Dave Holstein

Dave Holstein

“MAC is the disruptive change new works development has needed for some time...

...The combination of artist support and a creative, modern approach to getting new productions from readings to world premieres makes them a truly unique and collaborative partner.”—Dave Holstein, creator of Wait Wait Don't Kill Me

As a not-for-profit, Mainspring Arts Cooperative raises funds to invest in the artistic development of innovative and progressive projects and artists, and to support the infrastructure required to present affordable national tours throughout the region.

Mainspring Arts Cooperative gratefully acknowledges the generous and ongoing support of our founding donor:

Blythe Brenden-Mann Foundation

We also thank the following donors for their generosity and commitment:

Laurance Kaufman
Jennifer Melin Miller and David Miller
Gregory Ramos
Christopher Schout and Wayne Zink


Mainspring Arts Cooperative is a non-for-profit, 501(c)3 organization.  Contributions are fully tax-deductible to the extent of the law.