To empower more children to play and appreciate classical music by expanding the project’s orchestral academy to a third location, Liberty City
To establish a new outlet for public art that showcases temporary installations to the city's tens of thousands of daily commuters
To produce 'A Play, a Pie and a Pint', a series of plays performed in non-traditional venues at non-traditional times on days when other theaters are traditionally dark
Exploring how the theater has changed the lives of a diverse group of St. Paul artists and how, in turn, these artists have shaped the theater community, through a new production to debut in 2016.
To bolster innovation in the arts by bringing together creative professionals and techies for a three-day art hackathon, where they will develop apps and websites that answer one question: how do we enhance the delivery of local art to users?
To cultivate new audiences for Latin jazz by presenting "pop-up" performances of local artists using a portable stage
To fuel new ideas for the classroom by providing digital media teachers with a three-day artists' retreat and a year-round network of support
To challenge modern perceptions of puppetry by bringing together four Detroit organizations for puppet theater productions
To support Detroit Dance City Festival, a three-day celebration that provides an opportunity for local and national artists to present their work and strengthen ties in Detroit's dance community
To allow student artists to exhibit their work by creating a multipurpose exposition space with a focus on education and community outreach and participation
To develop young people's awareness of the city's vibrant cultural scene through interactive scavenger hunts led by local artists
To celebrate the landmark power plant in downtown St. Paul as a largely sustainable fuel source by projecting a light show on the steam plume that billows from the roof