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The Kennedy Center Activity Report

for

Arizona


The following represent those individuals, their respective companies and cities of origin that
participate in the Kennedy Center and its activities and oversight.


BOARDS/LEADERSHIP

National Symphony Orchestra National Trustees
A 50-member advisory board from around the Nation and overseas who are counselors and patrons of the NSO.

2010 Ms. Shirley Chann
Tucson, AZ

Trustee
EDUCATION

Accessibility
This initiative ensures that all performances and events at The Kennedy Center are accessible to visitors and guests with disabilities and assists other organizations and individuals throughout the United States in establishing or improving access for people with disabilities to all aspects of the cultural arts.

2010 Andrea Trujillo
Phoenix, AZ
2010 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2010 Kip Culver
, AZ
2010 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2010 Lee Brown
Mesa, AZ
2010 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2010 Margaret Fallon
Director of Services, Alliance for Audience
Phoenix, AZ
Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2010 Sally Garrison
Patron & Client Services Coordinator, Tempe Centr for the Arts
Tempe, AZ
Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2010 Eileen Bagnall
Executive Director, VSA Arizona
Tucson, AZ
2010 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability Conference

Organization
2009 Eileen Bagnall
Accessibility Coordinator, ARTability
Phoenix, AZ
2009 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability

Organization
2009 Lee Brown
Front of House Coordinator, Mesa Arts Center
Mesa, AZ
2009 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability

Organization
2008 Ms. Linda Jane Austen
Director of Education, Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2008 Ms. Eileen Bagnall
Accessibility Coordinator, ARTability/Arizona Theater
Phoenix, AZ
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2008 Lee Brown
Front of House Coordinator, Mesa Arts Center
Mesa, AZ
LEAD-August 2008

Participant
2007 Michelle MacLennan
Fine Arts Coordinaator, Tempe Center for the Arts
Tempe, AZ

Participant
2007 Deborah Mashibini
VSA arts of Ariaona
Tucson, AZ

Participant
Eileen Bagnall
Executive Director, VSA
po 25195 tuscun AZ 85002, AZ
Intersection arts and special education conference

Organization
American College Theatre Festival
A national competition, awards program and theater education program for colleges and their students.

2009 Christian Krauspe
Western Illinois University
Tempe, AZ

School
2009 Daniel Frey
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

School
2009 Mercedes O'Bannion
Mesa Community College
Chandler, AZ

School
2009 Zhanae Breeden
Mesa Community College
Gilbert, AZ

School
2007 Eastern Arizona College
Thatcher, AZ

School
2007 Scottsdale Community College
Scottsdale, AZ

School
2007 Glendale Community College
Glendale, AZ

School
2007 Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ

School
2007 south Mountain Community College
Phoenix, AZ

School
2007 Phoenix College
Phoenix, AZ

School
2007 Mesa Community College
Mesa, AZ

School
2007 Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ

School
Capacity Building Program
An assembly of managers and directors from theaters, dance companies and music ensembles that are "of color" who will work collectively to strengthen their respective positions in their communities through a program of information exchange with Kennedy Center Management.

2011 Tracy Taft
Executive Director, International Sonoran Desert Alliance
Ajo, AZ
Capacity Building next generation arts spaces

Organization
2008 Ms. Jennifer Tsukayama
Director of Performing Arts, Arizona Commission on the Arts
Phoenix, AZ
Board Member Participants-October 2008

Participant
DeVos Institute of Arts Management Internship
College juniors, seniors and students who have not been out of school more than two years have the opportunity to intern in a specific department of The Kennedy Center.

2004 Urmika Chatterjee
Tucson, AZ

Participant
2003 Danielle Vannatter
Tempe, AZ

Participant
Events for Students
Live and satellite-based programs which are designed for high school and college-level students to participate in and develop a better understanding of the performing arts.

