2007 PERFORMING ARTS GRANTS

Lincoln Center | Dance | Music & Opera | Performance Art | Presenters | Professional Education & Development | Special Projects | Theater
 
LINCOLN CENTER
$100,000 | Vivian Beaumont Theater, Inc. Lincoln Center Theater
Andre Bishop, Artistic Director
Bernard Gersten, Executive Producer

Support for the 2006-2007.
$150,000 | Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Inc.
David Finckel and Wu Han, Artistic Directors
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$150,000 | Jazz at Lincoln Center, Inc.
Wynton Marsalis, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$100,000 | Juilliard School, The
Joseph W. Polisi, President
Support for drama division’s fourth year performances during the 2007-2008 academic year..

$125,000 | Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Reynold Levy, President
John Goberman, Executive Producer
Support for the 2006-2007 season of "Live From Lincoln Center."

$125,000 | Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Reynold Levy, President
Jane Moss, Vice President, Programming
Support for the 2007-2008 season of New Visions.

$25,000 | Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Scott Nopi-Bandon Executive Director
Support for the Lincoln Center Institute repertory development in 2006-2007

$200,000 | New York City Ballet, Inc.
Peter Martins, Ballet Master in Chief
Support for the creation of new work during the 2007-2008 season.
$250,000 | New York City Opera Inc.
Paul Kellogg, General and Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007season.
$50,000 | New York Public Library
Paul LeClerc, President
Patrick Hoffman, Director, Theatre on Film & Tape Program

Support for the Theatre on Film and Tape Archive (TOFT) for fiscal year 2007-2008.
$250,000 | Philharmonic Symphony Society of New York, Inc.
Zarin Mehta, President and Executive Director
Loren Maazel, Music Director

Support for two new series for fiscal year 2005-2006, Inside Music with host Peter Schickele, and Hear & Now with host Steven Stucky.
$35,000 | School of American Ballet, Inc.
Peter Martins, Chairman of Faculty
Marjorie Van Dercook, Executive Director

Support for the School of American Ballet's Music Program in 2006-2007.
 
DANCE
$40,000 | Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation, Inc.
Judith Jamison, Artistic Director
Support for the New Works Fund during the 2007-2008 season.
$7,500 | The Armitage Foundation Ltd.
Karole Armitage, Artistic Director
General operating support for Armitage Gone! Dance in fiscal year 2007-2008.
$15,000 | Ballet Hispanico of New York
Tina Ramirez, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007 New York City season at The Joyce Theater.
$7,500 | Ballet Tech Foundation, Inc.
Eliot Feld, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2008.
$50,000 | Ballet Theatre Foundation, Inc.
Kevin McKenzie, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007 New York City seasons at the Metropolitan Opera and City Center.
$15,000 | Trisha Brown Dance Company, Inc.
Trisha Brown, Artistic Director
General operating support in fiscal year 2007-2008
$25,000 | Cunningham Dance Foundation, Inc.
Merce Cunningham, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$7,500 | Dance Continuum, Inc.
Susan Marshall, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007 New York City season
$25,000 | Dance Theater Workshop, Inc.
Cathy Edwards, Artistic Director

General operating support in fiscal year 2006-2007.
$12,500 | Dancing in the Streets Inc.
Aviva Davidson, Executive Director and Producer
Support for the 2007season.
$20,000 | Danspace Project, Inc.
Laurie Uprichard, Executive Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$40,000 | Discalced, Inc.
Mark Morris, Artistic Director
General operating support for the fiscal year 2006-2007.
$7,500 | DOVA, Inc.
Doug Varone, Artistic Director
Support for Doug Varone and Dancers’ 2007-2008 season in New York City.
$10,000 | Foundation for Dance Promotion
Bill T. Jones, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$25,000 | Martha Graham Center of Contemporary Dance, Inc.
Janet Eilber, Artistic Director
Support for the September 2007 performances at the Joyce Theater as part of the 80th Anniversary celebration.
$7,500 | Jose Limon Dance Foundation
Carla Maxwell, Artistic Director
Support for the 2008 Season
$100,000 | Joyce Theater Foundation, Inc.
Linda Shelton, Executive Director
Support for the presentation of New York City based companies during the 2006-2007 season
$10,000 | Parson's Dance Foundation, Inc.
David Parson, Artistic Director and Co-Founder
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-20076.
$10,000 | Ringside, Inc.
Elizabeth Streb, Artistic Director
Support of creative development and presentations during 2007 at the SLAM, the company's Williamsburg facility in Brooklyn.
$40,000 | Paul Taylor Dance Foundation, Inc.
Paul Taylor, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
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MUSIC and OPERA
$10,000 | American Composers Orchestra, Inc.
Steven Sloane, Music Director
Robert Beaser, Artistic Director

