LEANARTS is an experimental pilot program designed to support promising performing arts initiatives in Toronto by introducing them to the tools and methodologies used by technology startups.

Over five weeks, teams from a variety of performing arts disciplines will work with experienced mentors and instructors to shape project ideas by applying startup techniques focussed on customer validated feedback and learning. The program is structured through a mix of collaborative weekly sessions, one-on-one mentorship and assignments.

Led by Opera.ca and delivered by The Working Group in association with MaRS, the program will deliver valuable insights into how performing arts organizations can test their project ideas, explore new business models and improve the probability of funding....
LEANARTS is an experimental pilot program designed to support promising performing arts initiatives in Toronto by introducing them to the tools and methodologies used by technology startups.

Over five weeks, teams from a variety of performing arts disciplines will work with experienced mentors and instructors to shape project ideas by applying startup techniques focussed on customer validated feedback and learning. The program is structured through a mix of collaborative weekly sessions, one-on-one mentorship and assignments.

Led by Opera.ca and delivered by The Working Group in association with MaRS, the program will deliver valuable insights into how performing arts organizations can test their project ideas, explore new business models and improve the probability of funding.
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