The Performing Arts Program in 2011

Cal Shakes

Cal Shakes’ 2012 production of The Tempest, directed by Jonathan Moscone. Photo courtesy of Kevin Berne and Cal Shakes.



  • Build robust public support for, and appreciation of, the arts.
  • Support a diverse community of high-quality artists living and working in the Bay Area.
  • Support infrastructure for arts creation, presentation, and participation.
  • Support Bay Area organizations that work at the intersection of arts, community engagement, and disadvantaged populations.


In 2011, the Performing Arts Program made 124 grants to 113 organizations, totaling over $14.1 million.

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View a list of the Performing Arts Program's 2011 grants.


The Performing Arts Program in the News in 2011: