Accademia Teatro alla Scala, MilanMonday, 18 February 2019

Alan Brown returns for a fourth consecutive year as a guest lecturer in arts administration at the Accademia Teatro alla Scala, the conservatory and school affiliated with La Scala, Milan’s fabled opera house.




Pittsburgh Ballet TheatreTuesday, 04 December 2018

Alan Brown will facilitate a meeting of the board of directors of Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre to establish context and goals for an upcoming long-range planning process.

Evaluation 2018: Speaking Truth to PowerThursday, 01 November 2018

Dr. Steven Holochwost and Dr. Dennie Palmer Wolf will present three talks or panels at the American Evaluation Association's 2018 conference in Cleveland: 

Arts Education Collective Impact Initiatives: Meeting the Challenge of Shared Measurement Across Sites
Steven and Dennie will present: Developing Nested Models of Collective Impact

Speaking Truth to Power: Shaping Arts Policy through School District Use of the Impact of the Arts as an Indicator of Achievement
Steven and Dennie will present: The Potential for Theater Education to Foster Inter-personal Skills among At-Risk Students: Results from a Mixed-Methods Study

Building Arts Evaluation Capacity: Examinations of Theater Arts Programs, Social Emotional Development, and Living History
Steven and Dennie will present: The Arts and Socioemotional Development: Evaluating a New Mandate for Arts Education 

More information is available at: https://www.evaluationconference.org/p/cm/ld/fid=341

YAMsession 2018 Wednesday, 17 October 2018

John Carnwath will be giving a presentation on impact measurement at YAMsession 2018 in Santiago de Compostela, Spain on October 17th.

YAMsession is part of Young Audiences Music (YAM), JM International's programme dedicated to providing children and youth with access to high quality live music experiences. 

For more information please visit: https://www.yamsession.org/about


Globus Interaktiv 2018Friday, 21 September 2018

Megan Friel will be leading a workshop on conducting observational research at cultural events at Globus Interaktiv 2018 in Drammen, Norway on September 21st. 

Globus Interaktiv is an annual seminar that procedes Globus Festival, Drammen's international food and culture festival. Both are produced by Interkultur, a city office devoted to international arts and culture. 

For more information please visit: http://interkultur.no/program/full/globus_interaktiv


International Teaching Artist ConferenceWednesday, 12 September 2018

Dennie Palmer Wolf will be hosting a day-long workshop entitled "The Artist as Instigator" at the International Teaching Artist Conference in New York City on September 12, 2018. Dennie will be working in partnership with:

  • Sahar Muradi, Poet and Teaching Artist with City Lore, New York's premier urban folklore center
  • Youth from Groundswell, Brooklyn, a public arts initiative focused on equitable creative youth development
  • Jeannette Rodríguez-Píneda, Teaching Artist with the Queens Museum
  • Doug Paulson, Lead Educator with the Socrates Sculpture Park

The workshop focuses on re-viving the shared human capacities for listening and seeing as avenues for youth development and active participation in their communities.

The workshop will take place at Groundswells studios and enrollment is open to all individuals attending the International Teaching Artist Conference (September 13 - 15).

For more information please visit: http://www.itac-conference.com/conference/itac4/