Notes from the Field

We need a revolution.

You Say You Want a Revolution

A powerful message from Darren Walker at the Ford Foundation

https://www.fordfoundation.org/ideas/equals-change-blog/posts/the-imperative-of-moral-leadership/

Some ideas for the path forward. We can’t go back.

https://www.americansforthearts.org/news-room/arts-mobilization-center/creative-workers-to-work

Some of the best voices of the American theatre today, the future looks bright.

https://variety.com/2020/legit/podcasts/broadway-katori-hall-jeremy-o-harris-matthew-lopez-1234786216/

The Ford Foundation continues to lead when it comes to making sure the arts remain a vital part of our lives.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/theater_dance/ford-foundation-160-million-grant-to-minority-arts-groups/2020/09/23/68093dfe-fd9f-11ea-b555-4d71a9254f4b_story.html

An other lost weekend in New York without the arts.

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/09/24/arts/new-york-fall-arts-economy.html

“It’s our job to try to make the future a better place. It’s our job to try to make the theater more democratic, more inclusive, more accessible, more anti-racist. That’s what we’ve got to do. And so, I’m optimistic that we’ll be able to continue doing that.” Oscar Eustis, Public Theater

https://www.npr.org/2020/09/20/914251681/what-will-the-future-of-theater-look-like-our-artists-are-going-to-lead-us

Challenged to examine their White bias, some theater companies are taking on diversity — from the top

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/theater_dance/challenged-to-examine-their-white-bias-some-theater-companies-are-taking-on-diversity–from-the-top/2020/09/16/4d094120-f6a1-11ea-a275-1a2c2d36e1f1_story.html