A.R.T./New York Relief Fund for NYC Small Theatres


Spring 2021 Leon Levy Foundation COVID Relief Fund Recipients

The following theater companies were the recipients of the Leon Levy Foundation COVID Relief Fund in Spring 2021. Funding for these grants was made possible by generous seed funding from the Leon Levy Foundation, Stavros Niarchos Foundation, and the Edith Lutyens and Norman Bel Geddes Foundation.

Access Theater
Amaterasu Za
American Bard Theater Company
Angel Falls Theater Productions
Astoria Performing Arts Center
Boomerang Theatre Company
Boundless Theatre Company
Braata Productions
Broken Box Mime Theater (BKBX)
Brooklyn Tavern Theater
Byzantine Choral Project
Chain Theatre
Colt Coeur Theater Company
Conch Shell Productions
Cosmic Orchid
Crossing Jamaica Avenue
Developing Artists Theater Company
East Harlem Repertory Theatre
Emit Theatre
EPIC Players
Experimental Bitch Presents
Fault Line Theatre
Flying Carpet Theater INC
Fresh Ground Pepper
General Mischief Dance Theatre
Grand Pistachio
Group Dot BR
Gung Ho Projects
Hedgepig Ensemble Theatre
Hit The Lights! Theater Co.
Houses on the Moon Theater Company
Hypokrit Theatre Company
Infinite Variety Productions
IRT Theater, Inc.
Kaiser's Room
Kervigo Ensemble Theater
Kyoung's Pacific Beat
LAByrinth Theater Company
Leviathan Lab
Liberation Theatre Company
Life Jacket Theatre Company
Little Lord
Live Source Theatre Group
Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company, Inc.
LubDub Theatre Co
Maaa Theater
Mass Transit Theater
Meta-Phys Ed.
Moxie Arts NY
National Asian Artists Project
National Queer Theater
Nerve Project Theatre Company
New Light Theater Project
New Ohio Theatre
New Perspectives Theatre Company
New York Neo-Futurists
New York Theatre Barn

Noor Theatre
Notch Theatre Company
Original Idiots
Out of the Box Theatre Company Inc.
Parallel Exit
Patty Cake Theatre
Peculiar Works Project
Phoenix Theatre Ensemble
Pioneers Go East Collective
Pipeline Theatre Company
Piper Theatre Productions
Quick Silver Theater Company
Radical Evolution Performance Collective
Ripple Effect Artists, Inc.
Rising Sun Performance Company
Rooftop Musical Society
Rooted Theater Company
Shakespeare Downtown, Inc.
SheNYC Arts, Inc
Smith Street Stage
SoHo Shakespeare Company
Spiderwoman Theater
spit&vigor theatre co.
Stage Aurora Theatrical Company, Inc.
Steps Theatre and Production Company
Strike Anywhere Performance Ensemble
Superhero Clubhouse
The 24 Hour Plays
The Anthropologists
The Arctic Cycle
The Assembly
The Brick Theater
The Drilling Company Theatrical Productions
The Drunkard's Wife
The Exponential Festival
The Journalists Theatre Co
The New Stage Theatre Company
The Parsnip Ship
The Poetry Society of New York
The Private Theatre Corp
The Workshop Theater
Theater 2020
Theater Masters
Theatre Now New York
Titan Theatre Company
Torn Out Theater
Transforma Theatre
Treehouse Shakers
Turkish American Repertory Theater and Entertainment
Untitled Theater Company No. 61
What Will the Neighbors Say?
White Horse Theater Company
Wild Project
WOW Café Theater
Yaa Samar! Dance Theatre
Yara Arts Group

Spring 2021 Leon Levy Foundation COVID Relief Fund Panelists

Panelists were selected from community nominations. For more information on the panelist process and how you can nominate a panelist for future A.R.T./New York grants, please click here. 

Akia Squitieri
Founding Artistic Director at Rising Sun Performance Company

Ana Mari de Quesada
Producing Artistic Director at the wild project

Ariel Estrada
Producing Artistic Director at Leviathan Lab

Ashley DiGiorgi
Managing Producer at Keen Theater Company

Ásta Hostetter
Freelance Designer

Barbara Samuels
Freelance Lighting Designer + Producer

Chelsea Fryer
Artistice Associate at The Playwrights Realm

Christina Perry
Director of Development and Outreach at The Chain Theatre

Magaly Coliman-Christopher
Artistic Director at Conch Shell Productions

Maya Shah
Assistant Director of Marketing at Signature Theatre

Peggy Carey
Associate Production Manager at The Public Theater 

Philip Dallmann
Executive Director at Kaiser's Room

Philip Santos Schaffer
Development Manager at Theatre of the Oppressed NYC

Vichet Chum
Playwright and Actor

The A.R.T./New York Relief Fund for NYC Small Theatres is made possible with generous funding by the Leon Levy Foundation, the Seth Sprague Foundation, the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), Edith Lutyens and Norman Bel Geddes Foundation, and A.R.T./New York.