Genres Theater

The Stranger Disease

Goat in the Road Productions

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

The Stranger Disease is a unique immersive theatrical experience that follows seven characters who live in, or orbit around an 1878 New Orleans boarding house as rumors of a yellow fever epidemic begins to spread. The show examines race, class, and gender lines during the Reconstruction-era. Read More

Within Arm’s Reach

Going to Tahiti Productions

Year Grant Awarded: 2012

An original stage adaptation of the novel by Ann Napolitano explores how an unexpected pregnancy rocks a modern Irish American family - "roll[s the] family on its back like a helpless animal, arms and legs waving in the air." Read More

Spaghetti Dinners

Great Small Works

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

A decades-old series, cabaret-style performances in puppetry, music, spoken word, theater and dance, and spaghetti, supporting artistic experimentation and engagement with critical thinking, feeding ourselves and our audiences with food, with art, and with ideas. Read More

The Fall (2014)

Hanukai, Simón

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

A multi-media theater performance that examines the world's relationship to the moment of the fall of the Berlin Wall, as we approach its 25th anniversary on November 9th, 2014. Read More

DATAPRINT

Hanukai, Simón

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

DATAPRINT is an interactive multimedia installation and performance that blends technology and the arts into a participatory experience, which aims to spur the dialogue about data privacy in our increasingly data-driven society. Read More

Metra: A Climate Change Play with Songs

Hartford, Emily

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

In Metra, ancient Greek myth meets dystopian climate sci-fi. Metra roots out the oppressive structures upholding climate change—while using original rock songs, magic, and myth to explore the transformative power of both storytelling and collective action. Read More

Driftless

Hatch Arts Collective

Year Grant Awarded: 2016

Driftless unearths the full cost of fracking and asks us to consider lives, relationships, and heritage as we seek answers for the future of our world. Read More

LET THE PHOENIX RISE/ Sistah Tribe Theater Project

Heller, Sheri

Year Grant Awarded: 2012

Phoenix Project NYC is a therapeutic theater collective which uses Sheri Heller and Laura Gosheff's play LET THE PHOENIX RISE! as a template for healing through The Phoenix Project Creative Arts Workshop. Read More

Benito Cereno by Robert Lowell.

Horizon Theatre Rep

Year Grant Awarded: 2009

The Year 1770. An American merchant vessel comes upon a mysterious Spanish ship where the nearly all-black crew and their white captain are starving... and yet, why are they so hostile to the Americans' offer to help? Read More

Caligula by Albert Camus

Horizon Theatre Rep

Year Grant Awarded: 2010

Staging of the play Caligula by Albert Camus. Read More

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