Chris Silva on Fairgame Arts Grants

Hudson Mohawk Magazine correspondent Steve Pierce speaks with Chris Silva, executive director of the Bardavon 1869 Opera House, about a unique new arts grant program… funded by New York State casinos.

Fairgame Arts Grants recently announced 59 awards to organizations in 19 counties, amounting to $161,550. The Sanctuary for Independent Media received one of these grants to support an 8 week summer concert series in North Central Troy, called Spirit of the Suffragettes.