2004 Grant Awards: State Listings
Creativity/Leadership Initiatives/Literature Fellowships
Services to Arts Organizations & Artists
Some details of the projects listed below are subject to change,
contingent upon prior Endowment approval.
Anchorage Concert Association, Inc.
CATEGORY: Creativity FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Presenting
To support the Cultural Crossroads Series of dance and music. The
series will feature public and in school performances, gatherings
with local artists, pre- and post-concert talks, and radio
CATEGORY: Creativity FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Multidisciplinary
To support RainSongs: 3 antiphonous tales from wet lands, a touring
festival of newly commissioned work. Three teams of international
composers and writers will create collaborative works using
Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale and Prokofiev's
Peter and the Wolf as points of departure.
Perseverance Theatre, Inc.
CATEGORY: Creativity FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Theater
To support the development and production of The Cannery
Project, a new musical by Chay Yew, and the statewide tour of
Bridget Carpenter's Up (The Man in the Flying Lawn Chair).
Artistic director Peter DuBois will direct both plays and oversee
The Cannery Project's collaboration between the playwright
and composer Fabian Obispo.
Alaska Total Dollars Awarded: $60,000
Alaska Total Grants Awarded: 3
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