Funding List - Fiscal Year 2019
Funding information for previous fiscal years is available from
Mass Cultural Council's Communications
|1794 Meetinghouse, Inc.||New Salem
|Acme Theater Productions, Inc.||Maynard
|Actors' Shakespeare Project,
|All Newton Music School, Inc.||Newton
|American Antiquarian Society||Worcester
|American Repertory Theater Company,
|Andover Center for History and Culture||Andover
|Angkor Dance Troupe, Inc.||Lowell
|Apollinaire Theatre Company||Chelsea
|The Art Connection, Inc.||Boston
|Artists for Humanity, Inc.||Boston
|Arts & Business Council of Gr.
|Arts Are Essential, Inc.||Acton
|Arts Extension Institute, Inc.||Amherst
|Arts Foundation of Cape Cod||Barnstable
|Aston Magna Foundation for Music & Hum.||Great
|Available Potential Enterprises, Ltd.||Northampton
|Back Bay Chorale||Brookline
|Bakalar and Paine
|Ballet Theatre of Boston, Inc.||Cambridge
|Barrington Stage Company, Inc.||Pittsfield
|Berkshire Choral International||Sheffield
|The Berkshire Historical Society, Inc.||Pittsfield
|The Berkshire Music School, Inc.||Pittsfield
|Berkshire Theatre Group||Stockbridge
|Blue Heron Renaissance Choir, Inc.||Newton
|The Boch Center||Boston
|Boston Ballet, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Baroque, Inc.||Boston
|The Boston Camerata, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Center for the Arts, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Chamber Music Society,
|Boston Children's Chorus, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Children's Museum||Boston
|Boston City Singers, Inc.||Boston
|The Boston Conservatory at
|Boston Cyberarts, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Dance Alliance||Boston
|Boston Early Music Festival & Exhibition||Cambridge
|Boston Gay Men's Chorus||Boston
|The Boston Jewish Film Festival, Inc.||Newton
|Boston Landmarks Orchestra, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Lyric Opera Company, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Modern Orchestra Project||Malden
|Boston Musica Viva, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Symphony Orchestra, Inc.||Boston
|Boston Youth Symphony Orchestras, Inc.||Boston
|The Bostonian Society||Boston
|Brattle Film Foundation||Cambridge
|Brookline Arts Center, Inc.||Brookline
|Brookline Music School, Inc.||Brookline
|Thornton W. Burgess Society, Inc.||Sandwich
|Cambridge Arts Council||Cambridge
|Cambridge Forum, Inc.||Cambridge
|Cambridge Multicultural Arts
|The Cantata Singers, Inc.||Boston
|Cantemus Chamber Chorus, Inc.||Hamilton
|Cape Ann Museum||Gloucester
|Cape Ann Symphony Orchestra,
|Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival,
|The Cape Cod Museum of Art, Inc.||Dennis
|Cape Cod Museum of Natural History||Brewster
|Cape Cod Symphony and
|Cape Cod Theatre Company||Harwich
|The Cape Cod Theatre Project,
|Cape Cod Writers Center, Inc.||Barnstable
|The Care Center||Holyoke
|Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art||Amherst
|Celebrity Series of Boston, Inc.||Boston
|Center for EcoTechnology, Inc.||Pittsfield
|The Center for Independent Documentary||Boston
|Central Square Theater, Inc.||Cambridge
|Chameleon Arts Ensemble of Boston, Inc.||Boston
|Charlestown Working Theater,
|Chester Theatre Company, Inc.||Chester
|Chesterwood Museum and Estate||Stockbridge
|Chinese Culture Connection, Inc.||Malden
|City Stage Co., Inc.||Boston
|Civic Symphony Orchestra of Boston||Boston
|Sterling & Francine Clark Art Institute||Williamstown
