Recent Grants

Theater & Musical Theater: FY 2014 Grants Panelists

Art Works 1, Panel A1
June 19-20, 2013

Christopher Acebo  
Associate Artistic Director
Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Ashland, OR

Sofia Alvarez
Playwright, Screenwriter
Brooklyn, NY

Nicholas Avila (Layperson)   
Auto Sales Consultant
Winter Chevrolet / Honda
Antioch, CA

Hannah Grannemann
Managing Director
PlayMakers Repertory Company
Durham, NC

Gavin Lawrence
Actor, Playwright, Composer, Director, Teacher
Washington, DC

Art Works 1, Panel A2
June 20, 2013

Sofia Alvarez
Playwright, Screenwriter
Brooklyn, NY

Nicholas Avila (Layperson)   
Auto Sales Consultant
Winter Chevrolet / Honda
Antioch, CA

Gavin Lawrence
Actor, Playwright, Composer, Director, Teacher
Washington, DC

Art Works I, Panel B1
July 11-12, 2013

Clinton Turner Davis
Director, Dramaturg, Educator, Theater Producer
Brooklyn, NY

Jocelyn Florence (Layperson)
Student
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Chicago, IL

Ricardo (Ricky) Jesus Martinez
Artistic Director
New Theatre, Inc
Miami, FL

Jerry Rapier
Producing Director
Plan-B Theatre Company
Salt Lake City, UT

Seema Sueko  
Executive Artistic Director
Mo'olelo Performing Arts Company
San Diego, CA

Art Works I, Panel B2
July 12, 2013

Clinton Turner Davis
Director, Dramaturg, Educator, Theater Producer
Brooklyn, NY

Jocelyn Florence (Layperson)
Student
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Chicago, IL

Ricardo (Ricky) Jesus Martinez
Artistic Director
New Theatre, Inc
Miami, FL

Art Works I, Panel C1
July 17-18, 2013

Lisa Bargas (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Minneapolis, MN

Kent Gash
Associate Arts Professor, Director
New Studio on Broadway: Music Theatre & Acting
Tisch School of the Arts
New York, NY

Carlos Murillo
Playwright, Associate Professor, Head of Playwriting
The Theatre School at DePaul University
Chicago, IL

Oanh Nguyen
Artistic Director
Chance Theater
Arcadia, CA

Brisa Trinchero
Producer, Founder & CEO
Make Musicals, LLC
Portland, OR

Art Works I, Panel C2
July 18, 2013

Lisa Bargas (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Minneapolis, MN

Carlos Murillo
Playwright, Associate Professor, Head of Playwriting
The Theatre School at DePaul University
Chicago, IL

Brisa Trinchero
Producer, Founder & CEO
Make Musicals, LLC
Portland, OR

Art Works II, Panel A (Remote)
November 18, 2013

Jon Amores (Layperson)
Attorney
Executive Director
West Virginia Racing Commission
Charleston, WV

Debbie Chinn
Executive Director
Carmel Bach Festival
Pebble Beach, CA

Clinton Turner Davis
Director, Dramaturg, Educator, Theater Producer
Brooklyn, NY

Whit MacLaughlin
Artistic Director
New Paradise Laboratories
Philadelphia, PA

Ruth Margraff
Playwright and Chair of Writing
Associate Professor
School of Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Megan Monaghan Rivas
Associate Professor of Dramaturgy, School of Drama
Carnegie Mellon University
Coralville, IA

Art Works II, Panel B1 (Remote)
November 25, 2013

Michael John Garcés
Artistic Director
Cornerstone Theater Company
Altadena, CA

Aimee Hayes
Producing Artistic Director
Southern Rep Theatre
New Orleans, LA

Chris Jennings
Managing Director
Shakespeare Theatre Company
Washington, DC

Darren McCroon
Assistant Professor of Lighting Design
Technical Director
Jackson State University
Champaign, IL

Jade Wu
Executive Director
Golden Phoenix Productions, Inc.
New York, NY

Art Works II, Panel B2 (Remote)
November 25, 2013

Aimee Hayes
Producing Artistic Director
Southern Rep Theatre
New Orleans, LA

Chris Jennings
Managing Director
Shakespeare Theatre Company
Washington, DC

Darren McCroon
Assistant Professor of Lighting Design
Technical Director
Jackson State University
Champaign, IL

Jade Wu
Executive Director
Golden Phoenix Productions, Inc.
New York, NY

Art Works II, Panel C1 (Remote)
November 25, 2013

Jenny Ewing Allen (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Shepherdstown, WV

Hillary Hart
Managing Director
Flat Rock Playhouse
Hendersonville, NC

Gavin Lawrence
Actor, Playwright, Composer, Director, Teacher
Washington, DC

Richard Montoya
Writer/Actor
Los Angeles, CA

Lou Moreno
Artistic Director
INTAR
Brooklyn, NY

Mayumi Tsutakawa
Manager of Grants to Organizations
Washington State Arts Commission
Seattle, WA

Art Works II, Panel C2 (Remote)
November 25, 2013

Jenny Ewing Allen (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Shepherdstown, WV

Gavin Lawrence
Actor, Playwright, Composer, Director, Teacher
Washington, DC

Richard Montoya
Writer/Actor
Los Angeles, CA

Lou Moreno
Artistic Director
INTAR
Brooklyn, NY

Mayumi Tsutakawa
Manager of Grants to Organizations
Washington State Arts Commission
Seattle, WA

Art Works II, Panel D (Remote)
November 14, 2013

Dwight Callaway (Layperson)
Vice President of Consulting Services
4ward Sciences
Washington, DC

Cyrus Cassells
Tenured Professor of English
Texas State University at San Marcos
San Marcos, TX

John Killacky
Executive Director
Flynn Center for the Performing Arts
Burlington, VT

Quimby Lombardozzi
Grants Manager/Grant Writer
Broadway Rose Theatre Company
Portland, OR

Francine Reynolds
Artistic Director
New Stage Theatre
Jackson, MS