Recent Grants

Opera: FY 2012 Grants Panelists

Art Works, Panel A1
July 13-14, 2011

Henry Akina
General and Artistic Director
Hawaii Opera Theatre
Kailua, HI

Torrie Allen
General Manager and Artistic Director
Anchorage Opera
Anchorage, AK

Janice Mancini Del Sesto
Arts Consultant
Brookline, MA

Deborah Drattell
Composer
Woodmere, NY

Timothy O’Leary
General Director
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
St. Louis, MO
Faye Robinson
Soprano
Associate Professor and Artist-in-Residence
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Fillmore Wood (Layperson)
Retired Corporate Attorney, Arts Patron
Corona del Mar, CA

Art Works, Panel A2
July 14, 2011

Henry Akina
General and Artistic Director
Hawaii Opera Theatre
Kailua, HI

Torrie Allen
General Manager and Artistic Director
Anchorage Opera
Anchorage, AK

Janice Mancini Del Sesto
Arts Consultant
Brookline, MA

Timothy O’Leary
General Director
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
St. Louis, MO
Faye Robinson
Soprano
Associate Professor and Artist-in-Residence
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ

Fillmore Wood (Layperson)
Retired Corporate Attorney, Arts Patron
Corona del Mar, CA

Art Works, Panel B1
July 15, 2011

Henry Akina
General and Artistic Director
Hawaii Opera Theatre
Kailua, HI

Anita Johnson
Soprano
New York, NY

Christina Scheppelmann
Director of Artistic Operations
Washington National Opera
Annandale, VA

Keith Wolfe
Managing Director
Fort Worth Opera
Fort Worth, TX

Fillmore Wood (Layperson)
Retired Corporate Attorney, Arts Patron
Corona del Mar, CA

Art Works, Panel B2
July 15, 2011

Henry Akina
General and Artistic Director
Hawaii Opera Theatre
Kailua, HI

Anita Johnson
Soprano
New York, NY

Fillmore Wood (Layperson)
Retired Corporate Attorney, Arts Patron
Corona del Mar, CA

Art Works II, Panel A1
December 12, 2011

Martina Arroyo
President and Artistic Director
The Martina Arroyo Foundation, Inc.
New York, NY

J. Michael Ching
Composer, Conductor
Ames, IA

Gregory Davis  (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Dallas, TX

David B. Devan
General Director
Opera Company of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Michelle Krisel
General Director
Ash Lawn Opera Festival
Earlysville, VA

Christopher McBeth
Artistic Director
Utah Opera
Salt Lake City, UT

Art Works II, Panel A2
December 12, 2011

Martina Arroyo
President and Artistic Director
The Martina Arroyo Foundation, Inc.
New York, NY

J. Michael Ching
Composer, Conductor
Ames, IA

Gregory Davis * (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Dallas, TX

Michelle Krisel
General Director
Ash Lawn Opera Festival
Earlysville, VA

Christopher McBeth
Artistic Director
Utah Opera
Salt Lake City, UT

Art Works II, Panel B1
December 13, 2011

Martina Arroyo
President and Artistic Director
The Martina Arroyo Foundation, Inc.
New York, NY

J. Michael Ching
Composer, Conductor
Ames, IA

Gregory Davis * (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Dallas, TX

Esther Nelson
General & Artistic Director
Boston Lyric Opera
Brookline, MA

Kim P. Witman
Director
Wolf Trap Opera Company
Vienna, VA

Art Works II, Panel B2
December 13, 2011

Esther Nelson
General & Artistic Director
Boston Lyric Opera
Brookline, MA

Kim P. Witman
Director
Wolf Trap Opera Company
Vienna, VA

Fillmore Wood (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Retired Attorney
Corona del Mar, CA