2003 Grants

1812 ProductionsSomething Wonderful Right Away
Project Grant, $25,000

Academy of Vocal Arts – Puccini’s Edgar
Project Grant, $51,345

Act II PlayhouseInventing Van Gogh
Project Grant, $25,000

American Harp Society, Philadelphia Chapter – Primosch Commission: Three New Sacred Songs
Discovery Grant, $2,000

Charles O. AndersonFunky Suite: Body and Soul
Project Grant, $9,000

Annenberg Center for the Performing ArtsBeyond Belief: A Celebration of Gospel Music
Project Grant, $80,000

Arden Theatre CompanyTooth and Claw
Project Grant, $80,000

Kim Arrow – Dance
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Astral Artists – Major Gifts Campaign Consultancy
Discovery Grant, $44,160

Sondra Blanchard – Madness of Misfortune
Project Grant, $10,000

Tyrone Brown – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Uri Caine – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

The Conservation Center for Art & Historic Artifacts – New Position of Marketing Coordinator
Project Grant, $48,300

Andrea Cooper – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Linda Cordell – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Community Education Center – The New Edge Mix Enhancement
Project Project Grant, $18,000

Nicole CousineauCrevice
Project Grant, $9,000

Curtis Institute of MusicRoremania: A Festival Celebrating the Life and Works of Ned Rorem (Composition 44) on the Occasion of his 80th Birthday
Discovery Grant, $80,000

Dance Theater Camp – Cross-Training in Dance and Theater
Project Grant, $7,200

Dance Theatre of Pennsylvania – A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Project Grant $18,000

Dancefusion – Time Plus
Project Grant, $18,000

Enchantment Theatre Company – The Snow Queen
Project Grant, $10,000

The Fabric Workshop and MuseumExperiments with Truth
Project Grant, $200,000

Dawn Falato – Saint Anthony’s Body
Project Grant, $10,000

Fleisher Art Memorial – Database Development and New Position of IT Manager
Project Grant, $55,200

Project Grant, $49,500

The Galleries at Moore College of Art & DesignJorg Immendorff: I Wanted to Become an Artist
Project Grant, $181,500

Group Motion Dance Company – New Work by Kenshi Nohmi
Project Grant, $18,000

Hedgerow Theatre – The Lives of Bosie
Project Grant, $25,000

Jim Hinz – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Institute of Contemporary ArtAccumulated Vision: Barry Le Va
Project Grant, $180,000

InterAct Theatre Company – New Position of Box Office Manager
Project Grant, $41,400

InterAct Theatre Company – Permanent Collection
Project Grant, $50,000

Tania Isaachome is where I am
Discovery Grant, $9,000

Roko Kawai – Dance
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Roko KawaiJapanese Classical Dance Year 4
Project Grant, $9,000

Leah Stein Dance Company – Leah Stein Dance Company
Project Grant, $18,000

Shuyuan Li – Female Warrior Dance
Project Grant, $9,000

Tom McCarthy – The Philly Fan
Project Grant, $10,000

Main Line Art Center – Past Presence: Contemporary Reflections on the Main Line
Project Grant, $150,000

Mann Center for the Performing Arts – The Movie Music of Spike Lee and Terence Blanchard
Discovery Grant, $50,000

Montgomery County Community CollegeJazz & the Classics at the Intersection of American Music
Discovery Grant, $23,500

Montgomery County Community College – Nai Ni Chen Dance Company Residency
Project Grant, $13,500

Moonstone, Inc. – Festival Cubano
Project Grant, $27,000

Morris Arboretum – New Position of Major Gifts Development Officer
Project Grant, $55,200

Musicopia – Latin Meets Jazz
Project Grant, $30,000

New Paradise LaboratoriesDon Juan in Nirvana
Project Grant, $10,000

Michael Olszewski – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Painted Bride Art CenterFrom the Horses Mouth
Project Grant, $45,000

