Central New York Community Foundation http://waer.org en Redhouse LAB Theater Featured in Community Foundation Week http://waer.org/post/redhouse-lab-theater-featured-community-foundation-week <p>A local foundation <a href="http://waer.org/post/redhouse-will-feature-music-pulitzer-prize-winner-and-education-theater-season">and theater </a>have come together&nbsp; to improve access to the arts for up-and-coming performers and audiences.&nbsp; The <a href="https://cnycf.org/home">Central New York Community Foundation </a>recently awarded the Redhouse&nbsp;a $25,000 grant to construct a "lab" theater space, which provides public performance space for educational programming.&nbsp; The grant and&nbsp;planned uses for the theater&nbsp;were highlighted as part of Community Foundation Week Fri, 15 Nov 2013 00:07:03 +0000 Scott Willis & Hannah Warren & Kate Capodanno 10688 at http://waer.org Redhouse LAB Theater Featured in Community Foundation Week Revised Jazz Fest Schedule Features Celebrated Vocalist http://waer.org/post/revised-jazz-fest-schedule-features-celebrated-vocalist <p>A new schedule has been released for the 31st&nbsp;Annual M&amp;T Syracuse Jazz Fest and it features one of the more critically acclaimed voices in jazz today. &nbsp;Thanks to a recent grant from the Central New York Community Foundation, chart-topping jazz singer Giacomo Gates is headed to Syracuse. &nbsp;Syracuse Jazz Fest Executive Director Frank Malfitano describes Giacomo Gates as a "<em>vocalese</em> hipster in the style of Jon Hendricks and Eddie Jefferson." &nbsp;Gates performs Friday, July 5th at 5:00 PM.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 13:22:48 +0000 Joe Lee 2983 at http://waer.org Revised Jazz Fest Schedule Features Celebrated Vocalist