The Value of the Performing Arts in Ten Communities

A Summary Report

Performing Arts Research Coalition, preface by Marc A. Scorca

June 2004, 16 pages. Published by Performing Arts Research Coalition, 1156 15th Street, Suite 810, Washington, DC, 20005, 202-293-4466 x214,,

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This booklet is a summary of the three-year research undertaken by PARC on audience participation in the performing arts in Alaska, Austin, Boston, Cincinnati, Denver, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Pittsburgh, Saratsota, Seattle, and Washington, DC. Full reports on each community are also available online at