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Sheffield joins a global partnership to form a hybrid arts collective to experiment with a new business model that replaces the transactional presenter-artist model with a dialogue model.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, John Leguizamo, and members of the original cast of “In The Heights” headline the benefit digital concert
The director of the Performing Arts Administration program was quoted in the Chicago Reader.
"It is time for us to take responsibility and to take concrete steps to make MPAP an academic performance community where diversity and inclusion are indispensable and at the core of our teaching, training, and learning."
“COVID-19 changed the way I have seen my role as an arts administrator and an arts marketer.”
Read on to learn about the experiences of one student leader who is participating in the Go Local program at NYU Shanghai in fall 2020.