Queens Theatre in the Park - Program support - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Queens Theatre in the Park

Program support

For support of the Greek-American Performing Arts Festival in 2008 and 2009, celebrating Greek heritage by featuring the works of emerging Greek and Greek-American artists in modern and traditional dance, music, theatre, film, and song.

Queens Theatre in the Park’s (QTP) mission is to provide diverse performing arts activities that are economically and geographically accessible to the residents of Queens and the surrounding metropolitan region and to provide a sense of shared community in a local place of public assembly.  QTP’s 300 annual performances include signature programming initiatives designed to better reflect the international constituencies of Queens through theater, dance, music and children’s programming that features international, national and local artists.  Since its official opening in 1993, QTP has also become an international presenter and producer as well as a public space for community arts organizations and local promoters.