upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Stephanie Yuhas

Stephanie Yuhas Image
(1) by Rachel Troche (2) by Rebekka LaFemme

Stephanie Yuhas is a first-generation Transylvanian-American writer and producer with a BFA in animation from The University of the Arts, Philadelphia. She is a multidisciplinary artist who creates projects with strong female protagonists and diverse ensembles. She is most well known for her work on the series Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return (Netflix) and her multimedia project American Goulash (Art & Change 2008). She is the co-creator of the arts comedy series Moot, a part of the Emmy-Award-Winning Articulate: With Jim Cotter (WHYY-TV). She is the co-founder of Project Twenty1, a 501(c)3 non-profit that runs film and animation programs for emerging media artists. She lectures at colleges and special events on topics such as “Women in Film & Animation,” “Filmmaking on a Shoestring,” and “Networking & Pitching for Introverts.”

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Leeway Transformation Award

The Transformation Award provides unrestricted annual awards of $15,000 to women and trans* artists and cultural producers living in greater Philadelphia who create art for social change and have done so for the past five years or more, demonstrating a long-term commitment to social change work. [read more]

deadline 05/15
Upcoming events
03/017:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FLOODGATE: First Friday Performance

Marcelline Mandeng is the selected 2018-2019 Leeway x Headlong Performance Artist-in-Residence.

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03/024:00 pm - 6:00 pm

FLOODGATE: Artist Presentation and Workshop

Marcelline Mandeng is the selected 2018-2019 Leeway x Headlong Performing Artist-in-Residence.

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