As the summer months bear down upon us, the advocacy season is starting to heat up. The Cultural Alliance has been busy, pushing for greater public support in Washington DC, Harrisburg and Philadelphia City Hall.
Toronto's Mail and Globe has a fantastic article about Opera's working outside-the-box, innovating and reaching new audiences. Examples cited include San Francisco's Opera at the Ballpark and Opera Philadelphia's simulcast and co-production of Salome.
Hundreds of arts supporters stopped by the GroundSwell booth to find out more about how to "do something good for a change" in Greater Philly, and a few lucky GroundSwell supporters got to play quizzo with our partners Philly in Focus and Johnny Goodtimes.