Pennsylvania BalletSwan Lake
Project Grant, $72,000

Philadelphia Classical Symphony – Composer Connections
Discovery Grant, $60,000

Philadelphia Dance Company – We Too Dance
Project Grant, $72,000

Philadelphia Folklore Project – Artists in Residence
Discovery Grant, $30,000

Philadelphia Museum of Art – Friday Evening Jazz Quarterly Series
Discovery Grant, $30,000

Philadelphia Theatre CompanyAccording to Goldman
Project Grant, $80,000

Piffaro, the Renaissance BandThe Holly and the Ivy
Discovery Grant, $30,000

Pig Iron Theatre CompanyCafeteria
Project Grant, $25,000

Point Breeze Performing Arts Center – New Position of Director of Finance
Project Grant, $55,200

Prince Music Theater – From the Theater to the Opera House: The Works of William Bolcom and Arnold Weinstein
Discovery Grant, $80,000

Taller Puertorriqueno – 2003 Planning Grant
Discovery Grant, $15,000

Relache – Future Sounds 2003/04
Discovery Grant, $30,000

Rennie Harris Puremovement – My Name is…
Project Grant, $54,000

Samuel Paley Library – The Reconstruction of Artistic Memory and Vision in Dance
Discovery Grant, $37,800

Sedgwick Cultural Center – Unexpected Light
Discovery Grant, $20,655

Settlement Music School – Marketing and Public Relations Planning
Discovery Grant, $27,600

Sruti, the India Music and Dance Society – Sangeetha Anubhava in Experiencing Music
Discovery Grant, $22,500

Toby Twining – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Kukuli Velarde – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Village of Arts and Humanities – New Position of Facilities Manager
Project Grant, $55,200

Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble – Core Ensemble Development
Discovery Grant, $18,000

Walnut Street Theatre – La Vie en Bleu
Project Grant, $80,000

Anna Weesner – Music
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

The Wilma TheaterDanceBoom!
Project Grant, $58,500

The Wilma TheaterEmbarrassments
Project Grant, $80,000

The Wilma Theater – New Position of Facilities Manager
Project Grant, $48,300

Jan Yager – Visual Arts
Pew Fellowship, $50,000

Grants & Grantees

For decades this suburban university gallery has presented exhibitions of a quality and field-wide significance well beyond what one might expect, given its size and location.

Opera Philadelphia will implement a new business and program model that will feature an annual season-opening, multi-venue festival, launching in fall 2017, supported by new marketing strategies and a broad range of performance offerings designed to draw audiences from both inside and outside the regional metropolitan area.

Choreographer and director David Gordon will participate in three public rehearsals as he develops POLITICAL SHENANIGANS: dancing w/ Brecht & Eisler.

Grants & Grantees

Brent Wahl (Pew Fellow, 2014) works primarily in photography and time-based mediums, transforming everyday materials and detritus into mesmerizing compositions.

In this month’s Pew Fellows news highlights, sculptor Kukuli Velarde and media artists Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib have been named 2015 Guggenheim Fellows. DJ and electronic musician King Britt lets followers get behind the scenes with a new subscription service.

Visual artist and Pew Fellow Benjamin Volta on his belief that art can be a catalyst for social change, the importance of fostering sustaining creative experiences, and more.

WRTI spoke with Pennsylvania Ballet artistic director Roy Kaiser about the company’s final offering of the 2012–13 season.

Theater magazine editor Tom Sellar talked with legendary avant-garde performer Kate Valk on the exciting challenges presented by the Wooster Group’s 2011–12 theater season.

The Philadelphia Chapter of the American Composers Forum is committed to supporting local composers and developing new markets for their music.

Grants & Grantees

Al-Bustan’s concert series featured three virtuosic international guest artists making their Philadelphia debuts, each of whom performed with Al-Bustan’s resident takht ensemble.

Collaborators & Colleagues

Since 1990, Michael Alexander has been the executive and artistic director of Grand Performances, which presents free performing arts events in Downtown Los Angeles.

We talk to Sherlock, a 2013 Pew Fellow and Philadelphia’s newly designated poet laureate, about his dream collaboration with Yoko Ono and what made him want to become a poet.