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Pentacle Legacy: Pentacle’s 1985 Logo

[1985] Pentacle Logo Change We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing Pentacle’s 1985 logo change! “It was designed by Joan Lombardi in honor of Pentacle’s 10th anniversary.” Source Material: Pentacle Newsletter (Winter… Read the full story

May 19, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: The Pentacle Space

[1985] New Multi-Use Facility Opens – The Pentacle Space We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Way Back Wednesday, we are going inside 104 Franklin Street. In 1985, Pentacle received a National Endowment for the Arts Advancement… Read the full story

May 12, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: 104 Franklin Street

[1982] Pentacle moves to 104 Franklin Street We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Way Back Wednesday, we are sharing Pentacle’s 1982 office move to the 4th-floor loft that was previously Twyla Tharp’s rehearsal space at 104… Read the full story

May 4, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: The Foundation for Independent Artists

[1981] Pentacle Creates Foundation for Independent Artists We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Way Back Wednesday, we are sharing Pentacle’s Foundation for Independent Artists (FIA): Since its creation in 1981, FIA has… Read the full story

April 28, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Calling All Computerists

[1981] We have a brand new baby in the office. We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday, in honor of Administrative Professionals Day, we are sharing our 1981 baby — a Radio Shack TRS-80 Model III… Read the full story

April 21, 2021

We're Hiring: Fiscal Associate

About the Organization: Pentacle’s mission is to design and provide unique and robust programs of support for performing artists at critical stages in their careers. At the same time, Pentacle enriches the cultural landscape through cross-sector partnerships in multiple communities across NYC and the U.S. Since 1976, Pentacle… Read the full story

April 14, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Co-Directors of 1979

Mara Greenberg & Ivan Sygoda We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing Mara Greenberg & Ivan Sygoda who became the Co-Directors of Pentacle in 1979. Mara… Read the full story

April 14, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: PENTACLE

The Origin of Pentacle’s Name We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing how Pentacle got its name: “It was one of our founders with an interest in numerology who chose the name PENTACLE… Read the full story

April 7, 2021

Pentacle Legacy: Founding Artists

[1976] Pentacle’s Founding Artists We are diving into our archival materials and excited to share finds from Pentacle’s Legacy project on #WayBackWednesdays. On this Wednesday we are sharing Pentacle’s founding artists: Irene Feigenheimer (DANCEMOVES/Irene Feigenheimer and Company) Manuel Alum (Manuel Alum Dance… Read the full story

March 31, 2021
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