Author Archives: Sean Fenton

Last month, my father and I had the privilege of seeing a performance of Cornerstone Theater Company‘s latest production in their multi-year “Hunger Cycle” of plays: fellowship, a play for volunteers. In one of the most immersive theatrical experiences I’ve … Continue reading

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Season’s greetings from all of us at WolfBrown! For this special holiday issue of On Our Minds, we asked the WolfBrown team to think about their most memorable arts experiences of the year. From opera to pop music to theatre for … Continue reading

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Most of my work focuses on measuring the immediate impacts of the arts using survey-based audience research. To date, over just a few years, we’ve visualized nearly half a million surveys through the Intrinsic Impact dashboard, processing audience data and … Continue reading

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At last month’s Theatre Communications Group National Conference, theatre professionals from all backgrounds wrestled with important questions about diversity and inclusion. Indeed, the way we see (or don’t see) ourselves, as represented in entertainment and mass media, can have a … Continue reading

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A recent study on the educational value of museum field trips may provide a model for assessing other types of arts exposure in school settings. The study, published in EducationNext by researchers from the University of Arkansas, identified significant gains in knowledge … Continue reading

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