Grants

Grants made in 2019

Excellence in the Arts $349,600

Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival

Amount
$3,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 22nd annual Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival

Ballet Theatre Company

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Sleeping Beauty

Bushnell Center for Performing Arts

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the Jazzicians program

Bushnell Park Foundation

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the restoration of the Israel Putnam Statue

Capital Classics, Inc.

Amount
$8,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support its annual Shakespeare production – Merry Wives of Windsor

Charter Oak Cultural Center

Amount
$8,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support two children’s theater productions

CitySingers of Hartford

Amount
$4,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Concert Season

Connecticut Ballet

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019 Bushnell Performance

Connecticut Blues Society

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support 2019 Guitar Under the Stars

Connecticut Chopin Competition

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 11th Annual Chopin International Piano Competition

Connecticut Choral Artists Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Great Performances Concert Series

Connecticut Guitar Society

Amount
$5,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support 2019/2020 Guitar Masters Series

Connecticut Summerfest

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the Quince Ensemble Residency

Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Concert & Opera Season

CREC/Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019 Choreographers’ Showcase

Cuatro Puntos

Amount
$2,600
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the Sounds of Persia concert

First Night Hartford

Amount
$12,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support two Nat Reeves performances

Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019 Jazz Festival

Hartford Chorale

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Christmas in the Americas concert

Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra

Amount
$4,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the Hartt Connections 2 concert

Hartford Jazz Society

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019 Paul Brown Monday Night Jazz Series

Hartford Opera Theater, Inc.

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support New in November

Hartford Performs

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support 2019/2020 Education Programs

Hartford Public Library

Amount
$6,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support three 2019 ArtWalk Exhibitions

Hartford Stage

Amount
$30,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Quixote Nuevo and Community Outreach Programs

Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Amount
$25,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Masterworks Season

Judy Dworin Performance Project

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support She Speaks Her Peace

Music at the Red Door

Amount
$2,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Concert Series

New Britain Museum of American Art

Amount
$15,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support The Beyond: Georgia O’Keeffe and Contemporary Artists exhibition

Night Fall

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support 2019 Night Fall production

Playhouse Theatre Group

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019/2020 Main Stage season

Riverfront Recapture

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Hartbeat Festival

Sonia Plumb Dance Company

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support its production of Penelope’s Odyssey

TheaterWorks

Amount
$25,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the production of Fun Home

Trinity College

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Alwin Nikolais: A Touchstone for Creativity

University of St. Joseph

Amount
$12,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Where Are the Women? exhibition

Windsor Art Center

Amount
$3,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support Self Preservation: An Artist’s Selfe exhibition

Women Composers Festival of Hartford

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2019

Funding to support the 2019 Women Composer Festival

Creation of New Work $15,000

Charter Oak Cultural Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Creation of New Work
Grants made in
2019

To commission a theater piece written by Joni Weisfeld, artistic director of The Other Voice theater company.

Total: $364,600