2007 Max Caro
Washington DC, AZ

Student
2003 Ms. Ethel Haber
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Distance Learning

School
Exploring Ballet with Suzanne Farrell
An intensive three-week summer program for intermediate to advanced students aged 14 to 18 which is directed by one of America's most recognized prmia ballerinas.

2010 Shea McAdoo
Phoenix, AZ

Student
2008 Ms. Carly Booth
Tucson, AZ
Participants-July 2008

Student
2008 Ms. Michelle Ellis
Phoenix, AZ
Participants-July 2008

Student
2008 Carly Booth
Tucson, AZ

Student
2008 Michelle Ellis
Phoenix, AZ

Student
2006 Elizabeth Smedley
Phoenix, AZ

Student
KCACTF Festival
A Web-based arts and education network that provides educators with resources for teaching in, through and about the arts: http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org.

2006 James Rappaport
Tucson, AZ
selected by competition in state

Artist
1998 Michelle Morales
Mesa, AZ
Young Artist of Color

Artist
1998 Ryan Williams
Phoenix, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
1997 Debbie Dennis
Mesa, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network
A network of state-based organizations that works to infuse the arts into the education system of their state.

2010
Phoenix, AZ

Organization
2010 Rod Castillo
President, Director od Creative Arts Development, Mesa Unified Public School District #4
Mesa, AZ

Organization
2010 Robert Benson
President-Elect, Peoria School District
Glendale, AZ

Organization
2010 Tara Kissane
Past President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Chamdler, AZ

Organization
2009 Ms. Tara Kissane
Past President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Chandler, AZ
2009 Network Leadership Committee

Participant
2009 Ms. Teniqua Broughton
President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ
2009 Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network-Member

Participant
2009 Mr. Rod Castillo
President-Elect, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Mesa, AZ
2009 Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network-Member

Participant
2009 Ms. Tara Kissane
Past President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Chandler, AZ
2009 Kennedy Center Alliance for Arts Education Network-Member

Participant
2008 Ms. Tara Kissane
Past President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Chandler, AZ
2008 Network Leadership Committee

Participant
2008 Ms. Teniqua Broughton
President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ

Participant
2008 Mr. Rod Castillo
President-Elect, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ

Participant
2008 Ms. Tara Kissane
Past President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ

Participant
2007 Teniqua Broughton
President-Elect, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ

Organization
2007 Tara Kissane
President, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Gilbert, AZ
NLC member summer 2006-summer 2009

Organization
2007 Bonnie Sneed
Executive Director, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Scottsdale, AZ

Organization
2003 Jacky Alling
Executive Director, Arizona Alliance for Arts Education
Phoenix, AZ
Jacky Alling is a KCAAEN National Governance Committee representative for 2002-2004.

Organization
2002 Scottsdale Unified School District
Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale Unified School District, in collaboration with the Arizona AAE, was a national demonstration site community for the KCAAEN's "A Community Audit for Arts Education" initiative.

Organization
Millennium Stage
Free performances are presented every day at 6:00 p.m. in The Kennedy Center's Grand Foyer.

2012 Badi Assad
Scottsdale, AZ

Artist
2012 Buffalo Choral Arts Society
Tempe, AZ

Artist
2007 Santa Cruz River Band
Santa Cruz River Band, PAFE
Tuscon, AZ

Artist
2003 The Cottars
Vail, AZ

Artist
2003 Old Blind Dogs
Vail, AZ

Artist
2002 Danu
Vail, AZ

Artist
2002 Shooglenifty
Vail, AZ

Artist
2001 Alex Han
Scottsdale, AZ

Artist
2001 Deki Lakatos Sandor & his Gypsy Band
Tucson, AZ

Artist
2001 Equation
Vail, AZ

Artist
2001 Little Johnny England
Vail, AZ

Artist
2001 Old Blind Dogs
Vail, AZ

Artist
2000 Dodson High School Symphony Orchestra
Mesa, AZ

School
2000 Equation
Vail, AZ

Artist
2000 Lindisfarne
Vail, AZ

Artist
2000 Old Blind Dogs
Vail, AZ

Artist
National Symphony Orchestra National Trustees
A 50-member advisory board from around the Nation and overseas who are counselors and patrons of the NSO.

