In March 2021, Carl Sylvestre moderated a conversation on arts, activism and technology as part of “Regina Taylor’s Black Album” project mixtape at Southern Methodist University. The hour-long virtual dinner program featured Robert Barry Fleming, Executive Artistic Director at Actors Theatre of Louisville; Nataki Garrett, Artistic Director at Oregon Shakespeare
What Is the Future of Museums? 7 Predictions From Max Hollein, Koyo Kouoh, Anne Pasternak, and Other Top Curators and Directors What Is the Future of Museums? 7 Predictions From Max Hollein, Koyo Kouoh, Anne Pasternak, and Other Top Curators and Directors
Carl Sylvestre reporting on the Hearst Foundations Covid-19 grant and announcing the Moving Forward Fund for Theatre Forward at the February 8 virtual gala. Download
Dare we hope for a new deal in the theatre? If we don’t start talking about it, it is not going to happen.
A COVID-19 vaccine is here, but theaters seek a New Deal
We need to use the current crisis to better frame the critical role that the arts play in our lives.
Arts Funding Is Facing an Existential Crisis. To Survive, Cultural Organizations Must Change How They Frame Themselves to the Public
I do hope that the arts will have a bigger seat at the table in the new administration, but there is a lot more work ahead to get there. The arts community has to come together more strategically to have an impact. I fear we are still in our “silo” stages. What can we do to change that?