Hang onto your hat, grab your partner, and jump into an evening of Old-World Magic. Travel up-close with the national recipients for “Excellence in Magic” and catch the longest running Arizona theater show. Carnival of Illusion is Magic, Mystery, and OOOH La La!
Come join Southwest Youth Ballet as they celebrate 10 years of pre-professional training excellence with a free performance featuring choreography by Nayon Iovino and Ian Poulis. Special guest appearance by Yumi La Rosa. Southwest Youth Ballet is under the artistic direction of Yen-Li Chen.
Artistic Excellence Grants are available to non-profit organizations to support arts presented within Tempe. Selection is based on high artistic quality as well as innovation in both programming and artist selection. Eligible activities include the production of artistic performances, commissioning of new works of art, or continued innovation of existing exhibitions or performances. The grant supports a commitment to advancing Tempe as a vibrant and progressive community for cultural and artistic activity.
Grant Amount: Applicants may request the maximum award amount based on the average of the past two annual budgets. Amounts range from $5,000-$50,000.