History of Scottsdale Arts Community Arts Grant Program Recipients

YEAR

ORGANIZATION

AMOUNT

2019–20Scottsdale Artists’ School – General Operating Support $6,500
Detour Company Theatre – General Operating Support $6,400
Scottsdale Philharmonic – General Operating Support$5,400
Greasepaint Youtheatre – General Operating Support $5,400
Scottsdale International Film Festival – General Operating Support $5,400
Musical Instrument Museum – A World of Musical Journeys $5,000
Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services – STARS Creative Arts Program $7,000
Free Arts for Abused Children – Storybook Ballet – Sleeping Beauty $7,000
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – Moving Together with Music $6,900
Kids in Focus – Kids in Focus Scottsdale Exhibition Series $5,000
The Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Concerts Series $5,000
Childsplay – In-School Performances and Classroom Experience $5,000
Arizona Musicfest – 2019–20 Festival Season $5,000
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Free Discovery Day at Taliesin West $5,000

2018–19Scottsdale Sister Cities Association – Scottsdale-Kingston Teen Art Exchange$1,000
MusicaNova – Scottsdale Concerts and Education$2,000
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Taliesin West Field Trip Enhancement$2,500
Desert Stages Theatre – General Operating Support$3,000
Greasepaint Youth Theater – General Operating Support$3,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival – General Operating Support$3,000
Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) – A World of Musical Journeys$3,500
Detour Company Theater – General Operating Support$4,000
Arizona Musicfest – 2018-19 Festival Season$5,000
Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Concert Series$5,000
Scottsdale Philharmonic – General Operating Support$5,000
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – Project: Music Moves Us!$6,000
Childsplay – Scottsdale In-School Performance and Classroom Experience$7,000
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona – Storybook Ballet$7,000
Desert Foothills Theater – General Operating Support$7,000
Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services (STARS) – Creative Arts Program$8,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School – General Operating Support$8,000
     
2017–18Arizona Musicfest – Fall and Winter Festivals$5,000
Arizona Theatre Company – Theatre On The Go Literacy Initiative$2,500
Childsplay – Scottsdale School Touring Program$2,500
Cultural Coalition – Family Stories and Altar‐Making Workshop Series$2,500
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Summer Art and Architecture Camps$3,000
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona – Free Arts Storybook Ballet$2,500
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – Making Music at the Library!$3,500
The Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Concert Series$2,500
STARS – Creative Arts Program Enhancement$5,000
Desert Foothills Theater – general operating support$9,000
Desert Stages Theatre – general operating support$4,000
Detour Company Theatre – general operating support$9,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School – general operating support$9,000
     
2016–17Act One – Act One Field Trip Program$2,250
Arizona Theater Company – Classics to Contemporary – Comedy to Drama$6,500
Childsplay – Scottsdale School Touring Program$9,000
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona – Free Arts Storybook Ballet$6,000
Grand Canyon Music Festival – Native American Composer Apprentice Project at Salt River High School$4,500
Jazz in Arizona – Scottsdale Celebrates Jazz$1,250
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – Instrument Explosion at the Scottsdale Library$5,000
The Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Concert Series$6,500
Movement Source Dance Company – Empower Youth! In Partnership with Scottsdale Prevention Institute$1,000
Arizona MusicFest – general operating support under project category$3,000
Desert Foothills Theater – general operating support$4,000
Detour Company Theater – general operating support$8,500
Scottsdale Philharmonic – general operating support$2,500
   
2015–16Arizona MusicFest – general operating support under project category$9,000
Arizona Theatre Company – Theatre On The Go: Shakespeare Theatre Residency$7,000
Childsplay – Scottsdale School Touring Program$10,000
Desert Foothills Theater – general operating support$6,000
Detour Company Theatre, Inc. – general operating support under project category$9,250
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona – Community Art Performance and Art Activities$9,250
Grand Canyon Music Festival$5,000
Jazz in Arizona – Jazz Stars Play Scottsdale$4,000
MusicaNova – Collaborative Concerts at Scottsdale Presbyterian Church$3,000
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – Musical Adventures at the Scottsdale Library$6,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School – general operating support$8,000
Scottsdale Philharmonic – general operating support$2,500
Scottsdale Training and Rehabilitation Services – Ceramics Immersion, Summer Workshop$1,000
  
2014–15Arizona Theater Company – Student Matinee Series Extension$3,200
Childsplay, Inc. – theater productions, educational activities for underserved students$7,600
Desert Foothills Theater – general operating support$4,000
Detour Company Theatre, Inc. – general operating support$9,600
Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona – 2014 Community Arts Performance Day$5,600
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – JazzKats at Kerr Series$3,200
Movement Source Dance Company – workshop for Scottsdale Prevention Institute$1,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School, Inc. – general operating support$3,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival Inc. – general operating support$10,800
The Phoenix Symphony – Music Education Partnership$4,800
  
