Grantees All Years

The Buffalo Project, which resulted in a play called Buffalo Heights (2014)

Jake Lipman/Tongue in Cheek Theater Productions

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

Starting in late 2013, Producing Artistic Director Jake Lipman tapped 5 actors and playwright Adam Harrell to create a new thought-provoking comedy. Over several months, the company devised a new play, BUFFALO HEIGHTS, which ran May 2014 in NYC. Read More

Joshua Tree Chronicles

James, Shirley

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The project is a two-fold project that documents Joshua Trees on Joshua Tree wood using the woodburning technique called Pyrography and promote it as a fineart and create a public awareness of the unique qualities of the Joshua Tree. Read More

Perform La Femme

Jana C Perez, Angilee Wilkerson

Year Grant Awarded: 2018

Perform La Femme is a collaboration featuring the self-portraiture of the duo Jana C. Perez and Angilee Wilkerson. Both artists enact roles; performing in partnership to emphasize their lives as women and delving into the psychological states and cultural interpretation of female identity. Read More

Truth or Consequences

Jayanti, Hannah

Year Grant Awarded: 2017

Truth or Consequences is a speculative documentary about time and how we weave the past into the present and our possible future. Set in the small desert town of Truth or Consequences, NM, the film is subtly set in a near future when commercial space travel has begun. Read More

making ourselves visible: a day-long project in feminist space-making

Jen Kennedy and Liz Linden

Year Grant Awarded: 2010

Making ourselves visible is Jen Kennedy and Liz Linden’s one-day experiment in feminist space-making at the Sackler Center for Feminist Art in the Brooklyn Museum. Read More

100 Years All New People (previously Paradise Begins With a Shipwreck)

Jessica Segall

Year Grant Awarded: 2017

100 Years, All New People is an installation of material collected at U.S. borders where asylum seekers have circumvented increasingly severe immigration control. Read More

INTERNAL BLEEDING Workshop

Johnson, Christine Toy

Year Grant Awarded: 2010

An exploratory workshop and public reading of INTERNAL BLEEDING by Christine Toy Johnson. The lead character (written as both disabled and non-disabled) was cast with an actor with a disability, followed by a panel discussion about the process. Read More

EYE D

Johnson, Christine Toy

Year Grant Awarded: 2012

A documentary theatre piece with music, reflecting issues of identity amongst multi-generational and multi-cultural women. Read More

Arriving in Asian America

Johnson, Christine Toy

Year Grant Awarded: 2013

The Asian American Composers & Lyricists Project collaborated to collectively write a song cycle called "Arriving in Asian America", performed at Symphony Space in NYC on December 8, 2014 Read More

11th Annual Juneteenth Jamboree of “Best” New Plays

Juneteenth Legacy Theatre

Year Grant Awarded: 2010

For the first time, this renowned festival about the African-American experience includes full productions of cornerstone plays including: Juneteenth Blues Cabaret, Passing Ceremonies, Till, How Long Have I Been Dead Anyway?, and "Passing Ceremonies. Read More

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