2013

The 2013 Grantees were awarded at the FAB!
Annual Meeting & Grants Awards Presentation on May 14, 2012.

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Music

Ars Flores Symphony Orchestra
Ars Flores Young Artist Concerto
$8,000
Ars Flores Young Artists Concerto Competition and Winners Concert – Ars Flores, the official Resident Symphony Orchestra of NSU, will open the Final Round of the Concerto Competition in the Performing and Visual Arts Wing of NSU, and hold one evening concert and a FREE Music for Munchkins concert at the Miniaci Performing Arts Center.
Ars Flores Symphony Orchestra
Association of Performing Arts of India
Sarod Concert featuring Alam Khan
$4,500
APAI is hosting a powerful musical performance of “Sarod” (fretless lute) performed by renowned international sarod player Alam Khan. This program of sarod will demonstrate spiritual music tradition from India.
Classical South Florida*
Symphony of the Americas – South Florida Sound
$4,500
Classical South Florida will produce and air a one hour broadcast of “Symphony of the Americas: South Florida Sound” on 89.7 and 90.1 FM. Selected recent performances at the Broward Center, as well as an interview of Maestro James Brooks-Bruzzese will be broadcast.
Florida Grand Opera
Mozart’s The Magic Flute
$8,000
Florida Grand Opera will stage the Canadian Opera Company’s whimsical play-within-a-play adaptation of Mozart’s “The Magic Flute” in January and February 2013 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts.
Grant Partner: Francie and David Horvitz Family Foundation
Florida Grand Opera
Florida Youth Orchestra
Spotlight Family Concert
$8,000
FYO’s Symphony and Repertory Strings divisions, comprised of 165 gifted young musicians, will perform one performance of “The Spotlight Family Concert at the Coral Springs Center for the Arts.
Grant Partner: Casa D’Angelo Ristorante
 Florida Youth Orchestra
Florida Singing Sons Boys Choir*
FSSB Spring Concert
$7,500
Florida’s Singing Sons will perform their Spring Concert at the Parker Playhouse.
This is one of 3 annual performances that are the culmination of the training experience of the Singing Sons program.
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Gold Coast Jazz Society
2013 Winter/Spring Season of Jazz
$6,000
The 2013 Winter/Spring Season of Jazz will include 5 mainstage jazz concerts and jazz education performances at the Amaturo Theater and outreach performances at ArtServe, Ft. Lauderdale Museum of Art and the Coral Springs Museum of Art.Grant Partner: Nova Southeastern University
 Gold Coast Jazz Society
Master Chorale of South Florida
A Performance of Mass of the Children by John Rutter
$5,000
The MCSF, in celebration of their 10-year anniversary, plans a performance of Rutter’s “Mass of the Children” by John Rutter, with symphony orchestra, directed by Dr. Karen Kennedy.
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Old Dillard Foundation
Cannonball Jazz Series 2013
$5,700
2013 Cannonball Jazz Series – The Old Dillard Foundation, Inc. will present 3 mini concerts at the Old Dillard Museum and 1 full concert that celebrates the birthday of legendary jazz musician Julian “Cannonball” Adderley (a teacher at Old Dillard in the 1950’s) at the Amaturo Theater.
Grant Partner: Al Bishop Jazz Fund
The Old Dillard Museum
Seraphic Fire
Seraphic Fire 2013 Broward Season
$11,000
Seraphic Fire, South Florida’s Grammy nominated professional chamber choir and the Firebird Orchestra, SF’s professional instrument ensemble, will present 5 concerts of underperformed choral and orchestral works at All Saints Episcopal Church.
Grant Partner: The Helen Ingham Foundation
Seraphic Fire
Symphony of the Americas
Symphony of the Americas Classics Events
$12,500
Symphony of the Americas will present 5 Guest Artist Subscription Performances throughout 2013 at the Amaturo Theater and special performances in Broward at Summerfest 2013.
Grant Partner: In memory of Dorothy Ayotte, mother of Connie and Theo Folz
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The Girl Choir of South Florida
The Beauty in Everything
$8,000
The Girl Choir of South Florida will present 2 concerts of “The Beauty in Everything”, one at the Amaturo Theater featuring all their choruses, and a second performance at a smaller venue featuring only the Concert Choir and Chamber Singers.
Grant Partner: Bonnie Eletz
 The Girl Choir of South Florida

