News & Blog

News & Blog

dancers on screen | Long Center

Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre Reimagines Contemporary Dance for the Virtual Stage

It's no secret that the way Austin creates arts has changed drastically in the last six months, and at the Long Center we've been fascinated by the ways creativity is booming and blooming (plus, how we can help). Our next Long Center Create Virtual Event with Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre is a perfect example of this, streaming live September 12!

lawn with crowd | Long Center

Hi, Austin – It's Nice to See You Again

Well aren't you a sight for sore eyes! We know it's been a hot minute since we've seen each other, and though we've let our hair grow out and gotten new glasses while we've been apart, we know there's still a connection here.

red ring beam | Long Center

#RedAlertRESTART the Arts in Austin

This week, we're all about what we miss most about hosting event right now — YOU. So we're turning things upside down to show how much live experiences, concerts, theatrical productions, and gatherings mean to us, while highlighting ALL the individuals that make our industry and our city what it is.

Jackie Nirenberg | Mid-Week Intermission | Long Center

Mid-Week Intermission Friend Edition: Jackie Nirenberg with Capital Metro

This week's Mid-Week Intermission features our friend Jackie Nirenberg from Capital Metro. Jackie leads community engagement for Project Connect, CapMetro's, their new proposal for Austin transit. Find out more about Jackie's favorite memories from attending events at the Long Center and her hobbies once she's off the clock.

family at Long Center | Mid-Week Intermission | Long Center

Mid-Week Intermission Staff Edition: Amber Wadey

For this edition of Mid-Week Intermission, we went straight to Amber Wadey, as our Director of People & Culture. Amber has been an integral part of making sure our team stays motivated while working from home, whether it's organizing group workouts or encouraging our pet pictures in the LC slack channel -- you'll always find Amber ready to tackle whatever problem you throw her way.