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Live Chat — Raising Donations in a Crisis on April 8

Please join us this Wednesday, April 8, at 4pm EDT/1pm PDT for a live chat with Karen Brooks Hopkins and our CEO Jim McCarthy. Karen Brooks Hopkins, Brooklyn Academy of Music President Emerita, has more than 30 years of experience in fundraising and is the author of Successful Fundraising for Arts & Cultural Organizations. She served as President of the Brooklyn Academy of Music from 1999 until her retirement in 2015 and was an employee of the institution since 1979. Hopkins served as the chair...

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Company XIV’s Nutcracker Rouge Wins 11th Annual Goldstar National Nutcracker Award

Company XIV has won the 11th Annual Goldstar National Nutcracker Award, the only award which honors live performances of the seasonal classic. As winner of the audience-favorite competition, Company XIV takes home "The Nutty" statuette, a cash prize for its education/accessibility programs, and is named the best-loved Nutcracker in the U.S. for 2017. This production competed in the largest field of nominees in the Award’s history -- it beat out over 85 other Nutcracker-themed productions for the win. "Wow! I'm thrilled...

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Experience

Pick a Venue, Make a Statement

Site-specific performances aren't common, but they happen. This is the first site-specific performance I've heard of where the site and the content have such a powerful connection. The show itself, The Death of Bessie Smith, is about a segregation-era hospital and the death of the famous blues singer of the title, but the hospital where it’s happening is on the verge of closure. The content of the play takes on social issues that in some ways resemble the issues raised by...

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Theater for a New Audience Hopes to Thrive in Brooklyn

A Vagabond Troupe Gets Its First Home. Wow, 34 years without a home and finally settling in Brooklyn! Theater for a New Audience went from a church to a YMCA to a rental building, and finally to a purpose-built home near the Brooklyn Academy of Music and a whole bunch of cultural assets and locations. This should be a great move, and it shows that live entertainment thrives in thriving environments. It’s rare (and difficult) to get success as a live...

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Dapatkah Anda Membuahkan Uang dengan Bermain Pkv games Paling dipercaya?

Dapatkah Anda Membuahkan Uang dengan Bermain Pkv games Paling dipercaya Membuahkan uang dengan bermain poker tak gampang, sedikitnya tak apabila Anda miliki keinginan menengah ke atas tentang pemasukan yg Anda mengharapkan. Tiap orang bisa membuahkan dikit uang dengan mainkan taruhan mikro. Dengan menantang musuh yg lemah yg tak miliki arahan. Serta relatif gampang buat membuahkan uang tiap bulan, dan lebih gampang apabila Anda ingin membuahkan uang banyak. Namun sebagai susah merupakan saat Anda mengincar bintang-bintang serta ingin dapatkan pemasukan...

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