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Alumni Cocktails and Conversations with the Dean: New Realities in the Business of the Arts

Presented ByCenter for the Arts
When/WhereMonday, May 11, 2020 5:00pmLIVE Online

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Streaming live on the George Mason University College of Visual & Performing Arts Alumni Facebook page. Marketing and fundraising are competitive in normal times, but arts organizations of all sizes face tremendous challenges during and after the COVID-19 outbreak. Join your fellow alumni to share strategies and opportunities for sustaining operations during this unprecedented time.

Scheduled panelists (subject to change):
 Jenn Harris (School of Theater)
Location: Washington, DC
General Manager, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

Hilary Judis (Arts Management)
Location: Washington, DC
Director of Marketing and Communications, Studio Theatre

Erika Scott (Arts Management)
Location: Washington, DC
Artistic Programming Manager, Ford’s Theatre

Carla Thomas McGinnis (Arts Management)
Location: Washington, DC
Smithsonian Institution
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Assistant Director of Council Operations and Museum Initiatives

Emily Travis (Arts Management)
Location: New York, NY
Marketing Manager, Theater Development Fund