2013–14Childsplay, Inc. – theater productions, educational activities for underserved students$7,500
Desert Foothills Theatre – general operating support$4,000
Detour Company Theatre – general operating support$11,000
Free Arts of Arizona – Community arts program for youth residing in group homes$6,000
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – concerts & dance event in Scottsdale$2,500
Movement Source Dance Company – after-school dance workshop for underserved children$1,000
Phoenix Symphony Association – music education partnership$7,500
Scottsdale Artists’ School, Inc. – general operating support$8,500
Scottsdale International Film Festival Inc. – general operating support$11,000
  
2012–13Arizona Musicfest – to support Denyce Graves, artist-in-residence$5,000
Childsplay, Inc. – theater productions, educational activities for underserved students$6,162
Detour Company Theatre – subsidized theater rental space and technical support$5,000
Free Arts of Arizona – “Swan Lake – the Big Splash” arts program for youth residing in group homes$1,357
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – general operating support$7,500
Movement Source Dance Company – after-school dance workshop for underserved children$856
MusicaNova – general operating support$750
Phoenix Conservatory of Music – music instruction for teens in library settings$3,375
Scottsdale Artists’ School, Inc. – general operating support$14,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival Inc. – general operating support$14,000
Shemer Art Center & Museum Assn. Inc. – after-school programs for Title I students$1,000
  
2011–12Center Dance Ensemble – to support the new touring show Poetry ‘n Motion$1,600
Childsplay, Inc. – theater productions, educational activities for underserved students$6,162
Detour Company Theatre – subsidized theater rental space and technical support$6,000
Four Seasons Orchestra – record music of Louise Lincoln Kerr for Arizona Centennial$1,500
Free Arts of Arizona – Wonderland arts program for youth residing in group homes$1,617
Movement Source Dance Company – dance workshop for underserved$1,000
Pinnacle Peak Elementary School – a permanent sculpture garden built over 3 years$1,600
Shemer Art Center & Museum Assn. Inc. – after-school programs for Title I students$4,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival Inc. – general operating support$8,000
Arizona Women’s Theatre Company – general operating support$4,000
Greasepaint Youtheatre – general operating support$4,000
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – general operating support$6,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School, Inc. – general operating support$13, 521
  
2010–11Arizona Women’s Theatre Company-general operating support$7,200
BlackPoet Ventures-BioRhythMic Series$4,600
Chamber Music PLUS-support for Rhythms of LIFE at the Kerr Cultural Center$3,900
Childsplay, Inc.-Scottsdale School toruing program$2,300
Desert Foothills Theatre-general operating support$2,900
Detour Company Theatre-general operating support$8,500
Jazz in Arizona, Inc.-various educational and performance programming$9,700
Movement Source, Inc.-after school workshop at Paiute Community Center$500
Musica Nova-general operating support$3,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival-2010 film festival$10,000
The Phoenix Conservatory of Music-music learning series for teens at Scottsdale Public Library$6,400
  
2009–10Arcadia Neighborhood Learning Center – Multicultural Exploration Friday$1,200
Arizona Women’s Theatre Company – General Operating$2,700
Ballet Arizona – Student Matinees$2,500
Chamber Music Plus – Rhythms of LIFE 2009-10 @ ASU Kerr$2,000
Childsplay – 2009-10 Scottsdale School Touring Program$8,500
Desert Stages – Children’s Theatre Production of The Snow Queen$8,500
Free Arts of Arizona – Coppelia and the Toy Shoppe$4,250
Jazz in Arizona – General Operating$8,500
Movement Source, Inc. – After-School Workshop with Scottsdale Prevention Institute$500
MusicaNova, Inc. – General Operating$3,650
Phoenix Boys Choir – Scottsdale Neighborhood Training Choir Program$3,250
Phoenix Symphony Association – Classroom Concerts Series$3,250
Scottsdale International Film Festival – General Operating$8,500
  
2008–09Acadia Neighborhood Learning Center – One day multi-cultural festival for the students
$1,500
Arizona Opera – Tour in English and Spanish of Mini-Elixir of Love to Scottsdale Schools.$7,000
Chamber Music PLUS – Four concerts to be held at the Kerr Cultural Center$2,000
Childsplay, Inc. – Performances in 5 Scottsdale Schools$7,500
Free Arts of Arizona – Support visual art and performing arts programs in Scottsdale for at-risk students$2,500
Golden Lion Productions, Inc. – Annual Dance Festival$4,500
Heard Museum – Education programs and conservation of Charles Loloma mural$10,000
Movement Source Dance Company – Artist residency at Paiute Community Center$500
The Phoenix Sympony – Support ensembles working in Scottsdale classrooms$3,500
Arizona Women’s Theatre – General Operating Funds$5,000
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – General Operating Funds$5,000
Scottsdale International Film Festival – General Operating Funds$10,000
  
