by Steven Leigh Morris
A Modest Proposal
In May of this year, The Ahmanson Foundation approached LA STAGE Alliance and NPO Solutions with an idea to help address and redress the sundry forms of poverty that challenge the L.A. theater community.
According to a 2015 study presented by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance, L.A.’s cultural institutions are experiencing a nearly 20% increase in audience against a backdrop of diminishing income and rising costs. In the past decade, we’ve seen some of our most entrenched theaters compelled to move or close, due to sudden and