Performing Arts, Inc. has a mission to initiate, facilitate and
implement programs that develop a deeper understanding of the
traditional performing arts of the cultures of the world and
their place in contemporary American society. International
Performing Arts, Inc., a not-for-profit, 501 (c) 3 corporation,
has a mission of promoting performing arts from cultures of the
world through programs of study, research and presentation of
traditional, emerging and new multi-cultural performing arts
activities. The organization, with an international board of
directors and advisors, furthers these purposes by:
researching and implementing cultural programs and
activities to promote knowledge of multi-cultural performing
an interest in performing arts of various cultures and
peoples of the world resulting in cross- cultural
collaborations oftentimes, between American participants and
artists from around the world.
interested artists to participate in multi-cultural
activities resulting in the creation of new works for the
betterment of contemporary society.
cultural programs, concerts, educational activities and
international programs that further these goals.
on-going established programs of international cultural
exchange including Summer Institute, KPA On Tour, Sounds of
the World, Summer Sounds of the World and the
new multi-cultural programs related to the needs of the
local IPA urban community and home-base.
the Black Rock Art Center, a multi-cultural art center for
the creation and presentation, research and study of
international arts activities.