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Save the Date for Speaker & Author Doug Borwick!

Culture Works is bringing Doug Borwick to Dayton the week of March 25, 2013. Doug Borwick, author of Building Communities, Not Audiences: The Future of the Arts in the United States, will be speaking to the community on Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 8 a.m. at the Loft Theatre, 126 N. Main Street, Dayton.  Everyone…

Announcing 2013 Campaign Chair!

Steve Petitjean, Senior Vice President, Retail Market Manager and Dayton City Executive for Fifth Third Bank, Western Ohio, is serving as the Culture Works 2013 Campaign Chair. In his role as Market Manager, Steve is responsible for the profitability and management of the 58 Financial Centers and Bank Mart locations in the four-region Western Ohio…

Sibcy Cline Workplace Giving Kickoff!

Sibcy Cline kicked off their Campaign for the Arts in February.  As real estate experts, Sibcy Cline understands the role of arts and culture in keeping the Dayton area vibrant and growing, and has participated in the Campaign for a number of years.  We thank Workplace Giving Coordinators Beth White and Cyndi Scarpelli for heading…

2013 Campaign for the Arts Kickoff

The 2013 Culture Works Campaign for the Arts is well underway, with over 75 companies in the Dayton Region participating in this year’s Workplace Giving Campaign which will run through June 30, 2013. There will be trivia and arts ticket prizes as well as some special live performances for the Workplace Giving participants. For more…

Leadership Dayton Cultural Arts Day!

On January 9th members of Leadership Dayton’s Class of 2013 took part in the annual “Cultural Arts Day” hosted by Culture Works.  Leadership Dayton is a program of The Dayton Area Chamber of Commerce which identifies, educates, and motivates a network of community leaders to serve the Dayton community. Members of the Leadership Dayton Class gathered at the…

Wright State University

Congratulations to Wright State University, which just completed its Workplace Giving Campaign for the Arts 2013! The University’s campaign started back on Halloween with an ice cream social. Thanks to the efforts of Workplace Giving Coordinator Cristie Gryszka – Director of Donor Relations for the University – Culture Works has over 60 new donors and…

Mid-Day Arts Café Series Highlights Muse Machine

This month, the Mid-Day Arts Café Series highlighted Muse Machine’s upcoming musical “Crazy for You”. Set in the 1930s, the musical features an entire evening of some of George & Ira Gershwin’s greatest songs, including I Got Rhythm, They Can’t Take That Away From Me, Nice Work If You Can Get It, Embraceable You, Someone…

2011-2012 Annual Report Released

It is our pleasure to report on the programs and activities of Culture Works during the past fiscal year (July1, 2011 – June 30, 2012). Click one of the links below to open a PDF and learn more. 2011-2012 Annual Report – Read a summary of our activities and achievements through the year, see an…

Contact Us!

Culture Works is located on the second floor of the Metropolitan Arts Center, downtown Dayton. The Metropolitan Arts Center is located next to the Victoria Theatre on North Main Street, between 1st and 2nd Streets. For our staff listing, click here.   126 North Main Street, Suite 220 Dayton, Ohio 45402 Phone: (937) 222-ARTS (2787) Fax:…

2012-13 Guide to Arts & Culture for the Dayton Region is Here!

On Thursday, October 4th, Culture Works launched its first Guide to Arts & Culture for the Dayton Region.  Anticipated to be a publication produced annually going forward, Culture Works expects  the Guide to become larger and more comprehensive with every passing year, not only encouraging citizens to connect more often to the vast array of…