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City of Bloomington Announces 2014 Buskirk-Chumley Theater Grant Recipients

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Nov. 21, 2013


For more information, please contact:

Miah Michaelsen, Assistant Economic Development Director for the Arts, City of Bloomington Economic and Sustainable Development Department, 349.3534

City of Bloomington Announces 2014 Buskirk-Chumley Theater Grant Recipients


Bloomington, Ind.
- The City of Bloomington's Department of Parks and Recreation and BEAD announce that seven community projects will each receive subsidized use of the Buskirk-Chumley Theater for one day during 2014 through the Buskirk-Chumley Theater Grant Program.

The following is a list of recipients with a brief description of each project:

The Buskirk-Chumley Theater Grant Program is an effort under the City's strategy to leverage and expand the economic development potential of the arts in Bloomington. According to the 2012 Americans for the Arts study, Arts and Economic Prosperity IV, Bloomington's nonprofit arts sector contributes $72.3 million to the local economy annually through direct spending by arts organizations and their audiences. For more information on the study, visit www.bloomington.in.gov/arts.

For more information on the grant program, contact Assistant Economic Development Director for the Arts Miah Michaelsen at michaelm@bloomington.in.gov or 349.3534.

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