|Close Encounters with Music, Inc.||Great Barrington
|Collage New Music||Brookline
|Commonwealth Shakespeare Company,
|Community Access to the Arts, Inc.||Great Barrington
|Community Music Center of Boston, Inc.||Boston
|Community Music School of
|Company One, Inc.||Boston
|Concord Chamber Music Society,
|Contact Collaborations, Inc.||Northampton
|Coolidge Corner Theatre Foundation, Inc.||Brookline
|Coro Allegro, Inc.||Boston
|Country Dance & Song Society, Inc.||Easthampton
|The Dance Complex, Inc.||Cambridge
|Danforth Museum of Art||Framingham
|Davis Museum and Cultural Center||Wellesley
|DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum||Lincoln
|The Emily Dickinson Museum||Amherst
|Discovery Museums, Inc.||Acton
|Documentary Educational Resources, Inc.||Watertown
|Dorchester Community Ctr. for Visual Art||Boston
|Double Edge Theatre Productions, Inc.||Ashfield
|Drama Studio, Inc.||Springfield
|Eagle Eye Institute, Inc.||Somerville
|Earthdance Creative Living Project, Inc.||Plainfield
|The Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts||Boston
|Emmanuel Music, Inc.||Boston
|Enchanted Circle Theater||Holyoke
|Essex Art Center, Inc.||Lawrence
|Express Yourself, Inc.||Beverly
|Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown||Provincetown
|The Firehouse Center for the Arts||Newburyport
|Fitchburg Art Museum, Inc.||Fitchburg
|Flying Cloud Institute, Inc.||Great Barrington
|Folk Arts Center of New England, Inc.||Stoneham
|Fort Point Arts Community, Inc.||Boston
|From The Top, Inc.||Boston
|Fuller Craft Museum||Brockton
|Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Inc.||Boston
|Gloucester Maritime Heritage Center||Gloucester
|Golden Tones, Inc.||Wayland
|Gore Place Society, Inc.||Waltham
|Greater Boston Stage Company||Stoneham
|Grub Street, Inc.||Boston
|Hancock Shaker Village, Inc.||Pittsfield
|Handel and Haydn Society||Boston
|The Hanover Theatre||Worcester
|Harvard Art Museums||Cambridge
|Historic Deerfield, Inc.||Deerfield
|Historic New England||Boston
|The History Project, Inc.||Boston
|The Hitchcock Center, Inc.||Amherst
|The House of the Seven Gables||Salem
|Hull Lifesaving Museum, Inc.||Hull
|Huntington Theatre Company, Inc.||Boston
|Indian Hill Music, Inc.||Littleton
|Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción||Boston
|Institute for Human Centered Design||Boston
|The Institute of Contemporary Art||Boston
|IS183 Art School||West Stockbridge
|Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Inc.||Becket
|Jewish Arts Collaborative||Newton
|William Joiner Center||Boston
|Joy of Music Program, Inc.||Worcester
|Juniper Initiative for Literary
|KO Theater Works, Inc.||Belchertown
|La Donna Musicale, Inc.||Arlington
|Lesley Univ. College of Art and
|Lexington Symphony, Inc.||Lexington
|List Visual Arts Center||Cambridge
|Lloyd Center for the Environment, Inc.||Dartmouth
|Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Inc.||Boston
|Longy School of Music of Bard College||Cambridge
|Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust, Inc.||Lowell
|Lyric Stage Company of Boston, Inc.||Boston
|The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Inc.||Great
|Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society||Tisbury
|Martha's Vineyard Film Society, Inc.||Tisbury
|Martha's Vineyard Playhouse||Tisbury
|Massachusetts Audubon Society, Inc.||Lincoln
|Massachusetts Center for the Book, Inc.||Concord
|Massachusetts Educational Theater Guild||Mashpee
