Looking to review the public values research? Curious to hear from arts and culture leaders about how they’ve used the Creating Connection recommendations to shift their messaging and programming? Stay tuned for upcoming webinars and check out our growing library of recordings for stories and insights from the field.
Success Stories: Fostering Belonging & Connection in Boston
Couldn't attend our Creating Connection in Action Webinar on Wednesday, June 12? No worries! Check out the recording to gain insights from Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center & City Awake. You'll learn how using values-based messages and experiences have benefited their communities and what it could mean for yours. View the webinar.
Storytelling in Action Webinar
Learn how Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs & Mixed Blood Theatre are using storytelling to elevate community voices, address health disparities, celebrate everyday creativity. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Messaging and Programming in San Jose
Discover how New Ballet School and CreaTV San Jose used a values lens to reshape their marketing, programming, and strategic planning. Watch a recording of our webinar from January 14.
Dig in to the Data: Research and message recommendations
Anne Romens and Michael Johnson from Arts Midwest’s our Creating Connection team discussed what motivates people to participate in creative experiences in their communities and what it means for your organization's messaging and programming. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Creativity at work
Kregg Arnston from Portland General Electric’s Corporate Social Responsibility Team and Aaron Nicholson from Opera San Jose share how they’ve used the Creating Connection insights to test new ways to increase access to and support for creativity in the workplace. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Creativity and connection at the systems level
Matt Wilson and Tracie Konopinski from MASSCreative and Emily Sevier from the San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs discussed how they're using insights from Creating Connection to shift the narrative around arts and culture at the city and state-wide level. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Audience engagement and inclusion
Rodrigo Garcia and Leigh Henderson from Teatro Visión and Bonnie Schock from Sheldon Theatre share new approaches to engage audiences in creative experiences that help them connect and learn more about the diversity present in their communities. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Increasing engagement on and off the stage
Sara Mason and Lindsey McCarthy from the Eugene Symphony and Crystal Muno from Ross Ragland Theater and Linkville Players offer new ideas to use the Creating Connection framework to update messaging and increase engagement in programming both on and off the stage. View the webinar.
Success Stories: Inspiring interaction and connection
Lisa Mallette from City Lights Theater Company and Brian Weaver from the Portland Playhouse provide an inside look at audience engagement through post-show activities, parties and events, interactive installations, and community-devised programming. View the webinar.