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Tweed Museum of Art
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,518

Tweed will engage Native audiences by 1)presenting museum collections and resources; 2)seeking input; and 3)documenting artists and resources to engage for programming.

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Northrop Concerts and Lectures
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$155,375
Northrop Concerts and Lectures is piloting a community access program designed to build sustainable relationships with four underserved populations; provide programming reflective of cultural identity and interest; remove barriers of participation; and create points of entry/context for performances.
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Northern Jazz
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,970
Northern Jazz concerts.
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University of Minnesota-Crookston
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artists for Cinco de Mayo in 2011.
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Bagley City Council
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Funds will assist the City of Bagley with the purchase of a metal sculpture, created by a local artist, depicting historical themes that relate to the city.
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Bemidji State University
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,260
Funds will assist Bemidji State University Theater to produce William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, in conjunction with a visiting professional costume designer, for the general public and local schools.
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Riverland Community College
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,805
Community corrections partnership public mural project.
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Minnesota State University-Mankato
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,900
They will sponsor two public evening concerts featuring ethnic musical groups with one educational activity at a local school.
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Minnesota State University-Mankato
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
They will sponsor their 30th annual season of monthly readings and workshops for students and the public.
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South Central College-North Mankato
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,655
They will sponsor Hayor Bibimma, an African dance company, as part of the Global Connections Conference.
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Southwest Minnesota State University
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Mr. Whitaker Jazz Ensemble Residency.
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University of Minnesota Theatre and Dance
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,472

Stage Elements is an eleven-day summer intensive for high school students taught at a college level that introduces participants to the wide variety of theatrical styles and techniques, classical and contemporary, that we teach at the University of Minnesota.

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Rainy Lake Community Orchestra
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,780
Produce 1 week workshops for string players culminating in public concert.
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Vermillion Community College
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,863
Bring poet Robert McDowell to the college for a series of public writing and poetry workshops.
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Minnesota State University-Moorhead
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,000
This season features four performances, beginning in October 2010 and ending in April 2011: Cellist Zuill Bailly, the Vienna Choir Boys, the Harlem Gospel Choir, and gypsy violinist Roby Lakatos with his band of gypsy musicians.
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University of Minnesota-Morris Perf Arts
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,640
The University of Minnesota-Morris Performing Arts Series includes five events presenting high quality and diverse music, theater, and dance performances and associated public educational activities by regional, national, and international artists.
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Central Lakes College-Brainerd
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,100
Summer theatre production of the family musical "Annie."
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Anoka-Ramsey Community College AKA Anoka-Ramsey Community College-Coon Rapids Campus
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,829
Minnesota Potters: Sharing the Fire will explore, promote, and honor Minnesota ceramic artists, their tradition of mentorship, and the ways in which they pass on their skills to new generations.
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Northrop Concerts and Lectures
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$97,845
General operating support
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The Goldstein Museum of Design
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,633
General operating support
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Weisman Art Museum
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$88,349
General operating support
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Tweed Museum of Art
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,154
General operating support
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Minnesota State University-Moorhead
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,450
To present two free multicultural concerts and workshops in drums and dance.
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Minnesota State University-Moorhead
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500
For an exhibit, art education - guided tours and lecture series of the work of abstract artists from our region.
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University of Minnesota-Morris
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,013
Prairie Gate Literary Festival: to develop and host an inaugural annual literary festival at University of Minnesota, Morris.
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University of Minnesota-Morris
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,280
To host a national touring exhibit "Stoked-5 Artists of Fire and Clay."
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Perpich Center for Arts Education
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$259,288

The Arts Education in Minnesota Schools Research Project is surveying all public and private schools to collect baseline data on the status of arts education statewide to serve as a resource for making data-driven decisions. A national research and evaluation company, Quadrant Arts Education Research, is conducting the study, comprised of three elements.

Element One: Arts Integration Survey

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Perpich Center for Arts Education
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$740,712

This new initiative aims to increase student achievement in and through the arts in nine west-central Minnesota schools. With the ultimate goal of positively impacting the learning of more than 1,500 students this year in the Lakes Country region, 40 teachers in the arts and in other content areas are engaged in professional development, curriculum development, and assessment literacy, leading to the development and implementation of arts-integrated lessons and units tied to the Minnesota Academic Standards.

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Saint Cloud State University
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
This proposal requests $6,000 to help to fund an honorarium that can bring Mr. Tony Wharmby, one of the leading producer/directors of television drama in American and Britain, to St Cloud State University for a two-day public educational lyceum in Septemb
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Saint Cloud State University AKA Cantabile Girls' Choir
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,540
The Cantabile Girls' Choir was invited to perform at the National OAKE convention on March 18, 2011. To create an in-depth experience for the girls, the OAKE performance was flanked with additional tour performances in surrounding locations. On Friday aft