Dance

Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida
Firebird
$7,000
Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida will perform 3 performances of “Firebird”, with music of Igor Stravinsky and choreography by Vladimir Issaev. at the Amaturo Theater featuring new costumes and set/props
Broward Performing Arts Foundation
Pilobolus
$10,500
The Broward Performing Arts Foundation will present 2 performances of Pilobolus – a revolutionary modern dance company that was established as a college classroom project – at Parker Playhouse.Grant Partner: Leslie Brown Memorial Fund
Miami City Ballet
Symphonic Dances
$10,500
Miami City Ballet will present a minimum of 3 performances of the 2013 Broward Premier of “Symphonic Dances” at the Broward Center. “Symphonic Dances” is a large scale ballet by Alexei Ratmansky, commissioned by the Miami City Ballet.Grant Partner: Peck Foundation

Theatre

City Theatre
Summer Shorts
$7,800
City Theatre will present the 18th season of “Summer Shorts”: 11 performances at the Amaturo Theater of 6-10 original plays and an original full-length family musical based on a book by Katie Couric.
Fantasy Theatre Factory
Fantasy Theatre’s Cultural Arts Program for Community Audiences
$7,000
FTF will provide 35 performances of various plays, 10 of these free of charge, for families at 26 Broward locations including the Amaturo Theater.Grant Partner: Beaux Arts
Fort Lauderdale Children’s Theatre
Legally Blonde The Musical
$7,200
FLCT will present 8 public performances of “Legally Blonde the Musical” at their Studio Theatre at the Galleria Mall.Grant Partner: BankAtlantic
Lovewell Institute for the Creative Arts
The Gloaming
$5,000
Lovewell Theatre Project will present 5 performances of a new, collaboratively written musical: “The Gloaming” at a yet to be determined venue.Grant Partner: Alice and Joe Smith, in honor of Connie Folz
Mosaic Theatre
Making a Difference in 2013!
$8,000
Mosaic Theatre will present its 11th season at the black box theatre at the American Heritage School featuring a world premiere play along with fresh plays directly from New York that will challenge, entertain and continue to education the South Florida community.Grant Partner: Northern Trust

Visual Arts

Art and Culture Center of Hollywood
Don Lambert: Lawn Jobs
$10,500Don Lambert: Lawn Jobs – For 34 days, the Hollywood Art And Culture Center will present Miami-based conceptual artist Don Lambert’s gallery installation “Lawn Jobs”, featuring two and three dimensional mixed-media works that utilize visualize phenomena to comment on social and cultural perceptions.
Grant Partner: Craig Zinn Automotive Group
Girls’ Club
Following the Line
$7,000
Girls’ Club will present the exhibition Following the Line, drawings from the Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz collection of contemporary art by women, curated by Miami gallerist Carol Jazzar. Grant Partner: The Burwick Mills Groip
Broward County Film Society/FLIFF
Classic Hollywood Exposed
$6,000
FLIFF will have 12 presentations of Classic American Films at the Cinema Paradiso on the second Sunday of each month, including an introduction and post Q&A led by Robert Davis.
Coral Springs Museum of Art
2013 Saturday Chautauqua : A Community Arts Infusion
$8,000
2013 Saturday Chautauqua: A Community Arts Infusion – CSMART will present 6 artistic performances surrounded by visual art exhibitions in the Museum galleries. Chautauqua is the infusion of culture and entertainment into the heart of the community.
Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale
The Realm of the Condor
$9,500
Grant Partner: Marlins Foundation“The Realm of the Condor: Wari the Art of a Pre-Inca Empire” – 150 objects from European, Peruvian, and U.S. collections will be exhibited to the public over a 98-day period at the Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale.
Grant Partner: Marlins Foundation
Young At Art Children’s Museum
Young At Art Festival of the Arts
$11,500
Grant Partner: The Kresge FoundationThe nation’s largest outdoor art festival for children and teens returns in 2013 with the NEW Young At Art Festival of the Arts at the NEW Young at Art Museum. A projected 300 children and teen exhibitors will join 5,000 festival attendees at the one day event.Grant Partner: The Kresge Foundation