Laura Williamson, Executive Director of the Munice Civic Theatre, discusses the importance in creating engaging theatrical productions to build meaningful human connections within a technology-driven world. This interview was produced in collaboration with WIPB – Indiana Public Broadcasting at Ball State University.
The art industry sadly is bias against pregnant women and new mothers, with fewer than 18 percent of working mothers receiving paid maternity leave, according to the National Compensation Survey. And while new mothers lose 4 percent of their salary with every additional child, new fathers get a 6 percent pay raise.
A new art summit launched by Art Basel will seek to bring together tens of leaders in various industries to discuss some of the world’s most urgent issues such as the need for sustainability and the role of artificial intelligence in today’s world.
Read our interview with Managing Director of the Marin Shakespeare Company Lesley Currier on the organization’s mission to educate and ignite a movement for social justice among students and audiences alike.
A group of researchers from Yale University found that students did not feel welcomed when viewing portraits of white male figures that were displayed as part of the Yale School of Medicine’s art collection.