Grants

Grants made in 2021

Excellence in the Arts $305,100

Artists Collective

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Jackie McLean Memorial Celebration

Ballet Theatre Company

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support The Nutcracker

Capital Classics, Inc.

Amount
$8,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Greater Hartford Shakespeare Festival

Connecticut Chopin Competition

Amount
$8,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 13th Annual Chopin International Piano Competition

Connecticut Choral Artists Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support The Hebrew Prayer in B Minor

Connecticut Historical Society

Amount
$3,100
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support for Dia de los Mertos performances

Connecticut Summerfest

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the Kinsmen Sound Studio Production Support

Connecticut Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra

Amount
$12,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021/2022 Performance Season

Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Jazz Festival

Harriet Beecher Stowe Center

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Judy Dworin’s presentation of Emergence

Hartford Jazz Society

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Paul Brown Monday Night Jazz Series

Hartford Performs

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support 2021/2022 Education Programs/Artists of Color

Hartford Stage

Amount
$25,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Angry, Raucous and Shamelessly Gorgeous

Hartford Symphony Orchestra

Amount
$25,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021/2022 Masterworks Season

Music at the Red Door

Amount
$3,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021/2022 Concert Season

New Britain Museum of American Art

Amount
$20,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support 30 Americans exhibition

Night Fall

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support 2021 Night Fall production

Out Film Festival

Amount
$5,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 CT LGBTQ Film Festival

Playhouse Theatre Group

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Connecticut Shakespeare Festival

Real Art Ways

Amount
$15,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support The Real Awards and Exhibitions

Revisionist Content Fund

Amount
$12,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Surround Space art installation

Rise Up Group

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Asylum Avenue Mural

Riverfront Recapture

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support the 2021 Hartbeat Festival

The Bushnell Performing Arts Center

Amount
$7,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Jazzicians

TheaterWorks

Amount
$25,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Zoeys Perfect Wedding

Times Fool Company

Amount
$2,500
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Romeo and Juliet

University of Hartford/Hartford Art School

Amount
$10,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support African American Art History Course

Women Composers Festival of Hartford

Amount
$8,000
Category
Excellence in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support 2022 Women Composers Festival of Hartford

Capital $40,000

Hill-Stead Museum

Amount
$40,000
Category
Capital
Grants made in
2021

Funding to support Bringing Art to Life Capital Campaign – final installment

Creation of New Work $20,000

Real Art Ways

Amount
$20,000
Category
Creation of New Work
Grants made in
2021

To commission an immersive performance installation based on The Sonnets to Orpheus by choreographer Peter Kyle.

Racial Equity in the Arts $90,000

The Amistad Center for Art & Culture

Amount
$90,000
Category
Racial Equity in the Arts
Grants made in
2021

To fund the 2021 residency of Merik Goma

Total: $455,100