Latest Charles Segars Stories

2011-04-18 12:48:00

LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "While the $12.5 million in cuts to the NEA this year represents a significant reduction, it is encouraging that Congress did not go through with the more extreme measures that House Republicans proposed earlier this year.

2011-03-21 12:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Award-winning actors Alec Baldwin (30 Rock, It's Complicated, The Departed) and Kerry Washington (Ray, Last King of Scotland, Mr. & Mrs. Smith) will be participating in the 24th annual Arts Advocacy Day events in Washington, D.C., April 5.

2011-03-14 16:20:00

LOS ANGELES, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "While it's not surprising that those hungry for constant media attention, like Sarah Palin, would use the misguided words of one former NPR employee as fodder to call the entire organization a mouth piece for the Left, I am surprised that she would go so far as to extend this thinking to the NEA.

2010-02-23 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Arts for LA, the regional advocacy organization facilitating community support for the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) arts education program, has named Charles Segars, CEO of Ovation, as Chair of The Campaign to Save Arts Education in LAUSD.

2010-01-27 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Ovation TV announced the launch of a national arts education initiative at an event for NY City teachers held at the New York Library for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center.

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