2005 Grant Awards: State Listings
Access to Artistic Excellence II/American Masterpieces/
Folk Arts Infrastructure/Learning in the Arts/Partnerships
Some details of the projects listed below are subject to change,
contingent upon prior Endowment approval.
Contemporary American Theater Festival
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Theater
To support the development and production of a new theater work. The company will present Father Joy by Sheri Wilner, with Producing Director Ed Herendeen overseeing the collaboration between playwright, designers, and director.
Davis & Elkins College (Augusta Heritage Center)
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Folk & Traditional Arts
To support the Traditional Arts Program. Activities will include the West Virginia Folk Arts Apprenticeship Program, the Youth Scholarship Program and the Old-Time Fiddler's Reunion.
West Virginia Division of Culture and History/Arts Section
CATEGORY: Partnership FIELD/DISCIPLINE: State & Regional
To support Partnership Agreement activities.
West Virginia Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Music
To support a state-wide tour to rural and underserved communities. The orchestra, with music director Grant Cooper, will introduce orchestral music to new audiences throughout West Virginia.
WEST VIRGINIA total grants: 4
WEST VIRGINIA total dollars: $572,900
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