CLARK ATLANTA UNIVERSITY THEATRE APPRECIATION (CSTA 252) WYSWAT Group Presentation Assignment Date: March 1, 2022 Theatres: Victory Gardens Theatre The Alliance Theatre Oregon Shakespeare Festival Baltimore Center Stage Geffen Playhouse Denver Center Theatre Company Dallas Theatre Center I. Introduction Each member of the group should introduce themselves at the top of the presentation. Follow the group presentations with the name of the organization and a description of the organization that includes: 1. Location 2. Size (small, medium, large), which is based on the budget. 3. Staffing, what is the leadership structure (including board of directors), how many full-time employees. 4. Programming – what type of performances do they produce? What is the length of the season, etc. II. Summary of We See You White American Theatre Using details from the WYWAT website as well as articles found on the internet, summarize the manifesto and the public’s response to the manifesto. You should review at least two articles. III. Equitable Practices of the Organization Does your organization have an EDI statement posted? Did they post a special statement speaking to the unrest during the summer of 2020? Do they have special training or opportunities for BIPOC individuals? Can you find any articles online detailing issues with equity, diversity, or inclusion for this organization? IV. Conclusion Do you think the practices of this organization are good enough to meet the standards of WSYWAT? Are they sustainable (can/will they continue long-term? What is an area they are excelling at? What is an area that they can improve upon? REQUIREMENTS: I. II. III. IV. V. Your presentation should be 7-10 minutes in length (including time for questions) and adequately cover each point above. Each member of the group must speak. You should have 2-4 PowerPoint or Google slides accompany your presentation. Each member should submit a pdf copy of the presentation in Canvas, citing all sources using MLA format. Business casual attire is required for the presentation.