This workshop will enable you to hear from a panel of people experienced in different aspects of this topic, discuss the unique issues around such work, your own experience, how to overcome some of the obstacles and share tips and ideas on all aspects of the making, promotion and presentation of work in/for non-traditional arts spaces.
1.30 – 4.30pm on Friday 31st October
Manchester Central Library
Confirmed Guest Panel:
Tricia Coleman – producer with an interest in immersive and playful experiences and working with ‘hard-to-reach’ community groups. Currently apprentice producer with Manchester International Festival, previous roles include: co-founder of The Larks; assisting the producer for Hazard and Haphazard; Workshop facilitator with Trinity House
Replacing Sue Robinson on the panel is her co-founder and co-director of Culturapedia Robert Howell – has a background in arts policy management with an emphasis on engagement and participation. He is also part of the programming team for Spot On (Rural Touring scheme for Lancashire). Culturapedia has a number of initiatives looking at audience led programming and a track record of finding and using non traditional spaces for producing and presenting arts activity.