Eastern Arts is a non-profit organization of dancers, artists, musicians, and scholars who present the folkways and traditions of many lands and peoples.
Eastern Arts originated in 1960 and has been active internationally presenting dance and music of lands from Asia to North Africa, from India to the Balkans in concerts, workshops, publications, audio and video productions.
Eastern Arts sponsors and funding organizations have included:
George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation; PARSA Community Foundation; Salt Lake County Zoo Arts and Parks Program;
Utah Arts Council; Salt Lake City Arts Council;
Semnani Foundation; Zions Bank; Western States Arts Federation; National Endowment for the Arts;
Utah Council for the Humanities and more. We are very grateful to these
sponsors who see the value in our projects.
Members of Eastern Arts are available for educational lectures, workshops, school assemblies and entertaining, informative concerts of music and dance from many traditions.