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Arts Organizations are Businesses, Too

Two weeks ago, I wrote about Arts in Crisis, the new initiative at the Kennedy Center that offers free advice to struggling performing arts organizations. In a recent Wall Street Journal article, William Triplett spoke with Michael Kaiser, president of … Continue reading

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Arts in Crisis, Kennedy Center to the Rescue

At a time when arts organizations are suffering from shrinking income and audiences, another organization – The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts – is reaching out to provide free assistance. The program, Arts in Crisis: A Kennedy … Continue reading

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No Bailout for the Arts?

Last week, an op-ed piece by Michael Kaiser appeared in the Washington Post discussing how arts organizations have been affected by the economic crisis, and what legislative steps need to be taken to save them.  Here’s an excerpt: “The arts … Continue reading

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The Culture Warriors: Mobilizing the Creative Community

This Thursday, Full Spectrum and Dance Theater Workshop will present The Culture Warriors, a free and timely panel discussion about mobilizing the arts community in the midst of the economic crisis. Full Spectrum co-founder Danny Simmons says, “There is no … Continue reading

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