Charissa Hurt, Performing Arts Management Master's Candidate at University of Oregon is leading a 90-minute focus group for her research project entitled "Opening the Curtain to Collaboration." The purpose of this study is to explore what opportunities there are for the theatre communities of Vancouver, BC and Seattle, WA to collaborate to increase the cultural vitality in the Pacific Northwest.
You are eligible to participate in this survey if you are between the ages of 20-75 and are a theatre artist or arts administrator at a theatre company in the cities of Vancouver, BC or Seattle, WA. Or, if you have worked in theatre in either city in the past year.
The purpose of this focus group is to discuss trends in each theatre community and to brainstorm potential collaboration models.
To participate in this opportunity to discuss how cross-border collaboration can be facilitated and other themes associated with this study with theatre artists in your community, please email churt [at] uoregon [dot] edu by Wednesday, March 15.