|Massachusetts Historical Society||Boston
|Massachusetts Intl. Festival of the Arts||Holyoke
|Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art||North
|The Massachusetts Review||Amherst
|Masterworks Chorale, Inc.||Weston
|Medicine Wheel Productions,
|Merrimack Repertory Theatre||Lowell
|Metropolitan Chorale of Brookline||Brookline
|Metropolitan Wind Symphony, Inc.||Boston
|Mistral Music, Inc.||Andover
|Montserrat College of Art Gallery||Beverly
|Maud Morgan Arts||Cambridge
|The Mount: Edith Wharton's Home||Lenox
|The Friends of Mount Auburn Cemetery||Cambridge
|Mudflat Pottery School, Inc.||Somerville
|Museum of African American History||Boston
|Museum of Fine Arts, Boston||Boston
|Museum of Science||Boston
|Music at Eden's Edge, Inc.||Essex
|Music Worcester, Inc.||Worcester
|Musicians of the Old Post Road, Inc.||Waltham
|Narrows Center for the Arts, Inc.||Fall River
|Nashua River Watershed
|National Center for Jewish Film, Inc.||Waltham
|The Nature Connection, Inc.||Concord
|New Art Center in Newton||Newton
|New Bedford Art Museum/ArtWorks!||New Bedford
|New Bedford Whaling Museum||New Bedford
|New England Aquarium||Boston
|New England Classical Singers, Inc.||Andover
|New England Conservatory||Boston
|New England Historic Genealogical
|New England Museum Association, Inc.||Arlington
|New England Philharmonic, Inc.||Arlington
|The New England Quarterly, Inc.||Boston
|New England Quilt Museum||Lowell
|New England Wild Flower Society, Inc.||Framingham
|New Philharmonia Orchestra of MA, Inc.||Newton
|The New Repertory Theatre, Inc.||Watertown
|Newton Historical Society, Inc.||Newton
|North Bennet Street School||Boston
|Northampton Academy of Music, Inc.||Northampton
|Northampton Arts Council||Northampton
|Northampton Community Music Center, Inc.||Northampton
|Northeast Document Conservation Center||Andover
|Odaiko New England, Inc.||Woburn
|Old South Association in Boston||Boston
|Old Sturbridge Village||Sturbridge
|On Stage, Inc.||Newburyport
|The Orion Society||Great Barrington
|Pakachoag Music School||Auburn
|Peabody Essex Museum, Inc.||Salem
|The Performance Project, Inc.||Northampton
|Pioneer Valley Ballet Guild, Inc.||Easthampton
|Pioneer Valley Symphony, Inc.||Greenfield
|Plimoth Plantation, Inc.||Plymouth
|Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra, Inc.||Plymouth
|Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association||Deerfield
|Preservation Worcester, Inc.||Worcester
|Primary Source, Inc.||Watertown
|Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston||Newton
|Project STEP, Inc.||Boston
|Prometheus Dance, Inc.||Framingham
|Provincetown Art Association and Museum||Provincetown
|Provincetown Arts Press, Inc.||Provincetown
|Provincetown Film Society, Inc.||Provincetown
|Puppet Showplace, Inc.||Brookline
|Radius Ensemble, Inc.||Concord
|RAW Art Works, Inc.||Lynn
|Rehearsal for Life, Inc.||Boston
|Paul Revere Memorial Association||Boston
|The Rivers School Conservatory||Weston
|The Norman Rockwell Museum||Stockbridge
|Rotch-Jones-Duff House & Garden Museum||New
|Shakespeare & Company, Inc.||Lenox
|Shelter Music Boston||Arlington
|Smith College Museum of Art||Northampton
|Snow Farm: The New England Craft
|Sociedad Latina, Inc.||Boston
|The Society of Arts and Crafts||Boston
|Somerville Arts Council||Somerville
|South Shore Art Center, Inc.||Cohasset
|South Shore Conservatory||Hingham
|SpeakEasy Stage Company||Boston
|The Spectrum Singers, Inc.
