City of Austin cultural funding allocation for FY 2015

The city of Austin has allocated its FY 2015 cultural contracts monies.

Arts organizations receiving $100,000 or more in organizational support are listed below. The maximum the city awards in organizational support is $200,000.



  1. Zach  Theatre:  $200,000
  2. Ballet Austin: $195,200
  3. Long Center: $195,200
  4. Contemporary Austin: $192,800
  5. Theatre Action Project: $190,400
  6. Austin Lyric Opera: $190,400
  7. Austin Symphony Orchestra: $190,400
  8. Conspirare: $190,400
  9. One World Theatre: $190,400
  10. Austin Children’s Museum/The Thinkery: $185,600
  11. Austin Creative Alliance: $165,800
  12. Tapestry Dance Company: $163,500
  13. Mexic-Arte Museum: $158,847
  14. Austin Classical Guitar: $146,515
  15. Austin Playhouse $120,796
  16. Fuse Box Festival: $100,000


The complete list of FY 2015 cultural contracts allocations can be seen at

Author: Jeanne Claire van Ryzin

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin is the arts critic for the Austin American-Statesman. She writes about visual art, theater, dance, music, performance, public art, architecture and just about any combination thereof.

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