Collaborating with AGIS to Support Performing Arts Businesses

Collaborating with AGIS to Support Performing Arts Businesses

In collaboration with AGIS, we’re announcing the six theater and dance companies that gained financial

  • In collaboration with AGIS, we’re announcing the six theater and dance companies that gained financial support from the #SocialLive venture.
  • On March 1, we’re holding an occasion “SociaLive: Meta and Agis’ motivation to the globe of undertaking arts” to current the winners.
  • This marks the conclusion of the journey started out by Meta and AGIS in the spring of 2021 to assistance, via electronic instruction programmes and concrete contributions, the most fragile realities of the sector influenced by the pandemic.

In collaboration with AGIS, the Italian Basic Association of Accomplishing Arts, we’re saying the winners of the #SociaLive task, introduced to endorse and guidance, with an financial contribution, little and medium-sized accomplishing arts companies afflicted by the pandemic. ARB Dance Enterprise, Clan degli attori, Nuovo Teatro Sanità, Officine della Cultura, Stivalaccio Teatro and Teatro Koreja are the six corporations that have distinguished them selves in the fields of classical and contemporary theater and dance, winning a place on the playbill and a 6,000-euro financial aid grant, which will be awarded by Meta in the upcoming handful of weeks in order to aid their digitalisation. The 6 companies also experienced the option to use the AGIS patronage in the interaction of the display.

The pandemic has indeed seriously affected the whole cultural sector: in accordance to AGIS data,, due to the prolonged suspension of are living displays, theater, new music and dance recorded a 76.7% drop in revenues in 2020, with a loss of 583 million euros when compared to the former yr.

The winners of the contest have been selected by a jury of professionals chaired by journalist and movie critic Piera Detassis and composed of director and screenwriter Giuseppe Gagliardi and musicologist Carla Moreni. Far more than 80 modest and medium-sized businesses took aspect in the initiative focused to the most fragile realities of the executing arts, together with theaters and live performance halls with a maximum capability of 500 individuals, artistic residences, dance and theater companies considered to be cultural centers of inventive output of reference in the place where they work.

The #SociaLive job, the results received till now from the initiative and the doable eventualities that will involve the sector will be at the center of the “SociaLive: Meta and Agis’ commitment to the environment of executing arts” party arranged on March 1st.  The event will consist of speeches by Flavio Arzarello, Community Coverage Supervisor, Italy from Meta, Carlo Fontana, President of Agis and Piera Detassis, President of the contest jury. All through the conference, the operators of the accomplishing arts sector who received the contest will share their experience telling how, thanks to the financial assistance for digitalisation, they have implemented digital applications producing and monetising on the net occasions.

#SociaLive seals our wider collaboration with AGIS, started off in 2021 to guidance the digitalisation and the restoration of the carrying out art sector and produced by means of the “Facebook Tradition Open up Days”, a collection of free of charge webinars with are living-chat with experts, made to enable companies consider all the chances made available by electronic.  A portion committed to society in the on-line hub for SMBs #piccolegrandimprese, with training elements and on-need video clip training, was also offered to these businesses.

“Aware that culture and enjoyment play a central function in people’s nicely-currently being, and characterize an crucial component for social cohesion and inclusion, final year we started out a collaboration with AGIS to assistance the realities of this sector, which ended up going through a extraordinary second owing to the pandemic, by serving to them to seize the opportunities provided by digital. The #SociaLive initiative is the very last piece, in chronological purchase, of a a lot more articulated job that has permitted us to assistance more than 1,700 operators of the sector via instruction things to do, consultancy and absolutely free digital tools to take care of paid gatherings online”.

 Angelo Mazzetti, Head of Plan of Meta for Italy, Greece, Malta and Cyprus.

“This praiseworthy initiative displays how the entertainment sector, which has been strike like few some others by the results of the pandemic, can confirm to be really vital and reactive, in spite of the challenges of the moment”.

Carlo Fontana, President of AGIS

“It was an really favourable working experience. We have had the opportunity to exchange sights and get to know small and medium-sized businesses equipped to categorical their creative talent with great professionalism and, higher than all, a spirit of innovation”.

– Piera Detassis, President of the contest jury

Observe the whole occasion.