Here’s the flip side of the housing crunch – Boston is also desperate for arts venues! Let’s make some things happen. #allston #newtonhighlands
The Boston Performing Arts Facilities Assessment was conducted by the nonprofit TDC in partnership with the Boston Planning and Development Agency and the mayor’s office. The report is the second step of Boston Creates, the city’s ambitious cultural plan.
The study includes interviews with 190 space users and 45 space providers. The effort is meant to address a question that’s been plaguing the Boston arts scene for years: Why are artists and some cultural institutions having such a hard time finding performance spaces to utilize?