Americans For the Arts Host Webinars to Help Artists Cope With Health Crisis
Americans For the Arts are hosting webinars to help those in the arts community cope with the current health crisis.
We Are Stronger Together: Navigating Crises and Sustaining Healthy Relationships in the Era of virus
March 18, 2020 at 3:00 PM EST
As a result, the performing arts presenting, booking and touring industry is navigating uncharted waters, as we look to both contracts-and to each other-for direction. Join the partners of the Alliance for Performing Arts Conferences (APAC)*, as we host an informative, field-wide conversation with presenters, agents, artists, and legal and emergency response experts around the current business, legal, financial, ethical and relational realities we are facing TOGETHER.
March 19, 2020 at 3:00 PM EST
Join members of Americans for the Arts' staff, Ruby Lopez Harper, John Rubsamen, and Narric Rome, with Jan Newcomb, Executive Director of the National Coalition for Arts' Preparedness and Emergency Response, Barbara Davis, Chief Operating Officer of The Actors Fund, Rhonda Schaller, Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs and Visiting Associate Professor at Pratt Institute, and a representative from the National Endowment for the Arts to hear current information about actions to take, including: planning to consider, handling grant funded projects, managing stress during moments of crisis, and continuing to support artists. This briefing will also include an update on the status of congressional action on economic impact and stimulus funding and how it relates to the arts and cultural sector.