PORTLAND & ELLSWORTH— The Maine Theater Fund of the Maine Community Foundation seeks grant proposals to support professional and community theaters in the production and presentation of live theater in Maine.
Proposals for funding will be accepted from local, regional, and statewide community and professional nonprofit theaters for programmatic, capacity building, operating and capital support.
The deadline for applications is September 15, 2013. A new online application is available at www.mainecf.org.
Last year, the Maine Theater Fund distributed a total of $50,240. The 13 grants ranged in size from $2,000 to the maximum award amount of $5,000. Among the organizations that received funding were the Heartwood Regional Theater Company of Damariscotta, to create, staff and market the premiere production of The Legend of Jim Cullen; and SPACE Gallery of Portland, to present The Age of Enlightenment on E Floor North, a new play by experimental theater company Strange Attractor.
For more information about the Maine Theater Fund, visit www.mainecf.org. For more information or contact Pam Cleghorn at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (877) 700-6800, ext. 2205.
A statewide organization with offices in Ellsworth and Portland, the Maine Community Foundation works with donors and other partners to improve the quality of life for all Maine people. For more information, visit www.mainecf.org or call 1-877-700-6800.
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