Recent beneficiaries

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

Beside the Seaside Productions Funds to support the writing, workshop and final draft, rehearal and performance of a new play commissioned by Beside the Seaside Productions in 2017 2,500
Cowbridge Music Festival Support for Young Artists' Recital in 2016 Festival 2,000
East Neuk Festival Funding for ENF Retreat, offered to 10 musicians at the start of their careers, with opportunity to name 2 participants as TFAT beneficiaries 3,000
English National Opera Funds for 2 trainee repetiteurs 3,000
Glasgow Sculpture Studios Two years' funding for the annual MFA Graduate Fellowship, 2015 & 2016 4,000
Greenwich Dance Agency Support for 'Scratch-Support-Show', a 10 month artist support programme for Hip Hop dance artists 4,400
Hampstead Theatre Support for 'Hampstead Downstairs' programming 5,000
Helios Collective Funds for project to rehearse, masterclass and perform three new operas 4,000
High Time Support for the Emerging Artists Programme 5,000
Iris Theatre Set designer fees for open air promenade production of Treasure Island 3,000
Keshia Watson Funds to support production of 'Pale Imitations', a new play with live jazz music 1,389
Ledbury Poetry Festival Support for Voice Coaching sessions for emerging poets in the 2016 Poetry Festival 4,000
Leeds Lieder Performance and training opportunities during 2016 Festival for early-career singers and emerging composers 2,500
London Sinfonietta Support for Digital New Music Festival. Now part of a longer programme, agreed Jan 2016 5,600
New Diorama Theatre Funds for series of projects to support performances in London of emerging UK-wide theatre groups 5,000
New English Ballet Theatre Support for one choreographer in new ballet project culminating in tour in Summer 2016 5,000
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Further support for OAE Experience scheme 3,000
Papatango Theatre Company Resident Playwright Scheme 2016 support for Sam Grabiner 2,500
Phoenix Dance Theatre Commission for emerging choreographer Sandrine Monin's first professional dance work to be premiered and toured in 2017 5,000
Poetry London Ltd A mentoring scheme for nine poets, three per year for the next three years. 4,980
Psappha Contemporary Music Ensemble Support for 12 graduates on the ensemble's Composing for scheme 4,000
Roman River Music Support for early career performers at Summer and Autumn chamber music festival 2,000
Royal Welsh College of Music &
Drama
Grant to support commission of 4 plays for NEW: 2016, a writing festival which features the College's graduating actors. 3,000
Seonaid Goody Funds to support materials for new adult puppet show exploring the work of Samuel Beckett 1,000
Shakespeare Globe Trust Funds for 'Shakespeare's Music', a p/t course for 20 graduating early modern musicians to widen the pool of
suitable stage musicians
2,000
Sound Festival Funds for new music collaboration between emerging composer/sound artist and two performers for 2016 Festival 2,000
Standpoint Funds to support one Standpoint Futures residency for regional visual arts practitioner 5,000
UP Projects Support for floating cinema artist's residency, including chosen artist's fee 5,000
Wiltshire Music Centre Support for Young Artist Programme and Residency 3,000
Wysing Arts Centre Support for alternative learning programme for 10 early career artists out of formal education 1,000
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Total to date at February 2016

£102,869

 

