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Nov 10, 2020

Announcing The AAAE 2020/21 EDI Research Fellows!

We are pleased to announce Trés McMichael & India Mack as the 2020/21 Equity, Diversity & inclusion (EDI) Research Fellows! AAAE received a record number of 22 applications to the program this year. For the first time in the Fellowship's history (launched in 2019), we are offering Fellowships to two outstanding candidates, as part of our on-going work and commitment to becoming an...

Nov 03, 2020

AAAE Board President Ximena Varela Addresses 2020 ENCATC Congress

Remarks prepared for the 2020 ENCATC Congress November 3, 2020 Ximena Varela Thank you Gianna Lia for your very kind introduction. Thank you Francesca and Jan for your very warm welcome tothis congress. Mr. Morikawa, Madame Verheyen, I am so honored to be sharing this panel with you. Hello everyone joining ustoday, hello friends. I am so grateful for the invitation to be here, and for the opportunity to say a few words at the beginning of this very importantgathering. Given the...

Oct 05, 2020

Theatre Management Summer Intensive for BIPOC Students: Beyond the Stage Door

SUBJECT: Beyond The Stage Door, a new summer theatre management intensive invites students of color to NYC, at almost no cost. For Release: Tuesday, September 30, 2020 Contact: Nina Ward- The Press Room NYC Beyond The Stage Door: A new summer theatre management intensive will invite students of color to NYC at minimal personal financial expense Beyond the Stage Door, a new education initiative conceived, created and sponsored by the team at Baseline Theatrical (Hamilton,...

Jun 08, 2020

Call For Applications! Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Research Fellowship

The Association of Arts Administration Educators (AAAE) seeks its third Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Research Fellow to investigate the intersection of EDI and arts management programs. The Fellow will work under the supervision of a Mentor, Fleurette Fernando, Director of the MA Program in Arts Leadership at the University of Houston. The Fellow will be responsible for collecting data and helping create teaching resources for AAAE members on EDI issues, for example, constructing...

Apr 29, 2020

Letter to Students from Dr. Sharbreon Plummer - Grad Student Board Member-Elect.

Hi Fellow Arts Administration Students & AAAE Friends! I hope you are all safe and well. My name is Sharbreon Plummer and I am on the Board of AAAE as the first ever Graduate Student Board Member-Elect. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I have difficulty trying to envision possibilities for my future in the field during this unprecedented time. With so many uncertainties, trying to plan for life and make a change in the field can feel like an overwhelming task. I encourage you...