The Bates Dance Festival gratefully acknowledges the following contributors for their generous gifts, received between 11/1/22 and 6/28/23:
National Endowment for the Arts, New England Foundation for the Arts, Onion Foundation
Elmina B. Sewall Foundation, National Performance Network, SQA Foundation
$1,000 – $9,999
Anonymous, Mary Anne Bodner, Baxter Brewing, Kathryn Haas Colby & Thomas B. Colby, Steven Edwards, Vallejo Gantner, David Lakari, Paula Marcus-Platz & Tom Platz, Peregrine Capital Management, Inc., Platz Associates, Christopher Barrett Politan, Kirk Read & Camille Parrish, Bette J. Swett-Thibeault, John Vail, LaQuimah VanDunk
$500 – $999
Anonymous, April & Malcolm Hill, Sara Juli & Chris Ajemian, David Plavin in memory of Marcy Plavin, Jean Wilson & John Roberts
$250 – $499
Anonymous, Elise Ring Boyan, Gregory Catellier & Kristin O’Neal, Philip Champbell, Laura Faure, Michael Foley, Richard & Clare Hardy, Tristan Koepke, Lisa Leidy, Dr. Linda Milosky & Dr. Shiu-Kai Chin, Aimée Petrin, Darby Ray & Raymond Clothier, Susie Richardson in memory of Nancy Stark Smith & Kathleen Hermesdorf, Jim & Lynn Shaffer, Rick Speer & Judy Frost
$100 – $249
Ann Barksdale, Butch & Amy Baxter, Carolyn Branson, Casco Bay Movers, Shosana Currier, Virginia Dearani, Jan Dewitt Touslee in honor of Tristan Koepke, Bobbie & Tom Gottschalk, Lizette Greaves, Deb Irons, Jeffrey Librett & Dawn Marl, Jessica Lockhart, Nat May, Meghan Metzger, Shonach Mirk-Robles, Charles Morrison, Laura K. Nicoll, David Parker, Mayor Carl Sheline, Linda Stimpson, Dawn & Holly Trenbath, Doug Varone, Kristen Wagner, Edward Walworth, Susan & Robert Weiss, Carol Wishcamper
Up to $99
Anonymous, Nancy & Warren Berkowitz, Shari Broder & Eric Bryant, Barbara Chenoweth, Susan Ciampa, David Dorfman & Lisa Race, Marcia J. Emerson, Geri FitzGerald, Lindsay Hancock, Anja Hanson, Liz & Alison Hart, Christine Holden, Kelsey Johnson, Gweneth Jones, Jakub Kazecki, Cathy Kidman, Elaine & Katherine Knox, Brigitte Koepke, Rosamond Kreilkamp, Abbe Levin, Deborah Luhrs, Laura Luraska, Barbara Parish-Scillieri, Babe Paul, Jorge Piccole, Brian Rogers, Lisa Rosen & Andy Day, Francine Rudoff, Ann Sanders, Erica Schair-Cardona & Ivan Cardona, Gretal & Sylvia Schatz, Linda Shary, Bonnie Shulman, Alissa Hamer Thompson, Sharon Townshend, June Vail
Additional thanks to:
Malcolm Hill, Jason Scheideman, Victoria Blaine-Wallace, Michael Reidy, Justin Moriarty, Brenda Pelletier, Christine Schwartz, Donald Desrosiers, Cheryl Lacey, Jason Moreau, Mary Pols, Phyllis Graber Jensen, David Evans, Christine Holden, and the many Bates College employees who provide ongoing support and assistance.
Residencies and performances are supported, in part, by the National Endowment for the Arts, Art Works program.
Significant support has been provided by the New England Foundation for the Arts National Dance Project, with lead funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon foundation, with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts; and the New England States Touring Program made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.
The Bates Dance Festival is a member of the National Performance Network which supports artist’s residencies and performances with funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, Ford Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency).