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Sandglass Theater is putting a $10,000 National Endowment for the Arts grant toward a new project called “Feral.” Above is the first puppet for the project, which will likely culminate in a performance.

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PUTNEY — Sandglass Theater is among nine arts organizations and one writer in Vermont to receive a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The theater company is putting the $10,000 grant toward a new project called “Feral” that “addresses the act of making visible and reclaiming the work of women through celebrating intuitive knowledge, how it is housed in our bodies and how it can be used as a tool for individual and cultural repair,” said co-artistic director Shoshana Bass.

The 10 grants in Vermont total $185,000. The rest of the recipients are:

Kingdom County Productions, Barnet, $10,000

Marble House Project, Dorset, $10,000

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, $25,000

Tupelo Press, Manchester Center, $15,000

Presidents & Fellows of Middlebury College, Middlebury, $10,000

Vermont Folklife Center, Middlebury, $30,000

Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, $30,000

Stowe Story Labs, Stowe, $20,000

Matthew Olzmann, White River Junction, $25,000

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