2009 Ms. Shirley Chann
Tucson, AZ

Member
NSO Education
Programs which offer an introduction to symphonic music to children and their families as well as furthering the musical education of young musicians. Programs include specially designed concerts, training programs for talented young musicians and other outreach projects.

2014 Lucas Buterbaugh
Tucson, AZ
Summer Music Institute Participant - Instrument Cello

Student
2011 Ludomil Wojtkowski
, AZ
NSO Summer Music Institute Violin

Student
2009 Matthew Vera
Tucson, AZ
NSO Summer Music Institute 2009 - viola

Student
Partners in Education
The Performing Arts Centers and Schools is a program which works with cultural organizations and schools throughout the nation to expand their education programs with a primary focus on the education of teachers.

2011 Kristen Markus
Cultural Participation Manager, Arizona State University Gammage
Tempe, AZ
Participant since 1995

Participant
2011 Robert Benson
Director of Arts Education, Peoria Unified School District
Glendale, AZ
Participant since 1995

Participant
2011 Rod Castillo
Director of Creative & Performing Arts, Mesa Unified Public School District #4
Mesa, AZ
Participant since 1995

Participant
2011 Tammy Hinds
Program Coordinator, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Scottsdale, AZ
Participant since 2001

Participant
2011 Tara Kissane
Director of Visual and Performing Arts, Higley Unified School District
Gilbert, AZ
Participant since 2001

Participant
2011 Frances Numkena
Sres. Language & Culture Curriculum Facilitator, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Scottsdale, AZ
Participant since 2001

Participant
2011 Keith Preston
Fine Arts Coordinator, Paradise Valley Unified School District
Phoenix, AZ
Participant since 2001

Participant
2010
Arizona State University Public Events
, AZ

Participant
2010
Mesa Unified School District #4
, AZ

Participant
2010
Peoria Unified School District
, AZ

Participant
2010
Tucson Unified School District
, AZ

Participant
2010
ScottsdaleCenter for the Arts
, AZ

Participant
2010
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
, AZ

Participant
2010
Higley Unified School District-
, AZ

Participant
2010
Paradise Valley Unified School District
, AZ

Participant
2009
Arizona State Univ. Public Events
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Mesa Unified School District #4
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Peoria Unified School District
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
UApresents at Univ. of Arizona
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Tucson Unified School District
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Scottsdale Center for the Arts
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Paradise Valley Unified School Distict No. 69
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Young Audiences of Santa Cruz County
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2009
Santa Cruz County Schools
, AZ
Partnership teams

Participant
2007 Linda Jane Austen
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts
Scottsdale, AZ
Advisory Committee Member

Participant
2007 Arizona State University Public Events
Tempe, AZ
Team entered program in 1995; 33 teachers participated in 3 workshops in 2002-2003; Supporting State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004; 83 teachers participated in 4 workshops in 2003-2004. 215 teachers particiapted in 8 workshops in 2005-2006.

Participant
2007 Higly Unified School District
Gilbert, AZ
Team entered prgram in 2001

Participant
2007 Mesa Unified Public School District #4
Mesa, AZ
Team entered program in 1995; 33 teachers participated in 3 workshops in 2002-2003; Supporting State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004; 83 teachers participated in 4 workshops in 2003-2004. 215 teachers participated in 8 workshops in 2005-2006.

Participant
2007 Paradise Valley Unified School District
Phoenix, AZ
Team entered program in 2001.

Participant
2007 Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community
Scottsdale, AZ
Team entered program in 2001; 95 teachers attended 2 workhops in 2002-2003; Supporting State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004

Participant
2007 Santa Cruz County Schools
Nogales, AZ
Team entered program in 2003; Participant in State-Based Initiative grant 2002-2004.

