Minnesota's Legacy

Community Arts Access Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,280
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Staples Motley Area Arts Council
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2013
End Date
August 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
$3,280
Other Funds Leveraged
$2,000
Direct expenses
$5,280
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Participants will be skilled in working collaboratively on an arts project. Participants will learn lines, songs and dance to perform a show. Participants will learn the discipline required to perform a live theater show.We will hire an outside evaluation person to shadow the project, interview participants and document the children's progress in a qualitative and quantitative manner. This person will tabulate the results and share them with participants, parents and the Staples Motley Area Arts Council board. The $300 amount in the budget will be paid to the evaluator for their services.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Successful theatre arts learning experience for 75 area youth. 95% of participants indicated a positive artistic experience.

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Mary Sperley, Duane Strack, Mary Noska, Wendy Schluender, Bernadine St Pierre, Ellen Nelson, Ellen Peters, Nate Matthews, Dawn Timbs, Sandy Boily
Project Overview
Staples Motley Area Arts Council Prairie Fire Cinderella
Project Details
The Staples Motley Area Arts Council will host Prairie Fire Children's Theatre to put on Cinderella in a one week intensive theater program that will involve up to 50 children and about a dozen adults. The week will culminate in two performances of an original adaptation of Cinderella.
Project Manager
First Name
Amy
Last Name
Hunter
Organization Name
Staples Motley Area Arts Council
Street Address
1003 3rd Ave NE PO Box 132
City
Staples
State
MN
Zip Code
56479
Phone
(218) 894-1925
Email
amyfor11bin2010@gmail.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