Measure for measure…

 

Help us grow: Take our Festival Evaluation Survey!  (see evaluation tools)

 

There are two ways for you to structure your feedback:

 

 

  1. Tell us something specific that you feel it is important for us to know.  Remember: it is just as important for us to know what you liked as areas where we need to improve!  
  2. For an even more helpful level of feedback, fill out our Feedback form below.  Every question invites you to provide important information that helps us retain and get grant or sponsor funding to keep Shakespeare free!

 

There are three ways for you to provide us with feedback:

 

  1. Use a Festival program tear-sheet or drop a note to us in the Bard Basket or at the gate
  2. Copy and fill out the form below into an email or e-attachment (or just write out your specific comments) and send to our e-contact information
  3. Print out the form below and send it to us snail mail at:

 

The Iowa Shakespeare Experience, 669 20th Street, Des Moines, Iowa 50314

 

 

 

 

Shakesperience ™ Festival 

Feedback Form

Your opinion is important to the Festival!

 By taking a few minutes to provide your opinion, you can help us grow.
Please tell us what you think using this convenient form. Thank you! 

0. Was this your first time attending the Iowa Shakesperience Fest?

Was this your first time attending the Iowa Shakesperience Fest?   Yes

No

 

 

 

1.With “1” being Good/Great, “2” being Average, and “3” being poor, please indicate how you rank your overall experience at the Festival:

1 2 3

 

 

Comments:

 

 

 

2.)  With “1” being Good/Great, “2” being Average, and “3” being poor, please indicate how you rank the quality of the theatre at the Festival:

1 2 3

 

 

Comments:

 

 

 

2) Please rank 

2.   What are your reasons for attending the Festival?
Of the following options, please rate your top three reasons. "1" being top priority, "2" second priority, "3" your third.

 

I enjoy Shakespeare

 

 

I want to learn more about Shakespeare

 

I enjoy theatre

 

I enjoy the atmosphere- picnicking, being along the river, being under the stars

 

I enjoy the chance to spend time out with my family or friends

 

I like participating in this kind of annual event in our community

 

The Festival is affordable

 

The ease of parking or generally, the convenience of the location

 

Other: _____________________________

 

HOW DID YOU HEAR ABOUT THE FESTIVAL? PLEASE CHECK ALL THAT APPLY

 

Newspaper

Newsletter announcement

Direct mail to my home or office

E-mail notice

Book Festival website

Another website

Radio or television

I picked up a bookmark and/or flyer.

Information was sent home from school or Library workshop.

Somebody talked to me about the festival.

I am a current Board member or employee of a sponsoring organization.

Other

For "Other," please specify:

4.)  With “1” being Metro Des Moines, “2” being a 30- 90 minute drive, and “3” being more than a 90 minute drive, please indicate how far you came (ONE WAY) to attend the Festival:

 

1 2 3

 

 

 

5,)Did you patronize any businesses/cafes/shops/hotels as a direct result of coming to the Festival?  (For example, purchasing picnic supplies, shopping or window shopping expedition, patronizing cafes, restaurants, taverns or hotel/motels, Bed and Breakfasts, or Campgrounds?  Visiting galleries or museums?) 

 

If so, where were these businesses located?
Please check all that apply:
Nearby “Historic East Village” location (Same side of River as Festival)

Historic Court Avenue or other downtown location (other side of River from Festival)
In Historic Valley Junction 

Other location in the Des Moines Suburbs

  In or near a Des Moines area Mall
Stopped enroute outside of Des Moines while driving to Des Moines
Plan to stop enroute outside of Des Moines while driving home 

6.) Any other comments:

 

 

OPTIONAL INFORMATION:


The following information is optional, but would help us better understand our audiences:

 

7.) I would describe my ethnicity/race as (check all that apply): 

 

Caucasian / white

African American

Of Hispanic Origin / Latino

Asian 

Native American

English is not my primary language

Other

 

 

8.) My age:

Youth (under 10 years)

Pre-teen (11-12 years)

Teen (13-17 years)

Young Adult (18-21 years)

22-30

30-40

40-50

50-60

60-70

Over 70

 

9.) I would describe my income/standard of living as (check all that apply):

 

Middle class

Working class

Upper class

Well-to-do

Retired

Struggling

Hit by the current economy

 

I WOULD DESCRIBE MY PRIMARY LIFESTYLE AS BEING ONE ASSOCIATED WITH BEING A:

Student

Artist

Educator

Services Provider or sales

Government employee

Self Employed

Small business owner

Mid size business owner

Large business owner

Corporate employee

Corporate manager

Corporate leadership

Other 

 

 

 

 

What motivated you to attend the 2009 Iowa Shakespeare Experience?

 

 

4. How did you hear about this year's festival? (check all that apply)

 

How did you hear about this year's festival? (check all that apply)   Newspaper

Newsletter announcement

Direct mail to my home or office

E-mail notice

Book Festival website

Another website

Radio or television

I picked up a bookmark and/or flyer.

Information was sent home from school or Library workshop.

Somebody talked to me about the festival.

I am a current Board member or employee of a sponsoring organization.

Other

For "Other," please specify:

 

5. About how far (one way) did you travel from your home to attend the festival?

 

About how far (one way) did you travel from your home to attend the festival?   Less than 50 miles

50-99 miles

100-250 miles

More than 250 miles

 

 

6.)Did you patronize any businesses/cafes/shops/hotels as a direct result of coming to the Festival?  (For example, purchasing picnic supplies, shopping or window shopping expedition, patronizing cafes, restaurants, taverns or hotel/motels, Bed and Breakfasts, campgrounds?  Visiting galleries or museums?) 

If so, where were they located?

Please check all that apply:
Nearby “Historic East Village” location (same side of River as Festival)

Historic Court Avenue or other downtown location (other side of River from Festival)
In Historic Valley Junction 

Other location in the Des Moines suburbs
In or near a Des Moines area Mall
Stopped enroute outside of Des Moines while driving to Des Moines
Plan to stop enroute outside of Des Moines while driving home