The Metropolitan Museum of Art and other major institutions escape city budget cuts, while smaller arts groups outside Manhattan may receive new resources.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art reveals in a court hearing that it has asked New York City to approve a mandatory admissions fee to non-New Yorkers.
Despite its history as a public institution with free entry to all, the museum is considering a mandatory charge to help address budget deficits.
The city’s Theater Subdistrict Council will provide funding for paid training and mentorship opportunities.
The Department of Cultural Affairs has launched an initiative to place CUNY students at paid internships at Carnegie Hall and other institutions.
The glass ceilings at elite cultural organizations are starting to crack after some pressure from the city.
New York City Cultural Affairs Commissioner Thomas Finkelpearl says he has lymphoma.
New York City is considering creating a comprehensive cultural plan to help better understand how to distribute resources.
The South Street Seaport Museum has picked its interim president to lead it as executive director into an uncertain future.