General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$15,000 | American Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
Leon Botstein, Music Director
Support for the 2007-2008 season
$12,500 | Bang on a Can, Inc.
Michael Gordon, Artistic Director
David Lang, Artistic Director
Julia Wolfe, Artistic Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Bargemusic, Ltd.
Olga Bloom,Founder and Chairman
Mark Peskanov, President, Artistic and Executive Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Bronx Opera Company
Michael Spierman, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007 season.
$30,000 | Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra
Catherine M. Cahill, Chief Executive Officer
Michael Christie, Music Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$275,000 | Carnegie Hall Society, Inc.
Clive Gillinson, Artistic and Executive Director
Support for the 2007-2008 season.
$7,500 | City Grand Opera Society, Inc.
Vincent La Selva, Artistic and Musical Director
Support of the free opera performances in Central Park in 2007.
$7,500 | Da Capo Chamber Players, Inc.
Ronnie Boriskin, Administrator
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$7,500 | Di Capo Opera Theatre Corp.
Diane Martindale, Artistic Director
Michael Capasso, General Director

General operating support for fiscal year 2007-2008.
$7,500 | Early Music Foundation, Inc.
Frederick Renz, Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Elaine Kaufman Cultural Center-Lucy Moses School for Music and Dance
Lydia Kontos, Executive Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season at Merkin Hall.
$7,500 | Music at the Anthology Inc.
Philip Glass, Executive Producer
Lisa Bielawa, Artistic Director

Support for the 2008 MATA Festival
$15,000 | New York Festival of Song, Inc.
Michael Barrett, Artistic Director
Steven Blier, Artistic Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$30,000 | Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Inc.
Graham Parker, Executive Director
Ronnie Bauch, Artistic Coordinator

Support for the 2006-2007 season
$7,500 | Performers' Committee, Inc.
Cheryl Seltzer, Director
Joel Sachs, Co-Director

General operating support for the 2007-2008 season.
$12,500 | Riverside Symphony, Inc.
George Rothman, Music Director
Anthony Korf, Artistic Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season
$7,500 | Roulette
Jim Staley, Producer
Support for the expansion of the Contemporary Music Series during the 2006-2007 season.
$35,000 | St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Inc.
Marianne C. Lockwood, President and Executive Director
Support for performances and education programs in fiscal year 2006-2007.
$15,000 | Twin Lions Inc.
Jacqueline Taylor, Director/Secretary-Treasurer
Omus Hirshbein, Director/President

Support for the fifth anniversary season of "Free for All at Town Hall" in spring 2007.
$10,000 | World Music Institute, Inc.
Robert H. Browning, Executive and Artistic Director
General operating support for the 2006-2007 fiscal year.
$10,000 | Young Men's & Young Women's Hebrew Association
Hanna Arie-Gaifman, Director
Kristin Lancino, Artistic Advisor

Support for musical presentations by the Tisch Center for the Arts during the 2007-2008 season
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PERFORMANCE ART
$10,000 | House Foundation for the Arts, Inc.
Meredith Monk, Performing Artist & Founder
Support for the 2007 season.
 
$10,000 | Pick Up Performance Company, Inc.
David Gordon, Artistic Director
Support to continue the projects of David Gordon and Ain Gordon in fiscal year 2007.
 
