Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Children's Dance Theatre
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2017
End Date
August 2017
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Dodge
Goodhue
Houston
Olmsted
Winona
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$63,219
Direct expenses
$73,219
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.07
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

30th anniversary with a series of events in 2017 provide opportunities for young dancers, ages 5-20, and quality performances for audience members with the production of Billy Elliot, partnership with Saint Paul Ballet, and The Jungle Book. Outcomes measured by: survey of participants, parents, audience, Children's Dance Theatre board, participation and attendance numbers, revenues /expenses, video recording, interviews with key artistic staff.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Provide quality theatrical dance opportunities and productions in Southeast Minnesota -- Artistic partnership with the profession Saint Paul Ballet Company.

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Susan Bestgen, Alina Bridges, Julia Crutcher, Judy Hickey, Liz Kraichely, Dawn Krauss, Tracey Rutherford, Sheila Sullivan, Debbie Thompson
Project Overview

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details

30th Anniversary Celebration Events for the Children's Dance Theatre

Project Manager
First Name
Judy
Last Name
Hickey
Organization Name
Children's Dance Theatre
Street Address
PO Box 6655
City
Rochester
State
MN
Zip Code
55903
Phone
(507) 281-3335
Email
rochester.cdt@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Kjel Alkire: art faculty at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota; John Becker: art business owner; Hal Cropp: Executive Director of Commonweal Theatre; Daved Driscoll: Executive Director of Northland Words; Julie Fakler: Director of Operations at Paradise Center for the Arts; Drue Fergison: linguist, writer; Lee Gundersheimer: theatre artist and director; Connie Nelson: music educator; Jane Olive: costumer; Steve Schmidt: musician, arts administrator.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Andrea Gaffke: artist; Judy Hickey: arts administrator; David Kassler: composer; Marie Maher: arts administrator; Carter Martin, arts administrator; Kathy Peterson: playwright; Mary Ruth: artist; Jon Swanson: arts administrator.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Yes
Conflict of Interest Contact

Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council, Robin Pearson (507) 281-4848