These pages highlight efforts to
support community theatre and community theatre organizations, as
well as of support for the arts in general. Advocacy may be with
local, state or national governments, or with business and community
& Economic Prosperity is the national economic impact study on the
nationís nonprofit arts organizations and their audiences. The new Creative
Industries research uses Dun & Bradstreet data to map and report
the number of arts-related businesses and employees in any geographic region or
political jurisdiction in the country. Both are provided by ArtsUSA.org.
Advocacy Handout (PDF). Two-page document explains how community theatres are critical to the cultural life of their communities.
Assembly of State Arts Agencies. State arts agencies increase public
access to the arts and work to ensure that every community in America enjoys
the cultural, civic, economic and educational benefits of a thriving arts