Sample Arts Matter Curtain Speech

Good evening and welcome. My name is ______ and I am the _____ here at _______.

We all know that art drives the economy, enhances education, and helps build vibrant and connected communities.

We at YOUR INSTITUTION live and breathe this through our performances like _____.

Over the past eight months, YOUR ORGANIZATION and the Create the Vote coalition have come together to show that arts matter in Massachusetts and should matter in this election. 

Tomorrow, November 4 is election day, and we need to make sure the creative community turns out and votes.

Before you do, make sure you check out the candidates's positions on arts and culture at And please share with friends, family, and fellow voters.

Together, we can move the conversation that the arts from aren't just nice but necessary.


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