FY 2006 Grant Awards: State Listings
Access to Artistic Excellence/Literature Fellowships
Some details of the projects listed in this grant announcement are subject to change, contingent
upon prior Endowment approval.
International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE)
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Music
To support the 34th annual International Association for Jazz Education (IAJE) Conference and Music Festival in New York City. The conference includes performances with more than 50 jazz artists, workshops, master classes, panel sessions, and a music technology center. More than 7,000 jazz educators, musicians, students, and industry personnel from around the world are expected to attend.
Johnson County Community College Foundation (aka JCCC Carlsen Center)
Overland Park, KS
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Dance
To support performances of Paul Taylor Dance Company, Shen Wei Dance Arts, MOMIX, and Hubbard Street 2 at the Carlsen Center. Education and outreach activities will include lecture-demonstrations, master classes for advanced students, works for K-12 students and teachers, pre-performance lectures, and training for teachers on how to facilitate arts-integrated activities in the classroom.
University of Kansas Center for Research, Inc.
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Presenting
To support Conflict and Creativity. The series of residencies, performances, and community conversations will explore the impact of political and social turmoil on young foreign artists from India, Albania, and Palestine.
William Inge Festival Foundation (William Inge Center for the Arts)
CATEGORY: Access to Artistic Excellence FIELD/DISCIPLINE: Theater
To support Guest Artist Residencies. The project will bring professional directors and actors to collaborate with playwrights-in-residence in readings, workshops, and the development of new plays.
Number of Grants: 4 Total Amount: $90,500
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