Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, known as YBCA, is a multi-disciplinary arts center dedicated to developing and presenting performances, exhibitions, lectures, civic engagement activities, and festivals. YBCA also supports individual artists with funding, professional development opportunities, and opportunities to present their work. In a typical year, YBCA offers more than 120 performances, and draws audiences of more than 75,000 from around the Bay Area and nation to its theaters and galleries in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood. This grant will support the development, marketing, and presentation of artist-driven convenings that align with the Performing Arts Program’s Artists strategy.
About the Grantee
701 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA, 94103-3138, United States
Grants to this Grantee
for support of the Performing Arts Program
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts is the region's preeminent contemporary arts center; its performing arts series has solidified the Center's position as a key presenter of important works by Bay Area, national, and international performing artists of diverse artistic perspectives who are at different stages of their careers. The Center's focus on cross-disciplinary performance carries through in its commissions of new work, as well as collaborations between artists from different geographic areas. Its Community Rentals program serves an important complementary role by providing subsidized theater space for a broad range of performing artists and organizations.