Local Arts Commissions BudgetsBy Laura & Mike Clark • Feb 10th, 2011 • Category: News
The Washington Post is reporting (States start to target arts funding) that Kansas, Texas, and South Carolina are considering the elimination of their state’s arts commissions. Last year, the Comonwealth proposed eliminating the Virginia Commission for the Arts, a proposal that was later rejected, although the agency’s budget was reduced. At the time, HamptonRoads.com askedShould the General Assembly eliminate the Virginia Commission for the Arts?. Just so you know, here are the budgets for our local Arts groups for Fiscal Year 2011:
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Laura & Mike Clark started ShowBizRadio in August 2005 because they love live theater. They each have both performed in and worked behind the scenes in DC area productions, as well as earned a Career Studies Certificate in Theater from Northern Virginia Community College. Mike & Laura are each members of the American Theatre Critics Association, and Mike is a member of the Online News Association.