Angélica Negrón, Eric Friedman, JiaJia Fei, Sangita Shresthova, Sina Bahram, and Vera Verba
Photos courtesy of the speakers

Lincoln Center Activate

Panel and Exploration of Education and Artistry in the Digital Space

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts


A discussion on responsive artistry and sustainable education programs in the digital space, as well as how to transition non-digital initiatives online. Panelists discuss best practices for leveraging online platforms, critical questions, and latent opportunities. Moderated by Lincoln Center Education’s John Holyoke. Panelists include: Eric Friedman (Director of Digital Learning, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts); Digital Strategist JiaJia Fei (former Director of Digital, The Jewish Museum); composer and multi-instrumentalist Angélica Negrón; and Sangita Shresthova (Director of Research, Civic Paths Group).

Exploratory Workshop
Building on the discussion, guest facilitators Vera Verba (YouTube Manager, Sesame Workshop) and Sina Bahram (President, Prime Access Consulting, Inc.) provide a closer look at their own work in the digital space, discussing their process, discoveries, and lessons learned. Q&A to follow.

Performance Date

Thursday, July 23 from 10:00 am–12:00 pm ET

Part of Lincoln Center Activate (July 21–24)

Thanks to Our Supporters

Major support for Lincoln Center Activate is provided by The Manton Foundation and Dalio Foundation

Lincoln Center at Home is made possible by Founding Partner The Audrey and Martin Gruss Discovery Fund. Major support is provided by the Arnhold Dance Innovation Fund. Additional support is provided by PGIM, the Global Investment Management Business of Prudential Financial, Inc., Rita E. and Gustave M. Hauser, Comcast NBCUniversal, and Lincoln Center’s generous donors and supporters.

Thanks to Our Supporters