Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Announces Awardees - Leadership Grants for Dance

Oct 06 2015

The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation (DDCF) announced the 18 outstanding dance companies and presenters receiving grants through the first- ever Leadership Grants Program for Dance. This all-new initiative supports the self-defined, long-term goals of organizations that have demonstrated excellence in and sustained commitment to the field of dance.

Recipients include WAA members, their artists, and more!

  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (New York, NY)
  • Alonzo King LINES Ballet (San Francisco, CA)
  • AXIS Dance Company (Oakland, CA)
  • Ballet Hispanico (New York, NY)
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Danspace Project, Inc. (New York, NY)
  • Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (Chicago, IL)
  • Jacob's Pillow Dance (Becket, MA)
  • The Joyce Theater (New York, NY)
  • Margaret Jenkins Dance Company (San Francisco, CA)
  • Mark Morris Dance Group (Brooklyn, NY)
  • ODC (San Francisco, CA)
  • Stephen Petronio Company (New York, NY)
  • Ragamala Dance Company (Minneapolis, MN)
  • STREB (Brooklyn, NY)
  • Paul Taylor Dance Company (New York, NY)
  • Urban Bush Women (Brooklyn, NY)
  • White Bird (Portland, OR)