Live Venues on NH’s Seacoast Receive Help From Federal Funds
New Hampshire's congressional delegation announced last week that New Hampshire venues have started receiving over $23.6 million in federal aid through the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program.
This funding will reach at least 52 live venues across the state as part of a nationwide $16.25 billion grant program meant to assist venues that demonstrated a revenue loss of at least 25 percent due to the pandemic, according to a press release.
The majority of Seacoast venues that received funds are located in Portsmouth. Friends of The Music Hall was awarded $1,465,365.
Here is a listing of which Seacoast venues are included and how much money they are receiving:
-Stone Wood Cinema LLC, Barrington, $490,578
-Bright and Lyon LLC, Exeter, $39,722
-Coastal Concerts LLC, Hampton, $2,684,966
-3S Contemporary Arts Space, Portsmouth, $259,548
-Friends of The Music Hall, Portsmouth, $1,465,365
-New Hampshire Theatre Project, Portsmouth, $39,865
-Prescott Park Arts Festival, Portsmouth, $109,449
-Seacoast Repertory Theatre, Portsmouth, $558,992
-Union Pub Co. LLC, Portsmouth, $482,733
-The Rochester Opera House, Rochester, $527,140
The Small Business Administration’s full list of Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program award recipients is available here.
Contact Managing News Editor Kimberley Haas at Kimberley.Haas@townsquaremedia.com.
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