|Spinner Publications, Inc.||New Bedford
|Spontaneous Celebrations, Inc.||Boston
|Springfield City Library||Springfield
|Springfield Symphony Orchestra||Springfield
|Suzuki School of Newton, Inc.||Newton
|Symphony by the Sea||Beverly
|The Theater Offensive||Boston
|Tower Hill Botanic Garden||Boylston
|Triboro Youth Theatre, Inc.||Attleboro
|Triple Shadow, Inc.
|Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill||Truro
|Tsongas Industrial History Center||Lowell
|Tunefoolery Music, Inc.||Boston
|UMASS Amherst Asian Arts & Culture
|The Umbrella Community Arts Center||Concord
|Urbano Project, Inc.||Boston
|USS Constitution Museum, Inc.||Boston
|Voices Rising, Inc.||Arlington
|VSA Massachusetts, Inc.||Boston
|WAM Theatre, Inc.||Lee
|Waterfront Historic Area League||New Bedford
|Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater, Inc.||Wellfleet
|Westport River Watershed Alliance,
|Wheelock Family Theatre||Boston
|Williams College Museum of Art||Williamstown
|Williamstown Theatre Festival||Williamstown
|Woods Hole Film Festival, Inc.||Falmouth
|Worcester Art Museum||Worcester
|Worcester Center for Crafts, Inc.||Worcester
|Worcester Chamber Music Society,
|Worcester County Mechanics
|World Music, Inc.||Cambridge
|The Writers' Room of Boston, Inc.||Boston
|The Yard, Inc.||Chilmark
|Young at Heart Chorus, Inc.||Northampton
|Young Audiences of Massachusetts, Inc.||Boston
|Zamir Chorale of Boston, Inc.||Newton
|Zeiterion Theatre, Inc.||New Bedford
|Zoo New England||Boston
|Portfolio Total: $4,736,900
|826 Boston, Inc.||Boston
|A Far Cry, Inc.||Boston
|Assabet Valley Mastersingers, Inc.||Boylston
|Berkshire Film and Media Collaborative||Pittsfield
|Berkshire Playwrights Lab, Inc.||Great
|Berkshire Pulse, Inc.||Great Barrington
|Boston Book Festival, Inc.||Cambridge
|Buttonwood Park Zoo||New Bedford
|Buzzards Bay Coalition, Inc.||New Bedford
|Cambridge Symphony Orchestra,
|Community Art Center, Inc.||Cambridge
|The Concord Chorus||Concord
|Design Museum Boston, Inc.||Boston
|The Falmouth Chorale, Inc.||Falmouth
|Grow Native Massachusetts, Inc.||Waltham
|Heritage Plantation of Sandwich,
|Hopkinton Center for the Arts||Hopkinton
|John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.||Boston
|Nantucket Historical Association||Nantucket
|New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center||New
|New Bedford Symphony Orchestra Assn.||New
|Newburyport Choral Society,
|Northeast Massachusetts Youth Orchestras
|Now and There, Inc.||Boston
|OrigiNation Cultural Arts Center||Boston
|Special Needs Arts Programs, Inc.||Lexington
|Transformative Culture Project, Inc.||Boston
|Worcester Historical Museum||Worcester
|20 Summers, Inc., Provincetown|
To Support a Conversation Series in the Hawthorne Barn: to provide a five part conversation Series taking place within the historic Hawthorne Barn in Provincetown, Massachusetts.
|Acre Family Day Care, Lowell|
Pre-K STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math): to produce the 5th Annual STEAM fair to Pre-K students and families.
|AHA! New Bedford, New Bedford|
Kids Rule: to support programming by and for youth as part of July AHA! Night, which is themed "Kids Rule."
|Albany Berkshire Ballet, Pittsfield|
Rockwell in Our Time: to support "Rockwell In Our Times," a new work by Mary Giannone Talmi based on Norman Rockwell's iconic paintings "The Four Freedoms."
