Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,500
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
DLCCC, Inc. AKA Historic Holmes Theatre
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
August 2017
End Date
April 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Becker
Otter Tail
Clay
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 ACHF Cultural Heritage

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,500
Other Funds Leveraged
$44,110
Direct expenses
$65,610
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

To feature and share, for the first time with this region an internationally acclaimed Indian Dance Company. To feature and share with our region an internationally acclaimed Minnesota based dance company and its ground breaking modern dance performance. To present two artistically innovative theater pieces in our region created or curated by Minnesota based artists. To give participants a deeper connection to all artists through workshops and residences. To encourage attendance at the main stage show after participants have experienced workshops. 1. A survey to teachers and students for student workshops/a survey to adults for adult workshops. 2. After show/after workshop chatter is always one of our best measurements. We collect these comments and use them for review and evaluation. 3. Show surveys distributed prior to or during the show to gauge the audience's affinity for the overall performance, various performers, desired types of shows, what worked or didn't work, etc. 4. New measurement tools are being tested - including creative voting and anonymous comment opportunities for our patrons.

Measurable Outcome(s)

Evaluations exceeded expectations. All verbal communication after shows/workshops were positive and enthusiastic for the various art forms. The student dancers expressed enthusiasm for learning something new and dance moves of a different culture. One stu

Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
April Thomas, Joshua Hochgraber, Ken Foltz, Michelle Maier, Mike Herzog, Moriya Rufer, Steve Daggett
Project Overview

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Project Details

To sponsor a year of community outreach for the 2017-18 season featuring Arena Dances, History Theatre, Minnesota Music Coalition Caravan du Nord, Sonic Escape, Theatre Latte Da, Vocal Essence, Children's Theatre Company, New Standards, and Ragamala Dance.

Project Manager
First Name
Amy
Last Name
Stoller Stearns
Organization Name
DLCCC, Inc. AKA Historic Holmes Theatre
Street Address
806 Summit Ave
City
Detroit Lakes
State
MN
Zip Code
56501-2940
Phone
(218) 844-7469x 104
Email
amy@dlccc.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications

Carolyn Flieder: Fiber artist, former quilt shop owner; Susan Kay: Retired Professor, Retreat Coordinator for New York Mills Arts Retreat; Erin Gunderson: Library Branch Manager in Breckenridge, musician and artist; Greg DeGier: Trumpet player for Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra and various ensembles and pit bands; Ann Hermes: Executive Director of Alexandria Area Arts Association; Andrew Sletten: Drummer, actor, organizer of community arts and performance space; James Arvidson: Community service volunteer; Jamie Beyer: Public Administrator, marketing and graphic designer; Barbara Lent: Former photography studio owner, textile artist, owner of quilting retreat center; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, ceramicist, sculptor; Jeannie Pladsen: Retired Payroll Manger at the University of Minnesota-Morris, community leader; Michael Weatherly: Visual Artist, Printmaker; Jeff Merrick: Grant County Courthouse Site Manager; Delayne Karls: Retired teacher, arts advocate; W Scott Olsen: Professor of English at Concordia College.

Advisory Group Members and Qualifications

Carolyn Flieder: Fiber artist, former quilt shop owner; Susan Kay: Retired Professor, Retreat Coordinator for New York Mills Arts Retreat; Erin Gunderson: Library Branch Manager in Breckenridge, musician and artist; Greg DeGier: Trumpet player for Central Lakes Symphony Orchestra and various ensembles and pit bands; Ann Hermes: Executive Director of Alexandria Area Arts Association; Andrew Sletten: Drummer, actor, organizer of community arts and performance space; James Arvidson: Community service volunteer; Jamie Beyer: Public Administrator, marketing and graphic designer; Barbara Lent: Former photography studio owner, textile artist, owner of quilting retreat center; Stan Goldade: High school math instructor, photographer, ceramicist, sculptor; Jeannie Pladsen: Retired Payroll Manger at the University of Minnesota-Morris, community leader; Michael Weatherly: Visual Artist, Printmaker; Jeff Merrick: Grant County Courthouse Site Manager; Delayne Karls: Retired teacher, arts advocate; W Scott Olsen: Professor of English at Concordia College.

Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No