Atlanta Ballet Receives $1 Million Towards Outreach Programs

The Atlanta Ballet receives major funding to support its nationally renowned arts education and outreach programs. The Molly Blank Fund of The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation awarded Atlanta Ballet a $750,000 three-year grant to support all activities within the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education, including scholarship support, dance classes and community programs. Additionally, Read More …

Atlanta Ballet Introduces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet

Following a successful first performance season under new artistic director Gennadi Nedvigin, Atlanta Ballet announces The Time is Now: The Campaign for Atlanta Ballet – a fundraising effort in 2016-17 that will allow Atlanta Ballet to grow its needed resources and to enable its goal to be one of the premier ballet companies in the Read More …

Kudos to the team at La Jolla Playhouse

A wonderful article in a National Endowment for the Arts magazine, just appeared about the amazing La Jolla Playhouse: https://www.arts.gov/NEARTS/2015v2-nea-50-shaping-americas-cultural-landscape/broadway-beach Kudos to the team at La Jolla Playhouse where Steven Libman served as the Managing Director from 2005 – 2008.

The Voice of the Performing Arts is now heard nationally

The Voice of the Performing Arts, a weekly radio show hosted by WICR/ 88.7 FM on the campus of the University of Indianapolis, announces that it has been accepted by iTunes for Podcasts. The Voice of the Performing Arts focuses on arts education, advocacy and the enduring value of the arts to society by interviewing Read More …

Nationally recognized arts leader Steven Libman to join Atlanta Ballet as CAO

Atlanta Ballet president and C.E.O. Arturo Jacobus announced during its annual meeting on July 29 that veteran arts leader Steven Libman will join the organization as chief advancement officer effective August 25. Libman was hand-picked to fill the newly created position and brings more than 30 years of national arts management experience to Atlanta Ballet. Read More …

Steven Libman’s New Radio Show – The Voice of the Performing Arts Begins March 30th

A new locally produced weekly talk show on University of Indianapolis public radio station WICR-FM/HD will explore issues in the arts and arts education. Voice of the Performing Arts debuts at 1 p.m. Saturday at 88.7 FM and online at WICRonline.org. The one-hour program is hosted by Steven Libman, veteran arts administrator and former CEO Read More …

Monterey Jazz Festival Band Visits Walker Theatre

The Monterey Jazz Festival performed at the Walker Theatre on March 26, 2013. While a consultant at the Walker, I booked the Monterey Jazz Festival. The concert was amazing – Dee Dee Bridgewater is force of nature with an unbelievable voice. http://www.indystar.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2013303260027