Participant
2007 Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ
Team entered program in 2001; 95 teachers attended 2 workhops in 2002-2003; Supporting State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004

Participant
2007 Tucson Unified School District
Tucson, AZ
Team entered program in 1996; 242 teachers participated in 10 workshops in 2002-2003; Leading State-Based Collaborative Initiative in 2003-2004; 54 teachers participated in 9 workshops in 2003-2004

Participant
2007 UApresents, University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Team entered program in 1996; 242 teachers participated in 10 workshops in 2002-2003; Leading State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004; 54 teachers participated in 9 workshops in 2003-2004

Participant
2007 Young Audiences of Santa Cruz
Nogales, AZ
Team entered program in 2003; Participant in State-Based Initiative grant 2002-2004.

Participant
2006 Joan Ashcraft
Tucson, AZ
Former Advisory Committee member; AZ'96 team member

Participant
2003 Ms. Elaine Tygiel
Tucson, AZ
Team entered program in 1996; 242 teachers participated in 10 workshops in 2002-2003; Leading State-Based Collaborative Initiative 2003-2004; 54 teachers participated in 9 workshops in 2003-2004

Participant
Peoria Unified School District
Glendale, AZ
Team entered program in 2001.

Participant
Performing Arts for Everyone
PAFE are free programs which include the daily Millennium Stage offerings, the Season-opening Prelude Festival and the annual Fall Open House highlighting the performing arts. During the December Holiday Season special performances are presented celebrating America's diversity.

2002 Northern State University Symphonic Band
Tempe, AZ

School
Summer Music Institute
A four-week festival of orchestral and chambermusic for young people ages 15 to 21 at The Kennedy Center. The Institute consists of orchestral and chamber music coached by NSO musicians, conducting and master classes, private lessons with NSO musicians and additional enrichment sessions.

2007 James Rappaport
Tucson, AZ
Young Artist of Color

Artist
2003 Lisa Snyder
Mesa, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2002 David Brauer
Tucson, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2002 Carol Ann Hays
Chandler, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2001 Carol Ann Hays
Chandler, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
2001 Michelle Morales
Mesa, AZ
Selected by competition in state

Artist
Theater for Young Audiences
An initiative which creates, commissions, produces, presents and tours performances for young people and their families both locally and nationally.

2110
Higley Center for the Performing Arts
Gilbert, AZ
Nobody's Perfect - February 23

Organization
2110
Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
Queen Creek, AZ
Nobody's Perfect - March 6

Organization
2011
Higley Center for the Performing Arts
Gilbert, AZ
Barrio Grrrl!

Organization
2010
Higley Center for the Performing Arts
Gilbert, AZ
Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical, November 16, 2010

Organization
2010
Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ
Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical, November 18, 2010

Organization
2009
Higley Center for the Performing Arts
Gilbert, AZ
The Phantom Tollbooth

Other
2007 University of Arizona
Tuscon, AZ

Organization
2007 Sottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Organization
2007 Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
Queen Creek, AZ

Organization
2006 Queen Creek Performing Arts Center
Queen Creek, AZ

Organization
2006 Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Participant
2005 Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Participant
2005 Kathy Hotchner
Executive Director, Scottsdale Center for the Arts
Scottsdale, AZ

Other
2002 Jose Cruz Gonzalez
Director, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2002 David Maddox
Composer, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2002 David Saar
Director, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2002 Mary Hall Surface
Director, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2000 Jose Cruz Gonzalez
Playwright, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2000 David Saar
Director, Childsplay, Inc.
Tempe, AZ
New Visions/New Voices festival participant

Participant
2000 Walton Arts Center, Baum-Walker Hall
Fayetteville, AZ
Imagination Celebration on Tour: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (Partners in Education)

Participant