Maaria Linko, University of Helsinki ( [email protected] ) EFRP Helsinki Workshop April 11-12th, 2008. Enjoying excellence in a ”fun city” – looking at festivals from the point of view of audiences. Research questions and data.
Emphasis in this presentation:
participated during the past 12 months
access to tickets
of all respondents
Qualitative data (2006) shows:
The policy of Helsinki: aiming at success in experience economy
Residents and visitors enjoy different aspects of ”fun city” but also interesting programs and the high quality of festival performances and arrangements. Appreciation of experiences and excellence was intertwined with ideas of empowerment.
An excellence logic should be enhanced.