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The 2016-2017 Guide to Arts & Culture in the Dayton Region is now available! Click here to find out how you can get your copy.


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Find out about arts and cultural events happening in the Dayton Region. There’s always so much happening–don’t miss out!

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“Thank you for supporting the Arts in Dayton. It can be difficult for me to decide how to allocate contributions because there is overlap among the organizations. I contribute to Culture Works because it supports things I don’t personally enjoy, but believe are important to the overall arts/culture of the Dayton Region.”

– A Culture Works donor, responding to the Culture Works 2013 Annual Member Survey
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Culture Works Hosts Leadership Dayton Cultural Arts Day 2016

Every year, Culture Works hosts a Cultural Arts Day to introduce members of Leadership Dayton to the full spectrum of arts and culture in the Dayton Region. During this year’s Cultural Arts Day on October 12th, the Leadership Dayton Class of 2017 toured the Benjamin & Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center with Victoria Theatre Association President Ken…

2016-2017 Guide to Arts and Culture

Just Released: The 2016-2017 Guide to Arts & Culture in the Dayton Region

Culture Works has just released the fifth issue of the Guide to Arts & Culture in the Dayton Region. Published every fall at the start of the new arts season, the Guide is an excellent resource for anyone who wants to learn more about the wide array of arts and cultural activities available in the area. This…

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2016 Culture Works Leonard P. Roberts Scholarship Recipients

Every year, the Culture Works Leonard P. Roberts Scholarship recognizes the accomplishments of students who demonstrate outstanding involvement in and appreciation of the arts. We wish to congratulate the eight exceptional students who have been awarded scholarships for 2016: For the first 22 years of the Scholarship’s history, the application criteria specified that only junior and senior…