Discussion: “Building Performing Arts Spaces & Programs at Research Universities,“ at APAP’s 2019 Conference.
AMS Managing Director Michele Walter will facilitate a panel discussion entitled, “Building Performing Arts Spaces & Programs at Research Universities“ at APAP’s 2019 Conference. The session will take place at the New York Hilton Midtown on Monday, January 7th, 2:00p – 3:30p. Four arts leaders at US research universities will explore the intricacies of building performing arts centers and programs on college campuses in the 21st century. The session will look at the diverse but related missions, perspectives, histories, timelines and investments of these institutions. Panelists include Mark Blakeman, McKnight Center for the Performing Arts at Oklahoma State University; Christopher Heacox, Gogue Performing Arts Center at Auburn University; Chuck Swanson, Hancher Auditorium at The University of Iowa, and Ruth Waalkes, Moss Arts Center, Virginia Tech. For more information click here.