Providing grants, programs, and services to the artists and audiences of Tompkins County for over 25 years

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GAP Grant

Civic EnsembleClick for Artist Feature

  • GAP Grant
  • Month long workshop and staged reading of "The Loneliness Project," a documentary project documenting LGBTQIA+ activist communities. The Civic Ensemble creates theatrical experiences that explore and explode issues of our time.
  • website: http://civicensemble.org

Brooktondale Community Center

  • GAP Grant
  • "BCC" is sponsoring regularly scheduled free open art making sessions to all in the community! Amber Roy and Kate Laux from Open Art Hive will led the workshops.
  • website: http://www.brooktondalecc.org

Cayuga Vocal Ensemble

  • GAP Grant
  • "CVE," an acapella choral group will present the sixth annual "Poetry and Song" concert on May 6, 2018.
  • website: http://www.cayuga-vocal.org

Cultura Ithaca

  • GAP Grant
  • with the Latino Civic Association, Cultural Ithaca will host event focusing on Latino arts and culture in downtown Ithaca: Poetry reading, Cinco de Mayo celebration; film festival; and group art exhibit.
  • website: http://www.culturaithaca.com/

Danby Community Council

  • GAP Grant
  • 7-9 free community concerts (chamber music, jazz, folks, bluegrass, world music) at the Danby Town hall throughout the year.
  • website: https://www.facebook.com/DanbyCC/

Dorothy Cotton Jubilee Singers

  • GAP Grant
  • Bringing the music and history of Negro spirituals to audiences; performances in Ford Hall, State Theatre, and at many community events.
  • website: http://dorothycottonjubileesingers.com/

Downtown Ithaca Alliance

Dryden Town Recreation Department

Dryden Intergenerational Band and Chorus

Greater Ithaca Activities Center

Greater Ithaca Activities Center

  • GAP Grant
  • GIAC STEAM group of 2nd to 5th graders in the After-School Program will perform a play to teach behind the scenes theatre production, and in-front of the curtain acting -bringing together the skills of science, technology, engineering, arts and math throu
  • website: http://www.cityofithaca.org/327/Greater-Ithaca-Activities-Center

Groton Art Show

Groton Public Library

  • GAP Grant
  • Summer Family Art Series includes Merry-Go-Round theatre, Tom Knight (puppets and music), and Josh Dwyer (singer).
  • website: https://grotonpubliclibrary.net/

Groton, Village of

Ink Shop Printmaking Center

  • GAP Grant
  • The Ink Shop presents 10 exhibitions annually of prints, artist books, works on paper, and installations.
  • website: http://www.ink-shop.org/

Ithaca Ballet

  • GAP Grant
  • Performances of Swan Lake, the full length classical ballet, on April 28 and 29 at the State Theatre;
  • website: http://www.ithacaballet.org/

Ithaca Children's Garden

Ithaca City of Asylum

  • GAP Grant
  • ICOA will host a reading with commentary by their 2018 writer in residence. September 26th, 2018 7pm at the Tompkins County Public Library
  • website: https://ithacacityofasylum.com

Ithaca Community Chorus and Chamber Singers

  • GAP Grant
  • Two classical music performances at St. Paul's Methodist Church: January 13 and May 12, 2018.
  • website: http://www.ACIthaca.org

Ithaca Concert Band

Ithaca Fantastik

  • GAP Grant
  • Ithaca Fantastik Film Festival - a ten day festival in downtown Ithaca featuring fantastic and vanguard films from November 2 to November 11, 2018.
  • website: http://ithacafilmfestival.com/

Ithaca Fantastik

Ithaca Gay Men's Choir

Ithaca Underground

Ithaca Underground

Lansing Community Library

  • GAP Grant
  • Summer Family Art Series: the Grady Girls on June 16th, Merry-Go-Round Theatre on July 14th; and Aunt Irene's Variety Show on August 6th.
  • website: http://www.lansinglibrary.org

Newfield Public Library

  • GAP Grant
  • Three community events at Mill Park as part of their summer music program with Merry Go Round theatre, Tom Knight and Nate Marshall.
  • website: http://www.newfieldpubliclibrary.org

Opus Ithaca School of Music

  • GAP Grant
  • A free concert of Copland's Appalachian Spring and other Americana music on March 4th, 2018
  • website: http://opusithaca.org/

Running to Places

  • GAP Grant
  • Five annual fully staged musical performance featuring middle and high school students from across the region.
  • website: http://www.runningtoplaces.org

Senior Theatre Troupe of Lifelong

Southside Community Center

  • GAP Grant
  • 8 dance classes, with multiple dance instructors and choreographers, and multiple performance opportunities.
  • website: http://www.sspride.org

Southworth Library Association

State of the Art Gallery

Tompkins County Public Library

  • GAP Grant
  • For four curated exhibits using the theme of Identity - to promote local and regional artists.
  • website: http://www.tcpl.org/

Triphammer Arts

  • GAP Grant
  • Two performances on August 20th, 2018 of a Choreographer's Showcase: "Moving Landscapes: An Evening of Dance and Music"
  • website: http://www.triphammer.org

Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Art

Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Art

  • GAP Grant
  • Two Piano Concerts: Ryan McCullough and Blaise Bryski - two prominent local pianists performing classical and modern compositions.
  • website: http://www.tburgconservatory.org

Ulysses Philomathic Library

Voices Multicultural Chorus

Womens Work

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