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PRESENTERS
$15,000 | Aaron Davis Hall, Inc.
Patricia Cruz, Executive Director

General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$275,000 | Brooklyn Academy of Music, Inc.
Karen B. Hopkins, President
Joseph Melillo, Executive Producer

Support for the 2008 Spring season.
$7,500 | Brooklyn Information & Culture, Inc.
Jack Walsh, Co-Producer
Support for the 2007 season of Celebrate Brooklyn.
$15,000 | Center for Traditional Music and Dance
Ethel Raim, Artistic and Executive Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$12,500 | Haleakala, Inc.
Debra Singer, Executive Director
Support for the Kithen’s 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Home for Contemporary Theatre and Art, Ltd.
Kristin Marting, Executive Director
Support for the 2007-2008 season.
$10,000 | Japan Society, Inc.
Paula S. Lawrence, Director, Performing Arts
Support for the Performing Arts Program's 2007-2008 season.
$20,000 | Miller Theatre at Columbia University
George Steel, Executive Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season at Miller Theater.
$12,500 | Kings Majestic Corporation
Maurine D. Knighton, Executive Producer & President
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Open Channels NY, Inc.
Ellie Covan, Founder/Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$20,000 | Performance Space 122, Inc.
Anne Dennin, Executive Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | St. Ann Center for Restoration and the Arts, Inc.
Susan Feldman, Artistic Director
Support for the 27th season in 2006-2007.
$15,000 | Symphony Space
Isaiah Sheffer, Artistic Director
Support for "Wall to Wall Opera" on March 19, 2007.
$7,500 | Town Hall Foundation
Lawrence C. Zucker, Executive and Artistic Director
General operating support.
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PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION & DEVELOPMENT
$12,500 | Concert Artists Guild, Inc.
Richard S. Weinert, President
Support for the 2006-2007 fiscal season.
$10,000 | Marilyn Horne Foundation Inc.
Marilyn Horne, President & Artistic Director
Support for a series of three master classes at the 4-day The Song Conitnues....2007 music festival in January 2007.
$25,000 | Manhattan School of Music
Marta Istomin, President
Support for the 2007 Professional Musical Theater Workshop.
$25,000 | The New School
Joseph Colaneri, Artistic Director, Mannes Opera
Support for the Mannes Opera program in fiscal year 2007-2008.
$7,500 | New Dramatists, Inc.
Todd London, Artistic Director
Joel K. Ruark, Executive Director

Support for the playwright development program in fiscal year 2007.
$10,000 | New York Youth Symphony, Inc.
Barry Goldberg, Executive Director
General operating support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Opera Orchestra of New York, Inc.
Eve Queler, Music Director
Support for the Young Artists Program during the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Young Concert Artists, Inc.
Susan Wadsworth, Founder and Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
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SPECIAL PROJECTS
$5,000 | Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts
Sharon Jensen, Executive Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$35,000 | Alliance of Resident Theatres/New York, Inc.
Virginia P. Louloudes, Executive Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$10,000 | Dance U S A
General operating support for Dance/NYC in fiscal year 2007-2008.
$2,500 | Grantmakers in the Arts
General funding for fiscal year 2007-2008.
$15,000 | High 5 Tickets to the Arts, Inc.
Ada V. Ciniglio, Executive Director
Support for the $5 ticket program for teens in fiscal year 2007.
$20,000 | National Dance Institute, Inc.
Jacques D'Amboise, Founder
Lesli R. Kapell, Executive Director

Support for the In-School Program in fiscal year 2007.
$7,500 | Theatre Development Fund, Inc.
Jack Goldstein, Executive Director
Support for the Theatre Access Project (TAP) in fiscal year 2007.
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THEATER

