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UTAH ARTS COUNCIL AWARDS TOTAL OF $954,681 TO NON-PROFIT GROUPS

The Utah Arts Council has awarded $954,681 in 141 grants to non-profit groups statewide, to support specific arts projects and provide general support. Organizations and the amounts of their grants are as follows:

DANCE ARTS: American Folk Ballet, $3,400; Ballet Folklorico de las Americas, $1,500; Ballet Repertory Ensemble/Carbon County Chamber of Commerce, $2,000; Ballet West, $90,000; Cache Valley Civic Ballet, $1,500; Childrens Dance Theatre, $1,650; Repertory Dance Theatre, $45,600; Ririe-Woodbury Dance Foundation, $43,650. Total, $193,300.LITERARY ARTS: Creative Writing Workshop/Southern Utah University, $3,500; Junior Creative Writing Program, $2,475; League of Utah Writers, $3,500; Utah State Poetry Society, $3,000; Westminster College Poetry Series, $1,500; Writers at Work, $6,000. Total, $19,975.

ASSISTANCE TO LITERARY MAGAZINES: Ellipsis Magazine - Westminster College, $3,000; Inscape Magazine - Brigham Young University, $1,300; The Leading Edge - BYU, $1,200; Metaphor Magazine - Weber State University, $1,350; Petroglyph Magazine - Utah State University, $1,350; Quarterly West - University of Utah, $4,500; Tailwind Magazine - SUU, $800; Weber Studies - WSU, $1,350; Weeds Magazine - Snow College, $500; Western Humanities Review - U., $2,000. Total, $17,350.

MULTIDISCIPLINE: Alliance for the Varied Arts, $9,000; Another Language Performing Arts, $1,500; Asian Association of Utah, $1,080; Cache Valley Health Care Foundation-Summerfest League, $2,500; Cedar City Music Arts Association, $1,500; Celebrity Concert Series, $3,600; Children's International Folk Festival, $1,000; Dance Theatre Coalition, $500; Dixie College O.C. Tanner Amphitheater, $1,000; Draper Arts Council, $675; Eastern Arts, $1,700.

Also, Faith Temple Pentecostal Church, $1,500; Festival of the American West, $7,500; Kimball Art Center, $13,500; Kismet Dance Company, $350; Lallapalooza, $3,000; Ogden Arts Commission, $1,700; Odgen Symphony Ballet Association, $1,530; Park City Foundation for the Arts & Humanities, $1,000; Provo Arts Council, $650; Salt Lake City Arts Council, $8,000; SCERA Corporation, $1,500; Snowbird Institute for the Arts & Humanities, $7,500.

Southern Utah Folklife Festival, $4,000; Strings 'N Things, $1,200; Sundance Institute, $7,000; Tooele County Arts Festival, $1,800; Uintah Arts Council, $2,000; Union Station Foundation, $2,750; Utah Arts Festival, $16,500; Utah Media Arts Center, $27,500; Utah Midsummer Renaissance Faire, $450; Utah Playwrights Conference, $13,000; Utah Scottish Association, $450; Very Special Arts Utah, $2,500; Western Folklife Center, $10,000; Zivio Ethnic Arts Ensemble, $2,500. Total, $163,435.

MUSIC ARTS: All-City Children's Orchestra Sandy, $750; Chamber Music Society of Logan, $1,000; Color Country Youth Symphony, $1,500; Contemporary Music Consortium, $2,000; Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation, $8,000; Instrumental & Choral Arts Inc., $750; Irving Wasserman Festival, $1,260; Murray Intermountain Symphony, $750; Musica Reservata, $1,200; NOVA Chamber Music Series, $1,500; Oratorio Society of Utah, $1,000; Park City Chamber Music Society, $1,500; Pro Musica of Utah, $1,000; Ralph Woodward Chorale, $1,000; Rocky Mountain Symphony, $1,500; Salt Lake Chamber Winds, $500; Salt Lake Children's Choir, $1,500.

Also, Salt Lake Jazz Society, $500; Salt Lake Opera Theatre, $800; Salt Lake Symphonic Choir, $500, Salt Lake Symphony, $750; Salt Lake Vocal Ensemble, $600; Southwest Symphony & Symphonic Chorale, $1,500; Utah Chamber Orchestra, $500; Utah Classical Guitar Society, $750; Utah District Metropolitan Opera Auditions, $500; Utah Flute Association, $500; Utah Music Educators Association, $2,000; Utah Opera Company, $58,000; Utah Symphony, $132,000; Utah Symphony Chorus $5,000; Utah Valley Choral Society, $500; Utah Valley Symphony,$5,500; Utah Valley Youth Symphony, $1,000; Wasatch Community Symphony, $600; Young Audiences of Utah, $7,000. Total, $245,210.

THEATER ARTS: Alpine School District/

summer theater program, $1,000; American Fork Arts Council, $1,000; Art City Community Theater, $500; Castle Valley Community Theatre, $1,000; Emery County Community Theatre, $1,000; Heritage Community Theater, $2,000; Intermountain Actors Ensemble, $500; King Koal Summer Theater for Youth, $1,000; Layton Arts Council, $500; Old Lyric Repertory Company, $10,000.

Payson Community Theatre, $2,000; Pioneer Theatre Company, $68,000; Playmakers Children's Academy of Theatre Arts, $720; Provo Community Theatre, $1,000; Salt Lake Acting Company, $20,000; Salt Lake Repertory Theatre, $1,000; Sandy Arts Council, $1,000; TheatreWorks West, $2,500; Utah Musical Theatre, $5,000; Utah Shakespearean Festival, $43,000; USU Education Center Community Theatre, $1,000; Utah Theatre Association, $810. Total, $164,530.

VISUAL ARTS/ARCHITECTURE-ENVIRONMENTAL ARTS & DESIGN: Art Alliance-Dixie College, $3,000; Assist Inc., $2,500; Bountiful/Davis Art Center, $6,500; Braithwaite Fine Arts Gallery, $8,000; Brigham City Museum, $1,500; Cedar City Art Committee, $1,341; Children's Photographic Workshop, $3,240; Eccles Community Art Center, $9,550; Gallery East, $2,300; Golden Section, $950; Mary M. Atwater Weavers Guild of Utah, $1,500.

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, $17,000; Pioneer Craft House, $2,000; Roy Historical Foundation, $500; Salt Lake Art Center, $25,000; SUU Art Department, $1,000; Springville Museum of Art, $24,000; Utah Museum of Fine Arts, $33,000; USU department of art visiting artist program, $3,000; Utah Watercolor Society, $2,000; WSU visual arts visiting artists program, $4,000. Total, $151,881.

COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: to be allocated after Sept. 1, $59,994.