Rick Dildine: A New World
A New World
Rick Dildine, Artistic Director and CEO, Shakespeare Festival St. Louis
In 2010, Shakespeare Festival St. Louis gave the entire canon to its residents with only one rule: make the play happen any way you see fit. Since committing to a radical form of community theatre, SFSTL has seen its mainstage audience increase over thirty percent and its funding increase at the same rate.
This Talk was delivered at the National Innovation Summit for Arts & Culture on October 21, 2013 at the History Colorado Center in Denver, CO. To learn more about the Summit, please visit artsfwd.org/summit.
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