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COCA shows off campus renovations, announces $5 million gift

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Center of Creative Arts on Friday unveiled “significant renovations” to its building in University City and announced a $5 million gift from retired business owner Kim Kuehner. That brings the campaign total to $41 million of a goal of $45 million, which will go toward expanding the campus and building its endowment and reserves.

 

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COCA receives $5 million from local philanthropist

St. Louis Business Journal

June 8, 2018

Other gifts to the campaign include $5 million from John and Alison Ferring in 2015 and a $5 million challenge gift from the Berges Family Foundation in 2017.

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May 9, 2018

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St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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National Guild for Community Arts Education

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Press Releases

COCA Announces 2018-2019 COCA Presents Season

June 15, 2018

COCA is pleased to announce its 2018-2019 COCA Presents season offering St. Louis a variety of family theatre experiences including a touring production of Emily Brown & The Thing, produced by audience favorite Tall Stories out of the United Kingdom and the COCA-produced Seedfolks, chronicling a diverse immigrant community working together. The season kicks off September 27, 2018 with Color Play, an immersive theatrical experience for young audiences created by COCA in collaboration with the Lawrence Art Center.

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Create Our Future: A Campaign for COCA

Rendering of Expansion Exterior

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West Side Story

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Architecture in Focus

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Executive Director Kelly Pollock

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