Minnesota's Legacy

Arts and Cultural Heritage, Equipment and Facilities

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
State Street Theater Company
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2016
End Date
October 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Blue Earth
Brown
Martin
Nicollet
Redwood
Renville
Sibley
Watonwan
Blue Earth
Brown
Martin
Nicollet
Redwood
Renville
Sibley
Watonwan
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2015 Special Session, chapter 2, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$1,150
Direct expenses
$6,150
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.00
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The quality, types and number of arts opportunities in our region, and the organizations or venues that offer them increases. Paper exit surveys will be implemented.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Yes, we achieved our planned outcomes. We used a survey. The audience said on the survey that the new curtains enhanced the quality of the performance.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
John Bergstrand, Anne Earl, Reed Glawe, Nick Hage, Michael Koester, Vicki Kuehn, Kent Menzel, Brenda Nielsen, Kaitlin Pals, Wayne Plagge, Ruth Schaefer, Judy Sellner
Project Overview
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Equipment and Facilities
Project Details
They will replace the leg and border curtains in the State Street Theater.
Project Manager
First Name
Kent
Last Name
Menzel
Organization Name
State Street Theater Company
Street Address
1 State St N Ste 101
City
New Ulm
State
MN
Zip Code
56073
Phone
(507) 359-9990
Email
execdir@statestreetnewulm.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Jessica Barens: serves on the Waseca Community Education Advisory Council; Steve Davis: member of the Mankato Symphony Orchestra and Minnesota State University/Community Orchestra, volunteer for Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra and New Ulm Suzuki School of Music; Denice Evers: retired teacher and volunteer with the Springfield Community Theater; Diane Harms: sings with the Saint Peter Choral Society and the Minnesota Valley Chorale; Charles Luedtke: retired college Professor of Music, New Ulm and member of the Sioux Trails Chapter, American Guild of Organists; Randy Mediger: retired principal and teacher and charter member of LeSueur Community Theater; Lauren Shoemaker: music instructor at St. Peter Public Schools; Dana Sikkila: a visual artist and the Executive Director of the 410 Project Gallery, Mankato; Carol Soma: retired Language Arts teacher and volunteer with the Kee Civic Theatre; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher and volunteer on Sibley County Fair Board and community festivals; Gina Wenger: a college Professor of Art at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Greg Wilkins: a visual artist and the Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Jessica Barens: serves on the Waseca Community Education Advisory Council; Steve Davis: member of the Mankato Symphony Orchestra and Minnesota State University/Community Orchestra, volunteer for Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra and New Ulm Suzuki School of Music; Denice Evers: retired teacher and volunteer with the Springfield Community Theater; Diane Harms: sings with the Saint Peter Choral Society and the Minnesota Valley Chorale; Charles Luedtke: retired college Professor of Music, New Ulm and member of the Sioux Trails Chapter, American Guild of Organists; Randy Mediger: retired principal and teacher and charter member of LeSueur Community Theater; Lauren Shoemaker: music instructor at Saint Peter Public Schools; Dana Sikkila: a visual artist and the Executive Director of the 410 Project Gallery, Mankato; Carol Soma: retired Language Arts teacher and volunteer with the Kee Civic Theatre; Dennis Van Moorlehem: retired teacher and volunteer on Sibley County Fair Board and community festivals; Gina Wenger: a college Professor of Art at Minnesota State University-Mankato; Greg Wilkins: a visual artist and the Director of Student Activities at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No