|Amherst Cinema Arts Center, Inc., Amherst|
See-Hear-Feel-Film: to produce "See-Hear-Feel-Film" (SHFF) with third graders how to feed their imaginations, develop their writing skills, and help them become active and thoughtful viewers.
|ANIKAYA/Akhra, Inc., Somerville|
The Listen Project: for a series of workshops to develop an ensemble of Deaf performers to create and perform site-responsive works in public spaces.
|Arlington Public Art, Arlington|
PATHWAYS: Art on the Minuteman Bikeway: to support the production of site-specific art installation and related community engagement activities along the Minuteman Bikeway.
|Ashmont Hill Chamber Music, Inc., Boston|
Residency with Bass-baritone Dashon Burton: for a residency with bass-baritone Dashon Burton, including a recital, a workshop with Boston City Singers, and vocal coaching for the Ashmont Boys Choir.
|Asian American Resource Workshop, Boston|
Boston Asian American Film Festival: for the Boston Asian American Film Festival (BAAFF).
|BAMS Fest, Inc., Boston|
Boston Art & Music Soul Festival: for a music festival that celebrates Franklin Park--Playstead as ground zero for black arts, entertainment, and community convening.
|Belmont World Film, Inc., Sudbury|
Belmont World Film 17th Annual Family Festival: to support a 4-day film festival for children age 3-12, featuring narrative and documentary films based mostly on children's books, a live version of WBUR's international children's fable podcast "Circle Round," and film making workshops."
|Berkshire Children's Chorus, Sheffield|
Music of the British Isles: for a series of concerts featuring the Berkshire Children's Chorus and a number of local musicians performing music of the British Isles.
|Berkshire Cultural Resource Center, North Adams|
DownStreet Art: for a gallery walk and a street party during four monthly events known as "DownStreet Art Thursdays" that celebrate the artistic vibrancy and community spirit of North Adams.
|Berkshire South Community Center, Great
Berkshire Ukulele Band and Berkshire Sings: for free ukulele group lessons, singing exercises, and lessons.
|Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, Boston|
Inside Chinatown: to produce an exhibition focusing on the voices of local Chinatown laborers, often invisible to those who frequent the neighborhood, by documenting & sharing their experiences through storytelling and photography workshops.
|Boston Shakespeare Project,
Shakespeare in Motion After-School Program: for an after-school theatre arts program where students learn the essentials of acting, directing, and explore Shakespeare's enduring characters and themes through the lens of their own experience.
|Brown Box Theatre Project, Inc., Boston|
World Premiere tour of Mox Nox by Patrick Gabridge: for a new work by local playwright Pat Gabridge, including workshops centered around script development, technical elements, and creative choices.
|CACHE in Medford, Inc., Medford|
Mystic River Celebration: for an arts festival along the Mystic River.
|Cambodian Mutual Assistance Assn., Lowell|
Cambodian Cultural After School Program (CCASP): for a program for youth ages 7-14 that combines homework help with lessons in traditional Khmer music and dance performance.
|Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge|
Blacksmith House Poetry Series: to support the Blacksmith House Poetry Series (BHPS), a series of readings that bring together an audience of celebrated local writers, students, and readers who are curious and enthusiastic about contemporary poetry.
|Cambridge Community Television, Cambridge|
The Art of the Everyday: 24 Hours in Cambridge: for a community video montage of 24 hours in Cambridge, exposing participants and viewers to the lifestyles of people who live, work, play, and go to school in Cambridge.
|Canal District Alliance, Worcester|
Worcester's Blackstone Canal Horse and Wagon Tours: to support 16 youth from South High Community School to research, write, deliver, and lead public tours of The Canal District on wagons pulled by Belgian draft horses.
|The Cantilena Chamber Choir, Lenox|
Martin Luther King Concert Celebration 2019: for a Martin Luther King Psalms and Spirituals sing at Trinity Church in Lenox, including guest performers Baltimore's inner city Urban Choral Arts Society, a mixed youth and adult choir.
