Summer Programming for Arts Organizations
By Ken Neufeld
It’s time for summer programming – as light and frothy as that beach novel you’ve been reading!
How can you make sure that you are making that summer programming pay off?
This week’s 2 Minute Arts Manager looks at some tips for your organization this summer. This includes:
- Capturing information about the audiences
- Making sure that the experience is a fun and positive one
- Welcoming people to your organization.
Enjoy the summer!
About Ken: Ken Neufeld is a visionary not for profit executive with senior leadership experience at major arts and cultural organizations in both Canada and the United States. Most recently, Mr. Neufeld was president and CEO at Victoria Theatre Association – a 5 theatre performing arts center attracting over 500,000 patrons annually in Dayton, Ohio. While in Dayton, he conceived and raised the funds for the new PNC Arts Annex, raised $15 million allocated to current use projects and the organization’s endowment, and realized an operational surplus on an over $16 million budget in 8 out of 9 seasons.