Performance Encounters is a multi-disciplinary performance company committed to creative initiative, spiritual growth and social action. Their projects deal with questions of culture, history, identity and environment. They combine storytelling, dance, theatre, live music and anything else that will work. Its consciousness-raising costumed in comic relief and violin strings. They aim to promote community dialogue and to rouse our audiences to public action.
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.