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OPERA America Acknowledges Diversity

  In 2006 the National MultiCultural Institute awarded OPERA America a Leading Lights Diversity Award for Diverse Voices, OPERA America's 2005 annual conference, which provided a forum for a national dialogue for the opera community to pr...more

diversity   education   artists   Oct 31, 2010 • Views:18866 • Comments: 0


 

Audiences as Ambassadors: From Dance USA

The Dance USA website has a section with three specific grassroots advocacy strategies: Peer-to-Peer conversations, Audiences as Ambassadors, and Dancers as Advocates. The Audiences as Ambassadors section caught my attention as an importan...more

advocacy   Jan 10, 2011 • Views:4112 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

Students are Proud of Mixed Lineage

Black? White? Asian? More Young Americans Choose All of the Above by Susan Saulny The New York Times January 29, 2011 "'I was always having to explain where my parents are from because just saying, 'I'm from Takoma Park, Maryland,' w...more

diversity   education   advocacy   Feb 2, 2011 • Views:10750 • Comments: 0


 

Diversity Featured During Conference Season

Chorus America June 8 – 11, 2010 San Francisco, CA 34th Annual Conference   Chorus America's 34th Annual Conference features plena...more

diversity   Apr 11, 2011 • Views:6412 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

Art Has Yet to Face Up to Homosexuality

"Art has yet to face up to homosexuality" By Philip Kennicott The Washington Post; July 1, 2011 "There may be a reckoning in the winds. Attitudes about gays and lesbians, and about same-sex marriage in particular, are now chan...more

diversity   artists   education   advocacy   Jul 4, 2011 • Views:10934 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

Disability and Deaf Arts in Ontario

Access Fitz! is a blog with a focus on accessibility for people with disabilities in the arts, with an emphasis on Theatre. This blog also features a number of articles on standard accessibility issues including technology, information access ...more

diversity   technology   artists   advocacy   Sep 4, 2011 • Views:17401 • Comments: 0


 
 

NEA Opera Honors Celebrates Diverse Artists

On October 27, 2011, the National Endowment for the Arts presented the 2011 NEA Opera Honors to recipients John Conklin, Speight Jenkins, Risë Stevens, and Robert Ward. The NEA Opera Honors celebrate visionaries and luminaries who, by making ext...more

diversity   artists   Oct 30, 2011 • Views:10216 • Comments: 0


 

Chorus America Conference Covers Cultural Inclusion

  Chorus America June 13 - 16, 2012 Minneapolis, MN They say that "many hands make light work,” and who doesn’t need a hand these days? Chorus America's Conference will go a step further and give participants the sm...more

diversity   Apr 8, 2012 • Views:9539 • Comments: 0