Results tagged with 'arts funding'
Published Jan. 10, 2017
It's clear that the Milwaukee theater community faces challenges of young artists leaving town in order to find work.
How to keep them here is a question that deserves attention and consideration of a variety of ideas that could step that tide.
Published July 11, 2016
Twenty visual arts and arts education programs in the community were recently awarded $338,000 in funding from the Greater Milwaukee Foundation's Mary L. Nohl Fund.
Published March 22, 2016
The United Performing Arts Fund is underway with a fund drive that is critically important to the world of performing arts in Milwaukee and there's a focus on find a way to increase arts education for children.
Published Oct. 15, 2015
The United Performing Arts Fund calls the arts an "economic engine" for the city. About 6,000 people are employed in the arts in Milwaukee, and that comes out to about $100 million in annual wages. Is Milwaukee sufficiently funding the arts?