Minnesota's Legacy

Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Lamplighter Community Theatre
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
June 2013
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Todd
Todd
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$4,700
Direct expenses
$9,700
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

At least 30 children ages 8-18 will increase their skills in theater, music, and dance/movement performance by participating in this project. At least 30 children ages 8-18 will be skilled in the auditioning process of theater. At least 6 children ages 8-18 will learn the basics of technical theater by participating in this project.Participants will be assessed on their theater skills at the beginning of the camp. This will be videotaped on the first day. Students will have their progress tracked throughout the two weeks via videography. The final showcase will also be taped. Students will be able to analyze and assess their own progress throughout the two weeks. They will also be asked to fill out a reflection assessment. These will be tabulated and shared with the artist/teachers and with the Lamplighter Community Theatre board.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successfully facilitated a theatre arts learning activity with vast majority of participants indicating a positive impact. Participation goals were exceeded.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Pam Collins, Jean Hayenga, Dawn Timbs, Judy Richter, Amy Hunter, Jim Vollegraaf, Kevin Olsen, Sandy Porter, Jenny Braun
Project Overview
Summer Lamp Camp 2013
Project Details
The Lamplighter Community Theatre will host a two week summer drama camp for children ages 8-18 from June 10 to 21, 2013 at Centennial Auditorium in Staples called Lamp Camp 2013. The second week of the camp will also offer a tech-track for students who wish to learn technical aspects of theater.
Project Manager
First Name
Amy
Last Name
Hunter
Organization Name
Lamplighter Community Theatre
Street Address
29753 Todd Line Rd PO Box 234
City
Staples
State
MN
Zip Code
56479-0234
Phone
(218) 894-3681
Email
coffeenart@hotmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Kathryn Lohr: retired librarian; Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher and community theatre activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artist, community leader; Ann Finch: community theatre producer, community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Jamie Robertson: Arts Administrator, arts advocate, community leader; Mary Scmidt: professional storyteller, college faculty and creative arts club advisor; Mark Turner: Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 20 years experience in arts administration.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Kathryn Lohr: retired librarian; Laura Busch: community theatre activist; Pat Dullum: retired music teacher and community theatre activist; Peg Churchwell: graphic designer and artist, community leader; Fred Rogers: community theatre producer, community leader; Don Hoffman: photographer, active in men's chorus and community theatre; Jamie Robertson: Arts Administrator, arts advocate, community leader; Mary Scmidt; professional storyteller, college faculty and creative arts club advisor; Mark Turner; Five Wings Arts Council Staff with over 20 years experience in arts administration.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No