$17,500 | Atlantic Theater Company
Neil Pepe, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$20,000 | Big Apple Circus Ltd.
Paul Binder, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2007-2008.
$12,500 | The Classical Theatre of Harlem Inc.
Alfred Preisser, Co-Founder & Artistic Director
Christopher McElroen, Co-Founder & Executive Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | CSC Repertory Ltd.
Brian Kulick, Artistic Director
Anne Tanaka, Producing Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$7,500 | Ensemble Studio Theatre, Inc.
Curt Dempster, Founder & Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Bat Theatre Inc.
Jim Simpson, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007 season.
$10,000 | Irish Repertory Theatre Company, Inc.
Charlotte Moore, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | La MaMa Experimental Theater Club, Inc.
Ellen Stewart, Founder & Director
General Operating Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | LABYRINTH INC.
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Artistic Director
John Ortiz, Artistic Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$7,500 | Mabou Mines Development Foundation, Inc.
Lee Breuer, Sharon Fogarty, Ruth Maleczech, Frederic Neumann, Terry O'Reilly, Artistic Directors
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Manhattan Class Company, Inc.
Robert LuPone, Artistic Director
Bernard Telsey, Artistic Director

General Operating Support.
$50,000 | Manhattan Theatre Club, Inc.
Lynne Meadows, Artistic Director
Barry Groves, Executive Producer

Support for the Play and Musical Theatre Development Programs during the 2006-2007 fiscal year.
$10,000 | Ma-Yi Filipino Theatre Ensemble Inc.
Jorge Z. Ortoll, Executive Director
Support for the production of "I Land" by Keo Woolford.
$7,500 | Mettawee River Theatre Company, Inc.
Casey Compton, Managing Director
Support for the 2007 production of "Peace."
$7,500 | Mint Theatre Company, Inc.
Jonathan Bank, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$15,000 | Music-Theatre Group, Inc.
Diane Wondisford, Producing Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$25,000 | New 42nd Street, Inc.
Cora Cahan, President
General operating support for the 2007 fiscal year.
$7,500 | New Group Inc.
Scott Elliot, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$40,000 | New York City Center, Inc.
Arlene Shuler, President and Chief Executive Officer
Support for the 2007-2008 season of the Fall for Dance Festival ($15,000) and the 2006-2007 season of Encores! ($25,000)
$60,000 | New York Shakespeare Festival
Oskar Eustis, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 seasons at the Public Theater and at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park.
$30,000 | New York Theatre Workshop, Inc.
James Nicola, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Ontological Hysteric Theater, Inc.
Richard Foreman, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007-2008 season.
$10,000 | Pan Asian Repertory Theatre Inc.
Tisa Chang, Artistic/Producing Director
General operating support for the 2007-2008 season.
$12,500 | Pearl Theatre Company, Inc.
Shepard Sobel, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Fiji Theater Company, Inc.
Ping Chong, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2007-2008.
$25,000 | Playwrights Horizons, Inc.
Tim Sanford, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Pregones Touring Puerto Rican Theatre Collection, Inc.
Rosalba Rolon, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Primary Stages Company, Inc.
Casey Childs, Founder and Executive Producer
Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$30,000 | Roundabout Theatre Company, Inc.
Todd Haimes, Artistic Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$7,500 | Saratoga International Theater Institute, Inc.
Anne Bogart, Director
Support for the creation of Radio MacBeth in the 2006 fiscal year.
$25,000 | Second Stage Theatre, Inc.
Carole Rothman, Artistic Director
Support for the 2007-2008 season.
$20,000 | Signature Theatre Company, Inc.
James Houghton, Founding Artistic Director
Support for the second year of the 15th Anniversary celebration during the 2006-2007 season.
$10,000 | Soho Repertory Theatre, Inc.
Daniel Aukin, Artistic Director
Alexandra Conley, Executive Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$50,000 | Spanish Theatre Repertory Co., Ltd.
Rene Buch, Artistic Director
Gilberto Zaldivar, Executive Producer
Robert Weber Federico, Executive Director

Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$7,500 | Target Margin Theater, Inc.
David Herskovits, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2006-2007.
$30,000 | Theatre for a New Audience, Inc.
Jeffrey Horowitz, Artistic/Producing Director
Support for the 2006-2007 season.
$12,500 | Vineyard Theatre And Workshop Center, Inc.
Douglas Aibel, Artistic Director
General operating support for the 2007-2008 season.
$10,000 | Wooster Group, Inc.
Elizabeth LeCompte, Artistic Director
General operating support for fiscal year 2007.
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