During the financial year 2007/8 the Trust made the following grants:




Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno For the Expansion & Development of the Gallery. £60,000
Welsh National Opera To support the new production of Rossini’s opera,
La Cenerentola and associated WNO Max projects.
Music Theatre Wales To support performances of “Julie” by Philippe Boesmans in Wales.


Wales at the Venice Biennale of Art – Exhibition Tour in Wales To support the exhibition of works by the artists representing Wales at the 2007 Venice Biennale at the Oriel Davies, Newtown, and at Chapter Gallery, Cardiff. £19,000
Mousetrap Theatre Projects (formerly Mousetrap Foundation) The Family First Nights programme, giving access to the theatre to socially disadvantaged families in London. (1st instalment of 2) £15,000
Artes Mundi To support the “Live Guides” initiative within the Education Programme associated with Artes Mundi 3. £15,000
Sinfonia Cymru For a tour of chamber music performances across Wales, & concert at St. David’s Hall featuring Llyr Williams. £12,000
Mid-Wales Opera To support performances of La Boheme on tour in Wales £10,000
Gwyl Gregynog Festival Core support for the 2007 Festival £10,000
Presteigne Festival of Music & the Arts Core support for the 25th Festival, and Anniversary commissions. (2nd instalment of two) £6,000
Vale of Glamorgan Festival of Music Project support for the 2007 Festival. £3,500
Lower Machen Festival Project support for the 2007 Festival £2,500
Criccieth Festival Project support for 2007 Festival focussing upon operatic provision. £2,500