NYS Emmy-nominated Connect NY presents all new episodes featuring stories from across the state that effect all New Yorkers.
December: Urban Re-Development and Renaissance in New York State
URBAN REDEVELOPMENT AND RENAISSANCE IN UPSTATE NEW YORK
Release Date: December 10th at 9 p.m.
How once-thriving urban areas throughout Upstate New York are planning their comeback and how the arts community is leading the way. Connect NY meets artists and visionaries across the region who are tying artistic endeavors to economic development. We learn how these organizations who are fostering an arts and culture renaissance are partnering with state and local funding sources to create sustainable business models that have had positive ripple effects across the region.
• Cheryl Finley, Associate Professor, Department of History, Cornell University
• Maureen Sager, Alliance for the Creative Economy
• Heather Briccetti, President and CEO, The Business Council of New York State
• Additional Panel members: TBA
• Angela Daddabbo and Carey Eidel, Auburn Public Theater