2007–08Arizona Arts Chorale – Songs of Struggle and Hope – a Holocaust memorial concert$1,050
Arizona Musicfest – Orchestra expansion w/expanded repertoir and number of musicians$2,000
Arizona Opera – School tour of Mini-Magic Flute with accompaning education programs$3,100
Arizona Theatre Company – Matinee Extension Series for Coronado High School with accompanying in-class workshops$1,800
Arizona Wolf Trap Program – Wolf Trap Early Learning Through the Arts in four Scottsdale Head Start Programs$3,600
Arizona Women’s Theatre Company – No Child, a one-woman show by Nilaja Sun about educational issues that impact at-risk students$6,750
Ballet Arizona – Student matinees with accompanying discussions$1,080
Childsplay – Scottsdale School Touring Program in five schools$6,750
Concerned Citizens for Community Health – Vista del Camino Ballet Folklorico program$2,284
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Education outreach programs focusing on architecture and design$1,500
Free Arts of Arizona – Swan Lake: The Big Splash, a muli-disciplinary program in dance and visual arts$4,950
Gold Lion Productions – Ninth Annual Celebration of Dance featuring many local and out-of-state dance companies$2,000
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – Catch a Rising Star Concerts, a series of concerts featuring established and emerging musicians$6,750
Mohave Middle School – Community College: A Photographic Exploration, a photographic artist residency resulting in a permanent work of public art for the school courtyard$3,600
Scottsdale Community Players/Greasepaing Players – Artist/designer recruitment and retention$1,500
Scottsdale International Film Festival – 2008 festival$9,000
  
2006–07Arizona Opera – The Old Maid and the Thief$7,000
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Scottsdale – Fine Arts Program$5,000
Childsplay, Inc. – Scottsdale School Touring Program$6,000
Concerned Citizens for Community Health – Vista del Camino Ballet Folklorico$2,250
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Wright Education Programs$1,500
Free Arts of Arizona – Cinderella Swept Away$4,000
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – Catch a Rising Star$6,500
Scottsdale Artists’ School – Art Fun 101$8,000
Scottsdale Community Players – Bambino$7,000
The Scottsdale International Film Festival$8,000
Southwest Human Development – Arizona Wolf Trap$2,500
  
2005–06Arizona Opera – School Tour, featuring Opera Soup$5,960
Ballet Arizona – Dansmart$6,300
Center Dance Ensemble – The ABC’s of Dance$2,100
Childsplay, Inc. – School Touring Program$5,250
Concerned Citizens for Community Health$6,600
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Wright in Nature and Design Your Dream Space$6,650
Free Arts of Arizona – multi-disciplinary arts program for children$3,500
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – An Eclectic Summer Jazz Series$7,585
Nebellen Dance Company – Holiday Show$2,100
The Scottsdale International Film Festival$7,000
  
2004–05Arizona Arts Chorale – Jackson Berkey Concerts$5,590
Ballet Arizona – Dansmart$6,212
Center Dance Ensemble – Snow Queen$1,952
Childsplay – Outreach Theater Services$4,628
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Educational Outreach Program$6,624
Jazz in Arizona, Inc. – Summer Concerts$2,627
Phoenix Bach Choir – Bach to School$3,189
The Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Concert Series$8,878
Scottsdale Artists’ School – Lecture Series$7,728
Scottsdale International Film Festival$4,878
  
2003–04Arizona Arts Chorale – Brahms Requiem$6,900
Childsplay – School Touring$5,000
Concerned Citizens – Ballet Folklorico$3,750
Fine Arts Association of Arizona – Classical Music from India$2,500
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – Architectural Vision Through New Eyes$4,366
Free Arts of Arizona – Sleeping Beauty$4,370
Jazz in Arizona – Summer Jazz Series$2,475
Movement Source Dance Company$3,000
Phoenix Bach Choir – Voices in History$2,347
Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Series$5,000
Scottsdale Artists’ School$6,250
Scottsdale Foundation for the Handicapped: Music therapy$1,950
  
2002–03Arizona Arts Chorale – Holocaust Concert$1,485
Childsplay: “The Velveteen Rabbit”$4,250
Concerned Citizens – Ballet Folklorico$2,663
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation – program for gifted students$4,000
Free Arts of Arizona – Taiko Drumming$3,437
Movement Source Dance$2,890
Phoenix Bach Choir – Bach to School$1,950
Phoenix Boys Choir – Choral workshop$3,500
Phoenix Symphony – Classroom Series$4,250
Scorpius Dance Company$3,400
Scottsdale Artists’ School$12,500
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$5,676
  
