Recent Grants

Musical Theater: FY 2011 Grants Panelists

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel A
November 4-5, 2010

Christopher Ashley
Artistic Director
La Jolla Playhouse
La Jolla, CA

Scott Benson (Layperson)
Attorney
Briol & Associates PLLC
Minneapolis, MN

Maggie Boland
Managing Director
Signature Theatre
Washington, DC

Debbie Chinn
Managing Director
CENTERSTAGE
Towson, MD

Arlynn Fishbaugh
Executive Director
Montana Arts Council
Helena, MT

Geoffrey Newman
Dean of the College of the Arts
Montclair State University
Livingston, NJ

Jeffrey Sweet
Playwright and Songwriter
New York, NY

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel B
November 5, 2010

Christopher Ashley
Artistic Director
La Jolla Playhouse
La Jolla, CA

Scott Benson (Layperson)
Attorney
Briol & Associates PLLC
Minneapolis, MN

Debbie Chinn
Managing Director
CENTERSTAGE
Towson, MD

Arlynn Fishbaugh
Executive Director
Montana Arts Council
Helena, MT

Geoffrey Newman
Dean of the College of the Arts
Montclair State University
Livingston, NJ

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel A
July 8-9, 2010

Djola Branner
Interdisciplinary Artist
Associate Professor of Theater
Hampshire College
Holyoke, MA

Teri Deaver
Actor
Director of Consulting and New Projects
Artspace Projects
Glendale, CA

Elizabeth Glidden (Layperson)
Lawyer, Arts Patron
City Councilmember
City of Minneapolis
Minneapolis, MN

Ruth Margraff
Playwright and Musician
Café Antarsia Ensemble
Associate Professor, Writing Program
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Mildred Ruiz-Sapp
Playwright, Director, Actor, Vocalist
Company Manager
UNIVERSES Theater Company
Bronx, NY

Dave Steakley
Producer, Director, Choreographer
Producing Artistic Director
ZACH Theatre
Austin, TX

Desirée Urquhart
Director, Government & Community Relations
Arena Stage
Colonial Beach, VA

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel B
July 9, 2010

Djola Branner
Interdisciplinary Artist
Associate Professor of Theater
Hampshire College
Holyoke, MA

Teri Deaver
Actor
Director of Consulting and New Projects
Artspace Projects
Glendale, CA

Elizabeth Glidden (Layperson)
Lawyer, Arts Patron
City Councilmember
City of Minneapolis
Minneapolis, MN

Ruth Margraff
Playwright and Musician
Café Antarsia Ensemble
Associate Professor, Writing Program
School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Dave Steakley
Producer, Director, Choreographer
Producing Artistic Director
ZACH Theatre
Austin, TX

Desirée Urquhart
Director, Government & Community Relations
Arena Stage
Colonial Beach, VA