Grantee Profile

League of Chicago Theatres Foundation

Grants to League of Chicago Theatres Foundation

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — The League of Chicago Theatres Foundation supports, promotes and advocates for Chicago theatre locally, nationally and internationally. The League has 240 member companies ranging from the largest nonprofit theatres like the Goodman and Chicago Shakespeare to the smallest like A Red Orchid and Gorilla Tango Theatre. This grant funds the Performing Arts Venue Fund which supports physical improvements to rehearsal and performance spaces used by arts organizations in Chicago.

  • $20,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of a program that brings in international theater artists visiting Chicago to participate in workshops and interact with Chicago theater artists.

  • $40,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations.

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support the second phase of an online ticketing system.

  • $70,000

    2005 (Inactive Grant)

    Technology

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of phase one of an on-line ticketing system

  • $300,000Active Strategy

    2004 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over five years) and for "ChicagoPlays", the league’s theater program magazine (over one year).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2002 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over two years).

  • $50,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations.

  • $20,000

    1999 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations.

  • $60,000

    1996 (Inactive Grant)

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — In support of general operations (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded League of Chicago Theatres Foundation $1,410,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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