To further the careers of young dancers by both teaching them the art of dance instruction and having them instruct in local schools
To offer a more immersive opera experience by launching a series of 50-minute operas, the first of which, about a Serbian wedding, will be followed by an authentic Balkan wedding feast
To cultivate students’ music skills by coordinating a multifaceted creative initiative that will teach music production and technology, composition, jazz and more.
To celebrate the contributions of Flamenco dance by producing a two-week festival including an educational symposium and performances by groundbreaking Flamenco artists
To engage and develop new audiences for music with a series of live concerts enhanced with audio-driven media technologies
To offer a home to emerging and mid-career artists seeking an urban environment by creating a year-long artist residency program
To weave the arts into people’s everyday lives by curating a formalized performing arts series at Reading Terminal Market
To support groundbreaking exhibitions at the Akron Art Museum as it transitions to new leadership and strives to become a model for small to mid-sized art museums, and to further the Museum's audience engagement mission.
To create the Miami Independent Cinema Fund, to help the Borscht Film Festival make Miami a center for independent filmmaking
To bring high quality, unique and culturally diverse films to the community by increasing programming and educational outreach at the theater.
To expand the audience for classical music by offering the symphony experience globally through expanded webcast and mobile content
To use the arts to foster an interest in reading by weaving interactive cultural experiences throughout the museum’s Children’s Book Fair