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League of Chicago Theatres Foundation

Chicago, Illinois
www.chicagoplays.com

League of Chicago Theatres Foundation was awarded $2,125,000 between 1980 and 2017, including 21 grants in Chicago Commitment.

$500,000

2017 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

The League of Chicago Theatres Foundation supports, promotes, and advocates for Chicago theater locally, nationally, and internationally. The League has 237 member companies ranging from the largest nonprofit theaters, like the Goodman and Chicago Shakespeare, to the smallest such as About Face Theatre and Gorilla Tango Theatre. This award renews the Performing Arts Venue Fund, which strengthens the capacity of Chicago’s theater community by supporting physical improvements to nonprofit rehearsal and performance spaces used by arts organizations in Chicago. Improvements may be related to accessibility for disabled persons and/or licensing requirements. This award also supports education related to facilities’ preventive maintenance, safety, and accessibility.

$500,000

2014 • 3 years, 3 months • Chicago Commitment

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.

$20,000

2013 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

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

$40,000

2009 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations.

$70,000

2005 • 1 year

In support of phase one of an on-line ticketing system

$300,000

2005 • 2 years • Chicago Commitment

To support the second phase of an online ticketing system.

$300,000

2004 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

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

$50,000

2002 • 1 year, 11 months • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over two years).

$50,000

2000 • 11 months • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations.

$20,000

1999 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations.

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