Theatre Puget Sound, in partnership with Theatre Communications Group (TCG) and the Association of Performing Arts Service Organizations (APASO), is conducting another very short snapshot survey to get an up-to-the-minute sense of how your arts organization is faring. The information gathered in this survey will contribute to a regional and national picture of the fiscal Read more..
Dear Members, Theatre Puget Sound Executive Director Karen Lane is excited to announce her selection to the Washington State Arts Alliance Board of Directors. As Washington’s primary arts advocacy agency, this will afford her the opportunity to work more closely on advocacy issues on behalf of the theatre and broader arts community. She states: “a Read more..
The City of Seattle, through its Seattle Center Department, invites proposals to enter into a long term lease of the Seattle Center Playhouse Theatre (also known as the Intiman Theatre) on the Seattle Center campus. Through this Request for Proposals (RFP) process the City is seeking prospective tenants that support and further Seattle Center’s vision Read more..
Humanities Washington is seeking applications from qualified individuals interested in serving as 2012-14 presenters for its statewide Speakers Bureau program. The deadline for application is April 27, 2012. Overview One of Humanities Washington’s most popular programs, the Speakers Bureau offers free public presentations across the state on numerous topics. Humanities Washington’s speakers inspire audiences to Read more..
Hi All, Please find the RFP attached from Capitol Hill Housing, who seek to find a performance space master tenant for their planned 12th Ave Arts development. The call is open until Wednesday October 5th. Please help us spread the word by distributing this though your networks and list servs, and don’t hesitate to contact Read more..
The closure of Intiman has left many talented people in the arts community suddenly without a job. Theatre Puget Sound is offering complimentary membership through 2011 to all displaced members of Intiman’s staff. A TPS membership is not just for actors; it allows them to put up a public profile with their resume and also Read more..
Nominations are now open for the 2011 Mayor’s Arts Awards, presented by Mayor McGinn to difference-making arts organizations and individuals. Why yes, Theatre Puget Sound is eligible for this award, thank you for asking! Nominations open for 2011 Mayor’s Arts Awards Know an individual or an organization making a difference in Seattle through arts Read more..
A message from the Washington State Arts Alliance: Action Alert Dear Seattle Arts Advocates. We need your prompt advocacy effort TODAY or TOMORROW. Wednesday is too late. Please e-mail Mayor Mike McGinn right away about how important Seattle’s arts and culture programs, artists, organizations and events are to creating and sustaining a vibrant, healthy community Read more..
Today, April 13, is Arts Advocacy Day featuring a conference in Washington DC and meetings with Congress members. For those not in DC there is plenty you can do to help spread the message. First is Tweet Arts Day; add #arts to your tweets to increase awareness! You can also learn more about Arts Advocacy Read more..
http://www.americansforthearts.org/information_services/arts_index/001.asp#report Ballooning non-profit arts organizations in combo with declining attendance, ticket sales, donor dollars equals bad math. This is why the focus must be on growing our circle of friends – awareness, engagement – it’s tough to do. Doing so is a long-term investment with little immediate gratification (or metrics!) for the dollar spent; even Read more..