Christine Dotterweich Bial, Mid-America Arts Alliance

TITLE: Director, Arts and Humanities Grantmaking

FUNDING AREAS: Theater, dance, music, visual arts, filmmaking, puppetry, storytelling, literature

CONTACT: Christine@maaa.org, (816) 421-1388

PROFILE: Christine is the director of arts and humanities grantmaking for the Mid-America Arts Alliance. Her bio for the 2013 Arts Midwest conference (when she held the title Curator for Performing Arts) shared:

Christine Dotterweich Bial is the Curator of Performing Arts for Mid-America Arts Alliance. Prior to joining the staff at M-AAA, she was the Program Manager of Community and Artist Partnerships for the Kansas Arts Commission. Christine spent ten years in nonprofit theatre management working as an AEA Stage Manager and Production Manager for Roundabout Theatre Company in New York City, Southwest Repertory Theatre Company in Albuquerque, NM, and Kansas City Repertory Theatre Company among others. She earned her undergraduate degree from Franklin College in Indiana and her graduate degree from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.