WASHINGTON, D.C. — Eight Maine arts organizations, including one in Camden and one in Rockport, will receive grants totaling $400,000 from the National Endowment for the Arts, according to a news release.
The grants were funded through the CARES Act and will support staff salaries, fees for artists or contracted personnel, and facilities costs.
Each of the following organizations were awarded a grant of $50,000:
Portland Symphony Orchestra
Portland Stage Company
The Telling Room of Portland
Points North Institute, aka Camden International Film Festival
Cultural Resources, Inc. of Rockport
Penobscot Theatre Company of Bangor
L.A. Public Theatre, Inc., aka The Public Theatre of Lewiston