Maximizing Community Impact and Engagement

Date and Time: 
2015 Nov 23 - 1:45pm
Stream 6: Maximizing Community Impact and Engagement
In this session, community media practitioners share their strategies for making sure their organization is a catalyst for change in the community, and is integrated fully with other community organizations and objectives. David Diamond, founder of Headlines Theatre in Vancouver, shares how Headlines' theatre projects involve the community at several levels: - by using non-professionals directly implicated in a local issue to help generate the script - by using non-professionals as actors in the production