Richard Maloney Discusses the Performing Arts Administration Program
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Become a leader in the performing arts field. Performing Arts Administration at NYU Steinhardt builds on your background in dance, theatre, music, opera, or film to help you become an expert administrator in the industry. Prepare for your management career with:

  • Comprehensive training in topics including marketing, accounting, finance, planning, law, cultural policy, and philanthropic development
  • Intensive cross-sector courses at NYU Stern and NYU Wagner
  • Mentor-rich internship opportunities with major arts organizations throughout New York City and beyond
  • The option to participate in study abroad experiences in Europe focused on management in visual and performing arts
  • A built-in network of colleagues and mentors 

Our seasoned faculty have equipped alumni with skills that led to diverse positions at some of the world’s greatest institutions, from The Sundance Foundation to Jazz at Lincoln Center. Both during the program and throughout your career, this community of innovators will help you find success as a performing arts administrator.


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