News & Press

November 27, 2018
The GAR Foundation has awarded $350,000 to support Elevate Akron, a new collaboration between the Greater Akron Chamber and the Akron city and Summit County governments to advance the region’s economy. The grant was announced Tuesday as part of nearly $1.7 million in foundation support to local organizations this quarter. “Elevate Akron is aligning economic […] Read Article
October 12, 2018
In memory of Joan Domeck, the Twinsburg Library launched this program to provide members with free passes to visit Summit County’s cultural institutions. In June, ArtsNow and the Twinsburg Public Library, with the generous donations in memory of Joan Domeck, launched its Joan Domeck Community Connections passes program, where guests have the opportunity to reserve […] Read Article
October 2, 2018
To continue its efforts to support arts and culture organizations across Summit County, ArtsNow has integrated its website, with popular platform SummitLive365 launched in October of 2015 as a service of ArtsNow and is a unique forum that serves as a robust arts and culture event calendar for the county and a portal […] Read Article
September 7, 2018
To continue to empower and support arts and culture organizations across Summit County, ArtsNow and Mural Arts Philadelphia are hosting a free two-day workshop on Mon., Sept.17 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. (Part I) and Tues., Sept. 18 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. (Part II). Held at the Akron Urban League, the workshop will be hosted by nationally-renowned artist […] Read Article
August 8, 2018
Akron has been chosen to welcome the nationally renowned Public Theatre Mobile Unit for a free staging of Sweat in Kenmore’s Masonic Temple on Oct. 2, 2018, thanks to a collaborative effort by ArtsNow, the Kenmore Neighborhood Alliance, KenMore Kreative and Victory Lodge. This fall, the Public Theater Mobile Unit is set to produce an 18-stop tour […] Read Article