Playing the Ratings Game
- Women's Spaces Lose NEA Funding. // Women Artists News;Fall88, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p22
The article reports on the reduced funding of the women's alternative spaces from the U.S. National Endowment for the Arts in New York. It notes that the major activities of the New York Feminist Art Institute (NYFAI) include courses and workshops on feminist topics. It points out that the...
- WHAT TO DO ABOUT LE PETIT THÂ¶TRE. // New Orleans Magazine;Mar2011, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p10
The article focuses on the financial challenges faced by the Le Petit ThÃ©Ã¢tre du Vieux CarrÃ© in New Orleans, Louisiana. It recalls the history of the theater, which was established in 1916 by the group of neighbors who called themselves Drawing Room Players. However, the theater suffers...
- TOURING: MIDSIZE AND MIGHTY. Peters, Mitchell // Billboard;7/24/2010, Vol. 122 Issue 29, p38
The article discusses performing arts facilities finance related to popular music concert tours in 2010 for facilities seating less than 15,000 persons. The Brisbane Entertainment Centre in Brisbane, Australia enjoyed the highest overall revenue for facilities seating between 10-15,000 people,...
- Setting THE STAGE. Denham, Ryan // Illinois State Alumni Magazine;Nov2013, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p25
The article focuses on the new fine arts complex which will be established at the Center for the Performing Arts (CPA) Concert Hall in Illinois. It states that the College of Fine Arts is focused on building the new complex with $54 million in funding announced by the Illinois state. It says...
- In recognition of a $3.5 million grant. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;3/25/96, Vol. 100 Issue 13, p1
Reports that the New Jersey Performing Arts Center named its auditorium `Prudential hall,' in appreciation of a grant that was received from the Prudential Foundation. Identity of individuals who visited construction site in downtown Newark, New Jersey.
- SITE SPECIFICS. Crolius, Covey // American Theatre;Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p16
This article discusses grants and donations, theater renovations, and how across the U.S., cultural arts venues are putting more money into performance spaces. The Music Center and Center Theater Group of Los Angeles are commencing a $30 million renovation of the Mark Taper Forum in July 2007....
- Oakland Co. fights proposed arts bill. Lane, Amy // Crain's Detroit Business;12/09/96, Vol. 12 Issue 50, p1
Reports that Oakland County of Michigan is opposed to Senate Bill 1053, which would regionally fund arts and cultural centers. Detroit Renaissance Incorporated and major cultural institutions' support of the bill; Comment from L. Brooks Patterson, Executive of Oakland County; Details on the bill.
- NEA Grants $1.4M for NY TV-Radio. Armbrust, Roger // Back Stage;02/18/2000, Vol. 41 Issue 7, p6
Provides information on the grants given to the New York City organizations by the National Endowment for the Arts. Educational Broadcasting System; Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts; New York Foundation for the Arts.
- The show must go on. Iarocci, Mary Sue // Fairfield County Business Journal;3/3/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 9, p12
The article reports on the impact of the decline in philanthropic budgets on various performing arts theaters in the U.S. According to chief executive officer (CEO) Brett Raphael of Connecticut Ballet, may people do not notice that donations received, as well as tickets sold, by nonprofit...