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NEA Reveals Diverse Audiences Attend Outdoor Festivals

"Racial diversity is a hallmark of outdoor arts festivals, says NEA audience study" LA Times (October 29, 2010) "A key finding, the NEA says, is that the goal of a racially and ethnically mixed audience for arts and culture is realize...more

diversity   Oct 31, 2010 • Views:5224 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

Center Theatre Group Video Gives Hope to LGBT Students

   Center Theatre Group (CTG) Releases a Video for the It Gets Better Project featuring staff sharing personal stories from childhood in a message of support for LGBT youth. Citing CTG's mission as a reason for involvemen...more

diversity   education   artists   Mar 12, 2011 • Views:10195 • Comments: 0


 
 

1st Asian American to Head a Major Regional Theater

"Chay Yew named artistic director of Chicago's Victory Gardens Theater" Los Angeles Times May 4, 2011 By Mike Boehm "Chay Yew, the playwright and stage director who headed Center Theatre Group's Asian Theatre Workshop from 19...more

diversity   artists   Jun 19, 2011 • Views:6914 • Comments: 0


 
 

Regrets of a Former Funder

Regrets of a Former Arts Funder by John R. Killacky Blue Avocado; June 23, 2011 "As Program Officer for Arts and Culture at the San Francisco Foundation, I and philanthropic colleagues often bemoaned how fragile many culturally specifi...more

diversity   artists   Jul 13, 2011 • Views:10575 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

Fusing Arts, Culture and Social Change

National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy releases A Philanthropy at Its Best® Report Fusing Arts, Culture and Social Change: High Impact Strategies for Philanthropy by Holly Sidford "Funding Ar...more

diversity   artists   education   advocacy   Oct 23, 2011 • Views:29491 • 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:10153 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

Hispanic Theaters at a Crossroads

Hispanic theaters are at a crossroads in Washington By David Montgomery The Washington Post January 6, 2012 "The context for Latino theater has changed since the 1970s, and the theaters are struggling to adjust to new economic and demo...more

diversity   artists   education   Jan 30, 2012 • Views:8637 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

The Guthrie Reflects Today's Audiences... Or Does It?

On April 16, 2012, the Guthrie Theater announced its 2012-2013 50th anniversary season, which has been greeted with mixed reactions. The Guthrie's stated mission is: an American center for theater performance, production, education and profess...more

diversity   artists   education   Apr 22, 2012 • Views:10005 • Comments: 1


 
 
 
 

In Europe, Where Art is Life

"In Europe, Where Art is Life, Ax Falls on Public Financing" by Larry Rohter The New York Times March 24, 2012 "European governments are cutting their support for culture, and American arts lovers are starting to feel the res...more

diversity   advocacy   artists   education   Jun 25, 2012 • Views:17008 • Comments: 0