today announced its 'Best of the Best' Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts Projects. The initiative...


16 Jan, 2014, 13:39 ET Pennsylvania Poetry Out Loud Regional Championships To Be Held Across State

The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts today announced the regional championship locations for the 2014 Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation...


03 Jan, 2014, 10:50 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Announces Apprenticeships in Traditional Arts

 The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) today announced the 2014 folk and traditional arts apprenticeships for Pennsylvania. The grants...


15 Aug, 2013, 13:00 ET Pennsylvania's First Lady Susan Corbett Announces Governor's Awards for the Arts Recipients

Ceremony to Be Held at Harrisburg's Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts First Lady Susan Corbett today announced the recipients of the...


11 Jul, 2013, 15:00 ET First Lady Susan Corbett Announces 2013 Governor's Awards for the Arts to be Held in Harrisburg

First Lady Susan Corbett today announced that the 2013 Governor's Awards for the Arts will take place in Harrisburg on Oct. 22 at Whitaker Center...


26 Apr, 2013, 11:34 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Announces Apprenticeships in Traditional Arts

 The state arts council today announced the 2013 folk and traditional arts apprenticeships for Pennsylvania. Ten apprentices working with...


11 Mar, 2013, 14:59 ET Indiana County Student David "DJ" Gress is 'Poetry Out Loud' State Champion

  David "DJ" Gress, a senior at The Kiski School, Indiana County, today won the state finals of the 2013 "Poetry Out Loud: National...


08 Feb, 2013, 14:57 ET Poetry Out Loud Regional Championships Held Across Pennsylvania in February

 High school students from across the state will compete for a chance to represent their region at Pennsylvania's state championship for the...


01 Aug, 2012, 15:27 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Executive Director Philip Horn Appointed to National PTA Board

 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts chair and First Lady Susan Corbett today announced that PCA executive director Philip Horn has been...


16 Jul, 2012, 12:00 ET Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett Announces Recipients of the Governor's Awards for the Arts

Sept. 20 Awards Ceremony to be held at Erie's Warner Theatre  Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today announced the recipients of...


09 Apr, 2012, 14:24 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Seeks Nominations for Governor's Awards for the Arts

Awards Ceremony to be Held September 20th in Erie The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts today announced that nominations are now being...


26 Mar, 2012, 13:48 ET Reading Student Daphnee McMaster is 'Poetry Out Loud' State Champion

 Daphnee McMaster, a senior at Reading High School, Berks County, today won the state finals of the 2012 "Poetry Out Loud: National...


01 Dec, 2011, 15:14 ET PA First Lady Susan Corbett Announces Erie to Host 2012 Governor's Awards for the Arts

Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett today announced that the 2012 Governor's Awards for the Arts will take place in Erie next fall. It will...


14 Apr, 2011, 14:29 ET First Lady Susan Corbett to Chair Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

E. Jeanne Gleason Named Arts Council Vice Chair Pennsylvania First Lady Susan Corbett will serve as the chairwoman of the Pennsylvania Council on...


14 Mar, 2011, 15:52 ET Governor Corbett: Berks County High School Senior is 'Poetry Out Loud' State Champion

DeVonna Smith, a senior at Reading High School, Berks County, today won the state finals of the 2011 "Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation...


15 Mar, 2010, 15:47 ET PA Council on the Arts: Monroe County Student is 'Poetry Out Loud' State Champion

Angela Goldberg, a Pleasant Valley School District senior from Monroe County, today won the state finals of the 2010 Poetry Out Loud: National...


18 May, 2009, 13:55 ET Senate Plan to Shutter PA Council on the Arts Threatens Already Reeling Arts Sector

Pennsylvania's nonprofit arts sector, already deeply challenged by the economic recession, faces an uncertain future under a budget bill proposed...


12 Mar, 2009, 16:48 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Announces 2009 Poetry Out Loud State Champion

Molly Stoltz, a Dubois Area School District student from Clearfield County, has been named the winner of the Pennsylvania state finals of the 2009...


10 Jun, 2008, 01:00 ET PA Arts Council Opens Online Applications For 2009 Individual Artists Fellowships

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Applications are being accepted online by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts for the 2009...


24 Mar, 2008, 01:00 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Announces the Paul Taylor Dance Company 'American Masterpieces' Tour

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Paul Taylor Dance Company and its six-member second company, Taylor 2, will present...


06 Jul, 2007, 01:00 ET Services Provided By PA Arts Council Will be Impacted Throughout Budget Impasse

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the event of a budget impasse, the following services provided by the Pennsylvania Council...


05 Jun, 2007, 01:00 ET PA Arts Council Deadline for Applications for 2008 Individual Artists Fellowships

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts is now accepting online applications to the 2008...


14 Mar, 2007, 01:00 ET Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Announces 2007 Poetry Out Loud State Champion

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Olivia Meldrum, a Home-schooled student from Juniata County, has been selected as the...


29 Jan, 2004, 00:00 ET PA Arts Council Among Government's `Best and Brightest'

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- PA Council on the Arts (PCA) Executive Director Philip Horn today announced that the agency has been...


06 Jan, 2004, 00:00 ET Rendell Administration Announces Appointee to PA Arts Council

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell has appointed Clifford E. Haines, Esq., of Philadelphia, to the...