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The Arts Council of Wilmington/NHC is accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Regional Artist Project Grants. Residents of New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus and Pender counties are eligible to apply for financial support in all disciplines, i.e.visual arts/crafts, music composition, film/video, literature/playwriting and choreography/dance.  Types of fundable projects include the creation of new work, the purchase of equipment and materials, and professional development workshops. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, September 18, 2019.

Regional Artist Project Grant Application 2019-2020

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Through the generosity of private donors and a grant program administered by the Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County, the Broadway for a Better World initiative provides free-of-charge tickets to the Wilson Center’s Cape Fear Stage PNC Broadway & Stars Series. The mission of this program is to make the theater experience and all of its associated benefits available to underserved populations, particularly young people under the age of eighteen.

Nonprofit organizations in New Hanover and Pender counties can apply to receive tickets to Wilson Center PNC Broadway or Stars Series performances. The application period begins June 1, 2019 and ends on July 15, 2019.  The grant application is available at capefearstage.com/betterworld. A majority of the tickets granted will go to organizations serving area youth.

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GAP Guidelines 2019-2020

Grant Report Forms

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RAPG 2018-2019 Final Report Form

RAPG 2018-2019 Final Report Form

2018-2019 Grantees

Bellamy Mansion / $500 / Jazz @ the Mansion series
Black Arts Alliance, Inc. / $2500 / 16th North Carolina Black Film Festival
Cape Fear Chorale  / $1500 / 20th anniversary season
Cape Fear Independent Film Festival / $450 / Space rental
Cape Fear Community College / $5000 / Ririe-Woodbury Dance Co. residency
Chamber Music Wilmington / $3000 / 24th season/educational outreach
Dram Tree Shakespeare / $500 / 2019 show TBA
The Hope Center / $1500 / Hope’s Lens journal of art/stories from the homeless population
Mouths of Babes / $1500 / Full season of plays for teens/young adults
No Boundaries International Art Colony / $1050 / Travel from Bald Head Island to Wilmington for outreach activities
North Carolina Jazz Festival / $5000 / Youth workshops/master classes during 39th Annual North Carolina Jazz Festival
Opera Wilmington / $2500 / Period costumes for “Die Fledermaus”
Port City Music Festival / $500 / 11th annual summer concert series
Thalian Hall / $5000 / Pied Piper Children’s Theater – “Bossy in Space”
UNCW Office of the Arts / $5000 / 2nd annual Lumina Festival
WHQR / $3000 / Production of “A Season’s Griot”, only annual national Kwanzaa broadcast
Wilmington Ballet/U.S. International Ballet / $1500 / Alice in Wonderland
Wilmington Jewish Film Festival / $500 / Educational outreach
Wilmington Music Festival / $500
Wilmington Symphonic Winds / $1000 / Season of three concerts
Wilmington Symphony Orchestra / $5000 / 2018-2019 Music for Youth
Working Narratives / $1500 / Coastal Youth Media Project
Total: $50,000