|Cappella Clausura, Inc., Newton|
Fanny Hensel: 3 Cantatas: for a concert featuring Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel's three cantatas for chorus, soloists, and orchestras.
|Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Assn., Boston|
Cultural performances in Chinatown: to provide performances at the Chinatown Gate on the Greenway and at the August Moon Festival during July and August.
|Community Service Care, Inc., Boston|
Families Creating Together Fall Family Arts Learning Cycle: to provide free/low-cost inclusive community-based art workshops, field trips, art training & materials for children with disabilities and their parents.
|Convergence Ensemble, Inc., Boston|
American Voice in Poetry and Song: for a concert hosted by American Voice in Poetry and Song, a chamber music/spoken word program weaving together songs and poetry from the Harlem Renaissance, the Transcendentalist movement, and present day works, showcased in Dorchester, MA.
|Cooperative Productions, Inc., Dighton|
CO-OP Music & Arts Performance: to empower those with intellectual and developmental disabilities, including brain injuries, through performance arts.
|Da Camara Singers, Amherst|
Young Composers Commission Project: to produce two public concerts and commission works created by young composers with choir accompaniment, in Pioneer Valley venues.
|DÜNYA, Inc., Belmont|
Othello in the Seraglio: screenings of a "coffeehouse opera": to conduct screenings and discussions for the film adaptation of Dünya's coffeehouse opera "Othello in the Seraglio," a unique Middle Eastern version of the Othello tale.
|Easthampton City Arts +, Easthampton|
Youth Arts Initiative: to produce an 8 week intergenerational art piece that brings teenagers and senior citizens together to create art, share stories, learn history, make connections, and build bridges within the community of Easthampton, MA.
|Emerson College Art Gallery, Boston|
Afro-Tech and the Future of Re-Invention: to produce "Afro-Tech and the Future of Re-Invention," an exhibition featuring visual artists of the African diaspora.
|Framingham Downtown Renaissance,
Now & Then Portraits Utility Box Project: to produce public art wraps on five utility boxes in the central business district core of downtown Framingham to be featured as part of the Cultural and Creative Placemaking Tour.
|Girls Incorporated of Greater Lowell, Lowell|
The Lowell We Live In: to produce The Lowell We Live In, a series of hands-on activities exploring the cultural, social, economic, and political composition of Lowell.
|Girls Incorporated of Worcester, Worcester|
Girls Inc. of Worcester Fine Arts Enhancement Series: to produce Girls Inc.’s after school, violence prevention, expressive arts program with a fine-arts series.
|Girls Rock Campaign Boston, Boston|
Girls Rock Campaign Boston (GRCB) Summer Sessions: for music instruction for girls ages 8–17 where participants receive technical instrument instruction, form bands and write an original song, then perform at a public showcase at a Boston venue.
Music on Meetinghouse Green: for an outdoor music festival that features popular musical performers and local food vendors.
|Gloucester Writers Center, Inc., Gloucester|
Writing in Place: Dogtown Writers Festival: to support the Dogtown Writers Festival.
|GreenRoots, Inc., Chelsea|
Reclaiming Chelsea's Waterways by Kayak and Canoe: to produce up to 5 canoeing/kayaking adventures, launching from different points surrounding Chelsea and East Boston, to allow residents to become more knowledgeable about their surrounding rivers.
