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2015 Wei Wu Ying Arts Festival - Involving Audiences Academy

Sep 18, 2015

Involving Audiences
2 Day Professional Arts Managers Academy

Oct 26(Mon)-27(Tue)
National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying)

Brett Egan
President, DeVos Institute of Arts Management


Asia has been the most robust region for performing arts development of recent. National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying), being the largest theatre complex when its doors open in 2017/18 is keen on creating an alliance among Asian partners.

This October, Weiwuying invites Brett Egan from the renowned DeVos institute of Arts Management to conduct a 2-day professional training academy for arts managers in Asia. The Academy focuses on strategic planning and financial planning, crystalizing the cycle for sustainable growth.

The DeVos Institute of Arts Management, founded by Michael Kaiser at the Kennedy Center in the US, provides training, consultation, and implementation support for arts managers and their boards. Since its founding in 2001, the Institute has served over 1,000 institutes from over 80 countries. 

Dates: October 26-27, 2015 (Monday-Tuesday)
Location: National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts(Weiwuying) 
     (No.449-1, Nanjing Rd., Fengshan Dist., Kaohsiung City, Taiwan)
Venue: Festival Stage

October 26th, 2015 (Mon)
9:00-11:15 The Cycle: Planning for Success in the Arts
11:15-12:00 Discussions
14:00-15:30 Fundraising
15:30-16:15 Discussions
October 27th, 2015 (Tue)
9:00-11:15 Strategic Planning
11:15-12:00 Discussions
14:00-15:30 Financial Planning
15:30-16:15 Discussions

Qualifications and information:

  1. Requirement: Over 5 years of related experiences in arts management fields. Number of participants is limited to 50.
  2. Free admission. NTD $1,000 deposits required.
  3. Priority of admission is based on related experiences.
  4. Once registration form submitted, deposits must be made to complete registration. Results will be notified via email.
  5. English/Mandarin simultaneous interpretation available during the Academy.
  6. Registration will close at 12:00 PM (GMT+8) on Monday, October 5th. 
  7. Further questions please contact: +886 2 7726 0088 events@oistat.org

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Presented in association with Preparatory Office of Weiwuying Center for the Arts 
(Address: No.449-1, Nanjing Rd., Fengshan Dist., Kaohsiung City, Taiwan)

Partnerships with and

The National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying) would like to acknowledge its advisory bodies, Ministry of Culture and National Performing Arts Center.