Broadway Theatre League in Utica receives grant for formative years programming

Assemblywoman Marianne Buttenschon (D-Utica/Rome) offered the Broadway Theatre League of Utica with a $15,000 grant on Aug. 17 to improve its Scholars on Broadway program. This system works to make the humanities extra obtainable to youngsters attending Ok-12 in space faculties and offers youngsters the chance to wait box journeys, matinee systems, and theater and different reside arts performances at little to no price to households.

Buttenschon’s donation got here from member investment from the State Meeting. She mentioned that she selected the League after assembly with them ultimate 12 months and being offered to their formative years systems.

“We now have observed throughout the a lot of conferences that I have had with formative years advocacy, that we need to supply as many alternatives for our formative years,” mentioned Buttenschon. “This is only one instance of ways this programming can improve our formative years throughout the space.”

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