1996 Grants

David Appel – New Work Development
Project Grant, $5,000

Arden Theatre Company3rd & Indiana
Project Grant, $50,000

Myra Bazell – High Coup at the Prison Circus
Project Grant, $5,000

Yvonne Bobrowicz – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Bristol Riverside Theatre – Artists’ Fees and Extended Rehearsal Periods
Project Grant, $50,000

Robert Burden – Collaboration with John Blake
Project Grant, $5,000

Dave Burrell – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Bushfire Theatre – Brandon’s Bounty and Flyin’ West
Project Grant, $25,000

Joseph Cashore – Theater
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Cheltenham Theatre – Laboratory Theater
Project Grant, $25,000

Kent De Spain – New Work by Ralph Lemon
Project Grant, $9,000

Leslie Dworkin – Movement Vocabulary Development
Discovery Grant, $6,000

Freedom Theatre – Cooley High
Project Grant, $75,000

Ed Groff – New Work
Discovery Grant, $5,000

Group Motion Dance CompanyBody
Project Grant, $10,000

Rennie Harris – Dance
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Hedgerow Theatre – Artists’ Residencies
Project Grant, $25,000

Independent Eye – Hammers and the Genesis Ensemble
Project Grant, $25,000

InterAct Theatre Company – Increased Compensation for Artists
Project Grant, $25,000

Karen Bamonte Dance Works – Home
Project Grant, $10,000

Roko Kawai – Project Phase III
Discovery Grant, $5,000

Steven Krieckhaus – New Work
Project Grant, $7,750

Jan Krzywicki – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Melanie Stewart Dance Theatre – Collaboration with Benchtours
Discovery Grant, $12,500

Bruce Metcalf – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Todd Noe – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Pennsylvania BalletRodeo
Project Grant, $19,350

Philadelphia Dance Company – Fathers/Daughters
Project Grant, $20,000

Philadelphia Festival Theatre for New Plays – Commissions and Process Development
Project Grant, $25,000

Philadelphia Theatre Company – Technical Director and Increased Rehearsal Time
Project Grant, $50,000

Philadelphia Theatre Company – Understudies and Associate Production Manager
Project Grant, $50,000

James Primosch – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Pang Xiong Sirirathasuk Sikoun – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Rudolf Staffel – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Voloshky Ukranian Dance Ensemble – New Works by Vassilli Mountain
Project Grant, $13,000

Venture Theatre – Dog Days: The Legend of O.V. Catto
Project Grant, $25,000

Venture Theatre – Playwrights Lab
Project Grant, $25,000

Kariamu Welsh – Dance
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Kariamu WelshRing Shout Dance Suite
Project Grant, $10,000

The Wilma Theater – Salary Support
Project Grant, $75,000

Bobby Zankel – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Grants & Grantees

In 1999 the Center awarded Pew Fellowships to 12 Philadelphia-based artists, and grants to 46 dance, music, theater, and visual arts organizations and practitioners in the greater Philadelphia region.

Grants & Grantees

The Wilma Theater creates living, adventurous art through bold and ambitious design choices.

Grants & Grantees

Emily Brown is a visual artist and a 2000 Pew Fellow.

Questions of Practice

Feasley is a self-described “landscape painter” whose work tends to be small-scale and intimate—supernatural scenes painted in rich, saturated colors that result in a hybrid of abstract and figurative art.

Ballet répétiteurs such as Lincoln work one-on-one with dance artists to articulate and find the essence of a character or particular portrayal that becomes distinctive to their physicality.

Grants & Grantees

A month-long series of installations, workshops, talks, musical performances, and film screenings filled a Philadelphia storefront.

Grants & Grantees

Astrid Bowlby is a visual artist and a 2005 Pew Fellow.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Bill T. Jones is an artist, choreographer, dancer, theater director and writer, as well as the founder of Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and executive artistic director New York Live Arts.

Grants & Grantees

New Paradise Laboratories is an experimental performance ensemble that explores radical means to bend conventional ideas of theater.

Working with expert advisors from a variety of fields, Wyck developed a plan for inventive future community-focused programming.

Several Center-funded projects have received extensive international, national, and regional media coverage in recent weeks.

Grants & Grantees

AP Gorny is a visual artist and a 1994 Pew Fellow.