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By Robert A Schanke, Theresa M COLLINS, Melanie Blood, Alexis GREENE, Jennifer SCHLUETER, Dan Friedman, David A. Crespy, John R Poole, Barry B Witham, Sheila Anderson, Bruce Kirle Ph.D., Stephen D Burwind, Jeffrey Eric Jenkins, Ullom, Kathy L Privatt, Dr. An

Angels within the American Theater: buyers, Patronage, and Philanthropy examines the numerous roles that theater buyers have performed in shaping and constructing theater within the usa. simply because field place of work source of revenue infrequently covers the price of creation, different resources are important. Angels—financial traders and backers—have an important impression on what occurs on level, usually picking with the ability and impact in their funds what's conceived, produced, and played. yet despite their impact, little or no has been written approximately those philanthropists.

 

Composed of 16 essays and fifteen illustrations, Angels within the American Theater explores not just how donors turned angels but additionally their backgrounds, motivations, guidelines, barriers, aid, and successes and screw ups. matters variety from millionaires Otto Kahn and the Lewisohn sisters to beginning giants Ford, Rockefeller, Disney, and transparent Channel. the 1st booklet to target theater philanthropy, Angels within the American Theater employs either a ancient and a chronological structure and specializes in person buyers, foundations, and corporations.

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34. Olin Robison, Robert Freeman, and Charles A. , The Arts in the World Economy: Public Policy and Private Philanthropy for a Global Cultural Community (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1994), xiv. 35. , Arts in the World Economy, 68–69. 15 introduction 36. shtml (accessed February 20, 2005). 37. Holly Hall, Leah Kerkman, and Cassie J. com (accessed October 28, 2005). 38. Quoted in David B. Pankratz and Valerie B. , The Future of the Arts: Public Policy and Arts Research (New York: Praeger, 1990), 252–53.

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Quoted in Ben Pesner, “Theatre Facts 2003,” American Theatre 21 (November 2004): 43–44. 33. Quoted in Lowry, Arts and Public Policy, 133. 34. Olin Robison, Robert Freeman, and Charles A. , The Arts in the World Economy: Public Policy and Private Philanthropy for a Global Cultural Community (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, 1994), xiv. 35. , Arts in the World Economy, 68–69. 15 introduction 36. shtml (accessed February 20, 2005). 37. Holly Hall, Leah Kerkman, and Cassie J. com (accessed October 28, 2005).

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