“Imagine what a harmonious world it could be if every single person, both young and old shared a little of what he is good at doing.” — Quincy Jones

AAAE Unified Message

Resources for Teaching and Learning:

AAAE Resource & Expertise Bank: In response to the impact of COVID-19 on our institutions, programs, faculty, and students, the Association of Arts Administration Educators is compiling a searchable database of expertise in key arts administration areas.

#1. Please help us build this resource for our community by responding to the SURVEY HERE

#2. Responses will populate a shared Google sheet, which you will be able to access in real time HERE

USITT Teaching Archive is offering free online resources for educators in technical theatre areas

– Claremont College – “Preparing to Move Your Courses Online” video

– Arts Ed Collaborative – COVID-19 Resources for Educators and Learners

Online Internships in Museums, Libraries, Archives, Historic Sites, and organizations in service to them – Summer 2020

UMASS Internships

Teaching Theatre Online Facebook Group

Teaching Music Online Facebook Group

– Davis Shakespeare Festival – Virtual Internships

Resources for Artists

– The website for art and art-adjacent personal stories during COVID-19 is now live. Please share with your networks, and share your own stories online here.

COVID-19 & Freelance Artists Resources

– National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) – COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

– New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) – Rauschenberg Emergency Grants

– Actors Fund – Entertainment Assistance Program

– Association of Performing Arts Professionals Resources (APAP) COVID-19 Resources

National Coalition for Arts’ Preparedness & Emergency Respons (NCAPER)

Resources for Organizations

– Prosper Strategies: “COVID-19 and Your Nonprofit: Crisis Comms, Fundraising and Event Considerations for Challenging Times” webinar recordings.

– Wallace Foundation Blog:”Managing Nonprofit Finances During the Coronavirus Crisis

– National Endowment for the Arts – COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations

– SMU Data Arts Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

National Coalition for Arts’ Preparedness & Emergency Response (NCAPER)

– Theatre Communications Group – Research and Resources

– Americans for the Arts – Arts U: Arts and Culture Sector and the Coronavirus: “What we Know and How to Move Forward” webinar

– Lidia Varbanova, Consultant, Educator, Coach & Researcher, Strategy, Policy, Management & Entrepreneurship with a special focus on the arts, culture & creative industries – “Managing the Arts in the Time of an Invisible Monster

– – “4 Ways to Engage Major Donors During the COVID-19 Crisis

– The DeVos Institute of Arts Management at the University of Maryland is offering pro bono one-hour consultations to any non-profit arts or cultural organization in America that would benefit from assistance. Interested organizations are asked to complete their short request form. Consultation requests will be accepted through the end of April.

– League of American Orchestras – Compiled Resources in response to COVID-19

– Wallace Foundation – Navigating COVID-19 for Nonprofits Webinar

–  The Cultural Research Network – Contagious Cities: Facing and Understanding the Pandemic