Acting Out: Programming Living History

  • Tuesday, October 23, 2018
  • 10:15 am - 11:30 am
  • Torcello / Burano

Presenter(s): 

Dave Beals, Program Specialist, Washington State Historical Society
Lane Sample, Education and Outreach Coordinator, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum
Mac Buff, Manager of Family and Elementary Initiatives, Tacoma Art Museum

Moderator: 

Gwen Whiting, Lead Curator, Washington State Historical Society

Track: 

  • Community Engagement
Has your institution staged living history performances within your exhibit spaces? If not, here's your chance to learn how it's done for maximum effect and to the delight of your visitors. Starting with a live, interpretative performance, this session will offer strategies and take-home resources for programming memorable, immersive experiences.