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

A.K.C.T. Ltd Support for AKX 2015, a two-week talent development course for 15 graduate dancers 3,000
Bimingham Royal Ballet Support for work placements 5,000
Cardiff Metropolitan University Graduate Incubation Unit programme bursaries for new alumni start-up studios 5,000
Cowbridge Music Festival Commission of new work for cello ensemble by Gareth Moorcroft 3,000
East Neuk Festival Musical Retreat bursary for 2015 Festival 1,500
Eclipse Theatre Company Support for Revolution Mix - a gathering of emerging Black artists in June 2015 5,000
Forest Fringe Support of project which gives 15 young theatre companies and artists the opportunity to present their work at Edinburgh 5000
Gate Theatre Bursary for emerging theatre director to direct their own play 3,000
Gelachter Wind Trio Support for recording project for Summer 2015 2,420
Glasgow Sculpture Studios Two years' funding for the annual MFA Graduate Fellowship, 2015 & 2016 4,000
Greater Manchester Police Male Voice Choir Funds to commission new choral work 2,000
London Contemporary Dance School Support for 1 place on 'Exit Visa', a two week professional training workshop for emerging choreographers 2,500
Multi-Story Music Support for a chamber music concert series at Peckham Rye Car Park to showcase the Multi-Story musicians 1,500
National Centre for Circus Arts Funds for 'Lift Off' graduate support programme of mentoring and networking opportunities 5,000
National Youth Jazz Collective Support for Ambassadors' Scheme 15-16 plus and training for previous ambassadors to become key tutors 6,000
New Dots Commission for 3 emerging composers to create works for a project to celebrate the 150th anniversary of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' 5,000
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Support for OAE Experience Scheme 3,000
Orpheus Sinfonia Support for auditioning project to support young musicians 2,000
Oxford Lieder Support for the Mastercourse in 2015 Festival 3,000
Papatango Theatre Company Support for expanded Resident Playwright Scheme 2015 2,500
Poetry Trust Further 3 year funding of Fenton Aldeburgh First Collections Prize 6,000
Serse Trust Support for Opera Seria training scheme 2,000
Sing for Pleasure Young Conductor scholarship 2,515
Spitalfields Music Support for live performance project in Geffrye Museum 3,750
Stone Sculpture Studios Equipment cost support for new sculpture studio for stonecarvers 3,915
Southbank Sinfonia half bursary for young professional musician 3,500
Theatre503 Support for 503-Five Resident Writers Scheme 18-month professional training programme 4,500
Theatre Hullabaloo The Fenton Arts Trust Children's Theatre Bursary for emerging practitioners 5,000
Watts Gallery Trust Funds for a combined Artist in Residency and PhD exploring interrelated themes of fine art and public pedagogy 4,400
 

Total 2015 - 16:

£105,000

 

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

Birmingham Royal Ballet Work placements for emerging professionals 5,000
Brighton Early Music Festival Funding support for Early Music Live! 5,000
Citizens Theatre Funding for Actor Intern position 2014-15 season 5,000
Constella Ballet & Orchestra Support for new double dance bill by company of young performers 5,000
Cowbridge Music Festival Funding for Young Artists' Recital and Masterclass Day 3,000
Dorset Corset Theatre Company Fees for recent graduate designer and make-up designer for production of 'A Christmas Carol' December 2014 4,740
English National Opera Support for ENO House Composers pilot programme 3,000
Erdington Methodist Church Funding for artist Rose Waits to design/install 5 fused glass windows 4,500
Film & Video Umbrella Commission support for new touring installation by moving-image artist Lucy Beech 5,000
Glasgow Sculpture Studios MFA Graduate Fellowship 4,000
Melos Sinfonia Support for 2014-15 UK/Russian orchestral season by young ensemble. 5,000
Mid Wales Opera Support for young singers to take part in the 2014 tour of Carmen 5,000
National Youth Jazz Collective (NYJC) Support for NYJC Ambassadors Scheme 2014-15 5,000
NMC Recordings Support for nationwide student composition project 2,500
Papatango Theatre Company Support for 6-month Resident Playwright position 2,000
Philharmonia Chorus Contribution towards professional development singers schemes 2,000
Poetry Trust Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize 2014 5,000
RADA Bursary for 2013-14 scholarship fund 5,000
Rambert Dance Company Grant for Apprentice Dancers Scheme 3,000
Sherman Cymru Funding for Bi-lingual Trainee Director Gethin Evans 3,000
Sing for Pleasure Funding to support 2 Young Conductors Scholarships 4,890
Spitalfields Music Support for emerging director in Summer Festival 2014 theatre project 3,275
Standpoint Support for Standpoint Futures Residency programme 2014 -15 5,000
West Dean College Bursary for stringed instrument maker 5,000
Wiltshire Music Centre Support for Emerging Artists Performance Programme 2014 3,805
Yorkshire Dance Support for 3 emerging choreographers 2,000

Total 2014 - 15:

£105,710

 

