Impacting Millennials, Shifting Perspectives, Building Community: Field Lessons from Building Bridges

Launched in 2014, APAP’s Building Bridges grant program works with performing arts presenting organizations to expand awareness, knowledge and understanding of Muslim societies in their communities. As this multiyear program sunsets, grantees share how their experiences influenced their programming and engagement strategies and unearthed new approaches to their presenting work for the future.

  • Date:Sunday, Jan. 6
  • Time:1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
  • Room:Hilton Concourse A
  • Session Type:Professional Development
  • Knowledge Level:All Levels
  • Tracks:Engaging Audiences and Communities, Equity‚ Inclusion and Access, Programming and Producing
Micah Ariel James
Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa
Tommy Hensel
Fine and Performing Arts Center, Moraine Valley Community College
Firdaus Arastu
ReThink Media
Steven Hitt
LaGuardia Performing Arts Center
Andrea Assaf