Instruments of Arts Management 1

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Code Completion Credits Range Language Instruction Semester
206NMU1 ZK 4 2T Czech winter

Subject guarantor


Name of lecturer(s)


Learning outcomes of the course unit

  1. To extend the knowledge of the student in the strategic and project management methods and tools useful for independent producers and organizations in the arts.
  2. To get students to know how to use selected tools of managment through practical examples.

Mode of study


Prerequisites and co-requisites


Course contents

  1. Mission and vision of an arts organization.
  2. Strategic planning process.
  3. External environment analysis.
  4. Internal analysis of an organization.
  5. Strategic plan formulation.
  6. Strategy implementation.
  7. Strategic planning evaluation process.
  8. Portfolio, program and project management in an arts organization.
  9. Tools and methods in the project initiation phase.
  10. Tools and methods in the planning phase.
  11. Tools and methods in the implementation phase.
  12. Tools and methods in the project assessment and closing phase.
  13. Examples of project management implementation into a functional structure of a theatre institution.

Recommended or required reading

A guide to the project management body of knowledge [Kniha]. - Newtown Square, Pennsylvania : Project Management Institute, 2008.

Bryson John M. Strategic Planning for Public and Nonprofit Organizations: A Guide to Strengthening and Sustaining Organizational Achievement [Kniha]. - [místo neznámé] : Wiley, 2004.

Byrnes William J. Management and The Arts [Kniha]. - London : Focal Press, 2008.

Celentano Suzanne Carmack a Marshall Kevin Theatre Management. a successful guide to producing plays on commercial and non-profit stages [Kniha]. - Studio City : Players press, 1998.

Černý Ondřej a kolektiv autorů Transformace pražských divadel [Online] // Institut umění - Divadelní ústav. - 2013. - 15. 06 2013. -

Doležal Jan [a další] Projektový management podle IPMA [Kniha]. - Praha : Grada Publishing, 2009.

Dvořák Jan Kreativní management pro divadlo aneb O divadle jinak [Kniha]. - Praha : Pražská scéna, 2004.

Hagoort Giep Umělecký management v podnikatelském stylu [Kniha]. - Praha : Akademie múzických umění v Praze & KANT, 2009.

Kaiser Michael M. Strategické plánování v umění: Praktický průvodce [Kniha]. - Praha : Institut umění - Divadelní ústav, 2009.

Plamínek Jiří a Fišer Roman Řízení podle kompetencí [Kniha]. - Praha : Grada publishing, 2005.

Rosenau Milton D. Řízení projektů [Kniha]. - Brno : Computer Press, 2007.

Stein Tobie S. a Bathurst Jessica Performing Arts Management [Kniha]. - New York : Allworth Press, 2008.

Svozilová Alena Projektový management [Kniha]. - Praha : Grada Publishing, 2011.

Vítek Svetozar Řízení a organizace divadla [Kniha]. - Praha : Akademie múzických umění v Praze, 1986.

Volz Jim How to run a Theatre [Kniha]. - New York : Back Stage Books, 2004.

Webb Duncan M. Running Theatres [Kniha]. - New York : Allworth Press, 2004.

Assessment methods and criteria

Obligatory attendance at seminars - 65%,

To succesfuly accomplish the course students can choose to either

a) submitt a paper in the form of strategic plan of an artistic organisation


b) oral exam of the subject matter

Schedule for winter semester 2019/2020:

room R308

(Karlova 26, Praha 1)
(lecture parallel1)
Date Day Time Tutor Location Notes No. of paralel
Tue 13:15–14:45 Michal LÁZŇOVSKÝ Kabinet
Karlova 26, Praha 1
lecture parallel1

Schedule for summer semester 2019/2020:

The schedule has not yet been prepared

The subject is a part of the following study plans