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An Arts Advocacy Day graphic on a teal background. The text reads: San Francisco Tuesday, March 21st, 2017. Arts Advocacy Day, 12:00 - 1:30pm @ City Hall: Polk Street Steps. With colorful pictures.

Theatre Bay Area staff joined nearly 400 artists, arts administrators, cultural producers, and cultural ambassadors in a spirited rally to advocate for (1) policy priorities (2) a message of “No Cuts,” and (3) stories about the transformative nature of cultural and creative expression.

a group of artists holding protest signs on the steps of city hall in San Francisco

Theatre Bay Area staff gathers with colleagues from Z Space and Yerba Buena Gardens Festival to rally sustained arts funding.                

Thank you to our colleagues at Arts For a Better Bay Area, Z Space, San Francisco Opera, SFMOMA, Cultural Odyssey, SomArts, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, LINES Ballet, and countless others who showed up to share their support and lend their voice to this important cause.

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