Elm Street Art Action: for a new participatory art-making area for the HONK! Festival of Activist Street Bands.
|Housing Families, Inc., Malden|
GREAT Youth and Families Program (GYFP): to provide art- and play-therapy for children, youth, and parents who have experienced homelessness or housing insecurity.
|Juventas New Music Ensemble, Wellesley|
The Boston New Music Festival: for the Boston New Music Festival.
|Rose F. Kennedy Greenway, Boston|
Youth Adventure Days: to support Youth Adventure Day, free four-hour field trips to exhibits at The Greenway for groups of school-aged children from Boys & Girls Clubs and other youth-serving organizations located in predominantly low-income Boston neighborhoods.
|Lexington Chamber Music Center,
Lexington Chamber Music Center Outreach Concert Series: to support a series of concerts for senior citizens and patients in retirement facilities and hospitals, bringing the joy of classical music by young student musicians to underserved communities.
|Liars & Believers, Cambridge|
A Story Beyond: to produce an original musical fable and present workshops in underserved Greater Boston communities.
|Lowell Kinetic Sculpture Race, Lowell|
The Lowell Kinetic Sculpture Race: to produce human powered art sculptures, celebrating the intersection of art, science, engineering, math and technology.
|Lowell Telecommunications Corporation, Lowell|
Video Storytelling for Teens: to support a program that teaches low income teens media arts skills by creating documentary-style videos for broadcast on LTC channels in Lowell.
ILLUMINUS Festival: for a festival that brings together artists, light techs, and the community to light up downtown Boston.
|MA Center for Native American Awareness, Danvers|
MCNAA: Celebrating 30 Years: for a special two-day intertribal Pow-wow in Haverhill, Massachusetts to Celebrate 30 Years of Native American artistry through dance, music, and art.
|The Marble Collection, Inc., Lakeville|
Mentoring for Publication Workshop: for a six-week workshop pairing Massachusetts teen artists and writers with college student mentors to guide their work towards publication.
|The Master Singers, Inc., Lexington|
50th Anniversary: Lexington’s Choral Arts Concert: for a concert celebrating choral music in Lexington with a new work from a local composer for chorus, and orchestra.
|Medford Arts Center, Inc., Medford|
Medford Arts Resource Vehicle (MARV) Trash to Treasures Program: for "Trash to Treasures," an artist facilitated art program delivered via a mobile art center named MARV that includes making clothing, jewelry, sculpture, and musical instruments.
|The Mosesian Center for the Arts, Watertown|
Perceptions of Self: for an art exhibit that combines "selfies" and traditional self-portraits to address equity, diversity, and inclusion in the community and the broader Boston region.
Family, Fiddle, Food, Fest!: for guest musicians to teach students string instruments, French Canadian fiddle tunes, and the Cajun music of Louisiana followed by a public performance.
|Mystic Learning Center, Inc., Somerville|
Somerville Youth Arts Festival presented by BOH: for a Somerville Youth Arts Festival hosted by Books of Hope.
|Nantucket Dreamland Foundation, Nantucket|
The Dreamland Stage Company's production of "The Diary of Anne Frank.
|New Bedford Dept. of Parks &
Recreation, New Bedford|
Music on West Beach: to support free programming to celebrate the many styles of Jamaican, Cape Verdean, Portuguese, and local music, in New Bedford's South End.
|New Bedford Historical Society, Inc., New
Abolition Row Project: to support the Abolition Row Project, which brings together researchers, writers, and artists to highlight the 19th century antislavery abolitionists who lived in the Seventh Street neighborhood.
|New England Brass Band, Groton|
Cosmic Classics: Coalescing Musical Communities: to create a new arrangement of Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 for choir, organ, and brass band.
|The Nolumbeka Project, Inc., Greenfield|
Pocumtuck Homelands Festival: for a festival celebrating Native American art, music, and culture that blends aspects of traditional powwows and indigenous vendors and performers with educational programs such as archaeologists, authors, and history lessons.
|North Shore Community Dev. Coalition, Salem|
Beyond the Museum: Lecture and Workshop Series: for a lecture and workshop series to support educational programming for the Punto Urban Art Museum.
|Novi Cantori, Longmeadow|
Music that Restores: A choral composers' forum hosted by Novi Cantori: to rehearse, edit, and perform new compositions.
|Old Colony Historical Society, Taunton|
Liberty and Union Fall Festival: for a family-friendly festival in historic Downtown Taunton to celebrate the first recorded raising of the City’s flag.
