HowlRound: The Unsustainable State of Art

In this essay on HowlRound by A. Nora Long, associate artistic director of Lyric Stage Company, she talks about how the world thrives when art and culture are given importance and the consequences of treating art as a “hobby” instead of a job with “prestige” and financial benefits. Read her essay here.

Advertisements

Drama Lit Blog: Paying Actors for Promotion

In this posting from the Drama Lit Blog associated with BU’s dramatic literature courses, one student describes a theatre model that would entice actors to promote their shows in exchange for a percentage of the profits. Read the posting here.