Carl Pascarella, Chair of the Board and Executive Committee of the San Francisco Ballet, shares his business insights on developing the nationally recognized and oldest professional ballet company in the United States. Pascarella discusses leveraging the synergies between the artistic and business elements of the ballet to accomplish growth and success.
Susan Medak, Managing Director of Berkeley Repertory Theatre, discusses the diverse, passionate team of artists, staff and board members that has shaped the 48-year-old theatre into the successful organization that it is today.
Jason Hodges, Executive Director of Anchorage Concert Association, explains how the organization recruits artists and the variety of programming. This interview was produced in collaboration with Alaska Public Media.
Jason Hodges, Executive Director of the Anchorage Concert Association discusses the largest performing arts presenter in Alaska and presenting internationally acclaimed artists from the entire spectrum of the performing arts. This interview was produced in collaboration with Alaska Public Media.
Melissa Smith, Conservatory Director and Head of Acting of the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), discusses the importance for actors in training to interact with communities to develop empathy and a greater capacity to appreciate humanity.
Melissa Smith, Conservatory Director and Head of Acting of the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), discusses how the institution nurtures the art of live theater through dynamic productions, intensive actor training in its conservatory, and an ongoing engagement with its community.