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Young musician residency and concert £2,500
Actors Centre, The Alan Bates bursary 2,065
Association of Dance of the African Diaspora (ADAD) Trailblazers CPD bursary 2,500
Birmingham Royal Ballet Dancer work placements 5,000
Cardiff Metropolitan University 2 MA scholarships 3,000
Central School of Ballet Student bursary 2,500
Central School of Speech & Drama Final year bursaries 5,000
City & Guilds of London Art School MA student bursaries 5,000
English Pocket Opera Post-graduate designer fee 2,500
Fuel Graduate bursaries 2,424
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA) Post-graduate scholarship 3,000
London Contemporary Dance School Bursaries 3,000
London Symphony Orchestra Funding for LSO Discovery String Experience Scheme 5,000
National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) 2 year sponsorship of two orchestral 'chairs' 4,000
New Dots New music concert funding 5,000
Northern Film School Graduate bursary fees 5,000
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Year-long OAE Experience mentoring scheme for gifted period instrumentalists 3,000
Oxford Lieder 2013 Festival Masterclass 2,500
Phoenix Dance Theatre Emerging choreographer training programme 4,800
Poetry Trust, The First Collection Prize sponsorship 5,000
Orange Tree Theatre Richmond Trainee Directors’ scheme 3,000
RADA Scholarships 5,000
Sing for Pleasure Young conductors’ scholarship scheme 4,674
Soho Theatre Funding for 'Soho 6' Writers Programme 5,000
Spitalfields Music Emerging artists 3,000
Standpoint Gallery Early career artist residency 5,000
Wolsingham Primary School Early career artist mural project 3,300
Yorkshire Dance Associate programme support 2,000
Zeitgeist Arts Projects Workshop funding 5,000

Total for 2013- 14

£108,763

 

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

Actors Centre graduate bursary £2,013
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra young conductor 5,000
Box of Tricks Theatre Company new writing project 3,000
Central School of Speech and Drama bursaries 5,000
City & Guilds Art School student bursaries 5,000
Continuum Ensemble recording 1,000
Core Blimey Arts artist talks 4,930
Dorset Corset Theatre Company early career programme 2,800
Dundee Repertory Theatre apprenticeship 3,000
English National Opera singers 3,500
Erin Arts Centre Manahan Festival young singers funding 3,000
Exaudi Vocal Ensemble young composer concert series 3,000
Film & Video Workshop workshop animation 2,100
Katherine Staples artist studio fit out  955
London Sinfonietta academy 2/2 5,000
Longborough Festival Opera opera 1,500
National Youth Jazz Collective graduate tutor scheme 4,000
Old Vic Theatre Trust mentoring 5,000
Orange Tree Theatre trainee directors 3,000
The Orchestra Project Mahler concert in disused multi-story car park 500
Parasol Unit for Contemporary Art young artists 3,000
Poetry Trust first collection poetry prize 5,000
Soho Theatre Company new writers programme 3,000
Theatre Hullaballoo festival 5,000
Yorkshire Artspace Society starter studio space 3,000

Total for 2012 - 13 :

£85,298

Beneficiary

Type

Amount

Actors Centre graduate bursary £1,600
Aimee Fisher ceramicist 1/2 1,000
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra young conductor 5,000
City & Guilds Art School student bursaries 5,000
Core Blimey Arts artist talks 3,800
Dance Umbrella professional development program 2,500
English National Ballet choreography 5,000
fanSHEN Theatre Company playwright 2,000
Federation of Scottish Theatre bursaries 3,000
Gloria Anna Lagou dramatist 1,000
Hannah Khalil dramatist 500
International Organ Festival festival 3,000
Ledbury Poetry Festival festival 2,118
Liverpool Everyman Playhouse writing commission 2,500
London Sinfonietta academy 1/2 5,000
Meltdowns artist in residence 2,375
Mid Wales Opera singers 3,000
NMC Recordings music recording 2,500
Northumberland Theatre Company apprenticeship 2,000
Paines Plough playwrights 5,000
Royal Northern College of Music bursary 5,000
Royal Philharmonic Society mentoring 2,500
Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory drama graduate 5,000
Soho Theatre drama 2,500
Southbank Sinfonia orchestra 3,500
Tamasha Theatre Company assistant director 2,500
Ulster Orchestra masterclasses 4,150
University of Wales Institute ceramics bursary 2,000
Welsh National Opera masterclases 5,000
 

Total for 2011 - 12

£90,043