Adrienne Petrillo, New England Foundation for the Arts

TITLE: Program Manager, Presenting and Touring

FUNDING AREAS: Dance, theater, music, visual arts

CONTACT: APetrillo@NEFA.org, (617) 951-0010 ext. 527

PROFILE: Adrienne Petrillo is the program manager for presenting and touring for the New England Foundation for the Arts. Her workshop faculty bio provided by South Arts Performing Arts Exchange states:

Adrienne Petrillo is Program Manager, Presenting & Touring at the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA). In this capacity she oversees the New England Presenting and Touring program area through the development, evaluation, and promotion of three grantmaking programs as well as services that support New England-based performing artists and presenting organizations, such as the Idea Swap and CreativeGround. Additionally, she is the manager of Center Stage, an international exchange program with the U.S. Department of State, which brings performing artists from abroad to engage with communities throughout the nation. The second season of Center Stage will bring seven dance and music ensembles from Morocco, Pakistan, and Vietnam to the U.S in 2014. She holds a B.A. in theater studies with a concentration in arts management from Emerson College and hails from a very small town in Vermont.