Imagining America’s mission is to animate and strengthen the public and civic purposes of humanities, arts and design through mutually beneficial campus-community partnerships that advance democratic scholarship and practice.
Take Part provides a framework for educators to develop programmes to help adults gain the knowledge and skills they need to become empowered as members of their communities.
Theater of War
A theater company that produces readings of Greek plays to military communities across the United States.
The Foundry Theatre
According to their mission The Foundry Theatre aspires to assemble a community of artists with revolutionary ideas for theater and the world in which it is situated.
The Living Theatre
Since 1947 The Living Theater has pioneered work by unconventional writers and on issues facing society.
The Working Theatre
A NYC theater with a mission to create work that reaches out to Americans at all economic, cultural and class levels.
Great Small Works
A collective of artists based in New York who perform and produce a variety of works and view theater as “a model for reanimating the public sphere and participating in democratic life.” The recently working with other groups helped to get the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights signed into law.
Bread and Puppet
Based in Vermont, Bread and Puppet has been doing large scale puppets and political theater since the early Eighties.
The Pen and Brush
Membership organization dedicated to women in the visual, literary and performing arts since 1894.
A community of theater professionals and audience united for equal rights to marriage.
Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
Since 1987 Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS has been raising money and awareness to support those suffering with AIDS.
American Civil Liberties Union of New York State
The New York arm of the American Civil Liberties Union, with a mission to defend the rights of Americans.
A family of organizations looking to bring Americans back into the democratic process.
Not An Alternative
A non-profit organization based in Brooklyn whose mission aims to integrate art, activism and theory in order to affect popular understandings of events, symbols and history.
Planet Connections Theatre festivity
Eco-friendly theatre festival in New York City.