|On with Living and Learning, Inc., Boston|
Unheard: Listen Up!: for self-advocacy workshops and research for women to build a multimedia production and integrate a curated exhibit of 80 portraits by an incarcerated women artist.
|Palante Theater Company, Holyoke|
Dancing in My Cockroach Killers": to produce "Dancing in my Cockroach Killers" by Pregones Theater/Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre for performances presented by the Palante Theatre Company.
|Palaver Strings, Inc., Brookline|
Lifesongs Project: to support Palaver Strings, Ethos, and the LGBT Aging Project as they work with elderly LGBT adults throughout Boston to co-write songs about their life experiences and present them in a public concert.
|Piti Theatre Company, Shelburne|
Great Greenfield DinoFest: for a festival to celebrate local history and the region's connection to the birth of paleontology, and to highlight environmental issues as they relate to the theme of extinction.
|Rockport New Year's Eve, Inc., Rockport|
Rockport New Year's Eve: for an accessible, affordable, and culturally diverse celebration of the arts on New Year's Eve in Rockport Massachusetts.
|Silverthorne Theater Company, Inc., Montague|
WHITE, BLACK & BLUE, by Steve Henderson and Will Chalmus: for the premiere of the play "White, Black & Blue" by Massachusetts playwrights Steve Henderson and Will Chalmus.
|South Shore YMCA, Norwell|
Art Program Engagement Project: to support integrated art shows and educational programming, including lectures, workshops and hands-on programs reaching all ages at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell.
|Sterling Youth Ballet, Inc., Sterling|
Nutcracker Ballet 2018: for performances of the Nutcracker Ballet at the Stratos G. Dukakis Performing Arts Center in Fitchburg.
|Survivor Theatre Project, Cambridge|
Western Massachusetts Performance Project: to support the Western Massachusetts Performance Project, a theatre workshop intensive for survivors of sexual violence in and around the Western MA area, in partnership with Womanshelter/Compañeras of Holyoke, MA.
|Sustainable CAPE, Truro|
Meet the Farmer: Food = Health!: for a farmers market for Cape Cod elementary schools that includes "Bee Diversity," a children's art exhibit.
|UMASS Lowell Department of Art & Design, Lowell|
The 404 International Festival of Art and Technology: for a project that celebrates the union of art & technology with exhibits and performances ranging from interactive animation, Virtual Reality, innovative uses of legacy technology and other cross-disciplinary projects.
|Vineyard Arts Project Limited, Edgartown|
Vineyard Arts Outdoors: for "Vineyard Arts Outdoors," culminating in outdoor workshop performances of three new works in progress from Black Iris Project, Cirio Collective, and The Public Theater.
|Wellesley Choral Society, Wellesley|
Magnificent Magnificats: for a choral concert featuring several versions of "The Magnificat."
|Wellfleet Preservation Hall, Inc., Wellfleet|
A Year of Living Cinematically; A Cape Cod Youth Film Project: to provide creative teens with the opportunity to learn all aspects of film production from professionals and to screen their work in a professionally equipped venue.
|Tennessee Williams Theater Festival, Provincetown|
Talisman Roses: to produce the premiere of one of Tennessee Williams unknown plays and 3 new plays by New England playwrights, tackling diverse topics including mental health in a relatable context.
|Worcester Schubertiad, Inc., Worcester|
Classical Idol Competition and A Celebration of Youth: for a performing arts competition for Massachusetts high school students and college students who attend a Massachusetts colleges or universities.
|Worcester Youth Center, Inc., Worcester|
Youth Center Dance Program: to provide a group of 10 youth to work with a dance instructor to explore the medium and social justice issues; and design and produce a performance for youth and community members.
Projects Total: $200,000|
CIP-Media Partnerships Total: $120,000
Cultural Investment Portfolio Total: $5,143,900