Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,371
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School
Recipient Type
K-12 Education
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2012
End Date
May 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Mahnomen
Becker
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,371
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,129
Direct expenses
$6,500
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To educate students on the background and workings of musical theater by exposing them to high quality musical arts experiences, thereby improving their skill in theatrical performances. To have student participants educate the community about theater arts following their experience.Students will directly apply the knowledge and awareness of theater arts to their own performance of selected numbers from Hairspray in the upcoming spring show. The tripÆs effectiveness will be measured by pre- and post trip performance evaluations, participant personal reflections, and evaluation of the interactive theater arts lesson students will create for spring show audiences.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Many of our students are from low income families and have not had the chance to experience high-level art, especially in a city. Our students were greatly impacted by their tour of McNally Smith College of music where they were able to see firsthand the

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Allan Haugo, Christie Haverkamp, Mark Rothschadl, Stacy Bly, Joe McArthur, Jon Syverson, Tom Teiken
Project Overview
Waubun Ogema White Earth Choir attends Chanhassen Dinner Theater ôHairsprayö
Project Details
Funds will assist the Waubun Ogema White Earth Choir to attend a performance of Hairspray at the Chanhassen Dinner Theater and tour theatrical and musical arts facilities in the Twin Cities.
Project Manager
First Name
Carrie
Last Name
Jirava
Organization Name
Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School
Street Address
1013 3rd St
City
Waubun
State
MN
Zip Code
56589-0098
Phone
(218) 473-6173
Email
carrie@waubun.k12.mn.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson: Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Patt Rall: Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Nancy Cole: Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler: Visual Artist, Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Nancy Brown-Colligan: Theatrical Artist, Choreographer; Harold White Jr.: Poet, Musician.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Deane Johnson: Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Arts Advocate; Kathy Gustafson: Visual Artist, Sculptor, Artist Career Counselor; Patt Rall: Arts Columnist, Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Visual Artist; Diana McLain: Photographer, Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Malotte Backer: Visual Artist, Arts Advocate; Steve Ballard: Visual Artist, Art Teacher, Arts Advocate; Steve Prenevost: Arts Appreciator, Arts Advocate; Nancy Cole: Musician, Theatrical Artist, Dance Performer; Lois Schaedler: Visual Artist, Filmmaker, Photographer, Craft Artist; Leah Prussia: Literary Artist, Musician, Theatrical Artist, Craft Artist.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No