Announcing the 2017 NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund Recipients

NYSCA is pleased to announce the recipients of the first NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund (A Statewide Theatre Regrant Program).

The NYSCA-A.R.T./New York Creative Opportunity Fund is a new regrant program that provides funds for small, New York State-based theatres and projects to support either organizational growth or the development of new work. The goal of the Creative Opportunity Fund is to provide a funding opportunity with a simple application process accessible to small organizations, unincorporated entities, and individual theatre artists in the interest of creating high-quality, professional theatre for the public of New York State.

A total of $42,500 was awarded to 20 companies for the 2017 fiscal year. Recipients in two categories are as follows:

Opportunity To Create

The Movement Theatre Company
Kyoung’s Pacific Beat
Steps Theatre
Hip to Hip Theatre Company
Lesser America
Untitled Theater Company No. 61
Theatre 167
Quick Silver Theater Company
Paramount Hudson Valley Arts
New Phoenix Theatre on the Park
Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Arts

Opportunity To Grow

Theater Breaking Through Barriers Corp.
Broken Box Mime Theater
Prospect Theater Company
Little Lord
Restless Productions NYC
Shake on the Lake, Inc.
Jewish Repertory Theatre of Western New York
Sheas 710 Main Theatre

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