To brand South Florida as a muse for authors by expanding a new writer-in-residence program on Miami Beach to include community outreach events.
To support a collaborative production of A Midsummer Night's Dream led by the Akron Symphony Orchestra and featuring performances by the Akron Symphony Shakespeare Players, Cuyahoga Youth Ballet, the Summit Children's Choir and local actors from the greater Akron community.
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
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 create ARTLAB+, a dynamic and dedicated space serving as a national model for peer-based learning that provides free digital arts education through the Hirshhorn Museum
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 raise awareness of the realities of global poverty through ARTecho, an artistic social initiative during Art Basel Miami 2012