2001–02Childsplay: “The Velveteen Rabbit”$2,125
Concerned Citizens – Ballet Folklorico$4,250
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Conversation of Drawings$5,000
Free Arts of Arizona – Swan Lake$3,017
Greasepaint Scottsdale Youtheatre$7,326
Phoenix Bach Choir – Bach to School$2,706
Phoenix Symphony: Musical Connections$4,250
Scottsdale Artists’ School$12,500
Scottsdale Community Players$2,000
Scottsdale Mustang Poets – poetry reading$250
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$5,174
Young Arts Arizona – Scottsdale Healthcare Youth Art Project$1,402
  
2000–01Childsplay: “The Velveteen Rabbit”$2,125
Concerned Citizens – Ballet Folklorico$4,216
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Beauty & Creativity$2,089
Free Arts of Arizona – Rodeo and More$3,718
Greasepaint Scottsdale Youtheatre$7,158
Opera-tunity$3,372
Phoenix Boys Choir – In Praise of Music$4,383
Phoenix Symphony: Musical Connections$3,798
Scottsdale Artists’ School$12,500
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$5,342
Young Arts Arizona – Art of Brotherhood$980
  
1999–00Arizona Arts Chorale: Commissioning 2000$1,300
Arizona Historical Society: “Living History”$5,000
Ballet Jude: School Project “Beauty and the Beast”$4,800
Childsplay, Inc. for “The Velveteen Rabbit”$2,500
Concerned Citizens – Scottsdale International Club$5,000
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Conservation of Original Drawing$1,750
Greasepaint Scottsdale Youtheatre$7,932
New School for the Arts: “Original Werks”$5,000
Phoenix Early Music Society: PEMS Millennium Concert Series$5,000
Quintessence Chamber Ensemble: Family Concerts for Scottsdale$1,750
Scottsdale Artist School$17,500
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$9,568
Showcase Concerts, Inc.: It’s Your Opera-tunity$4,500
Phoenix Symphony: Musical Connections$5,000
  
1998–99Childsplay: “The Velveteen Rabbit”$2,000
Free Arts for Abused Children: Workshops with Mayme Katz$1,250
Greasepaint Scottsdale Youtheatre$8,278
New School for the Arts: Arts Fest ’99 Featuring “Creative Force”$2,500
Phoenix Boys Choir Association: “The Old Locomotive” Youth Opera in the Schools$2,000
Phoenix Early Music Society: Concert Series at Kerr Cultural Center$3,000
Phoenix Symphony: Musical Connections$2,000
Quintessence: Music of the World Concert Series at Scottsdale Civc Center Library$3,000
Scottsdale Historical Society: Oral History Project$1,127
Scottsdale Mustang Poets Society: ’98 Arizona Poets Society Fall Conference$1,000
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$15,731
Scottsdale/Paradise Valley YMCA: 1998 Summer Arts Camp$2,000
Valley Chamber Musicians: Concert Series at the Scottsdale Center for the Arts$3,500
  
1997–98Arizona Classic Jazz Society$3,424
Scottsdale Arts in Education Council$1,981
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Architectural Design Program at Supai Middle School$1,171
New School for the Arts: “Desert Skyscraper/Urban Coyotes”$2,000
Phoenix Symphony: Musical Connections$1,000
Quintessence Chamber Ensemble: Family Concerts at Kerr Cultural Center$1,500
Scottsdale Artists’ School$17,747
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$12,342
String Sounds: School Performances of “How Reggie Made A Difference”$2,000
Writer’s Voice: YMCA Kids Summer Camp$2,000
  
1996–97Arizona Dixieland Band School Educational Program$1,250
Scottsdale Arts in Education Council$2,716
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Elementary School Program$898
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Preservation and Conservation$1,000
Greasepaint Scottsdale Youtheatre$6,085
Scottsdale Artists’ School$16,301
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$8,705
The Four Seasons Orchestra: “Masters of Music” School Project$1,822
The Writer’s Voice: “Mothers Write”$2,000
The Writer’s Voice: Fall Workshop Series$1,500
  
1995–96Arizona Dixieland Band: Educational Program$1,990
Arts in Education Council$3,734
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Drawing Preservation$1,500
Scottsdale Artists School$16,195
Scottsdale Historical Society: Oral History Project$1,463
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$12,461
String Sounds: School Presentation of “The Whatzit That Came To School”$694
The Four Seasons Orchestra: Classical Women Composers School Performance$2,000
The Writers’ Voice of Scottsdale: Promising Young Voices$500
  
1994–95Arizona Classic Dixieland Band: Education Program$2,000
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Education Program$850
Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation: Restoration Project$1,500
Scottsdale Artists School$17,264
Scottsdale Arts in Education Council$2,317
Scottsdale Symphony Orchestra$5,102
  
1993–94Scottsdale Arts in Education Council$3,500
Scottsdale Artists School$8,500
  
GRAND TOTAL AWARDED:$1,314,482