The Arts: A Shifting Landscape Panel Discussion

, Workshops and Learning
Friday 19 July 2019

Part of Departure Lounge Festival 2019

Friday 19 July, 11am - 12:30pm
Venue: Garden Stage
Panel Discussion

FREE to attend but places must be reserved in advance
This discussion will be BSL Interpreted and followed by a free Networking Lunch.

Departure Lounge will once again see the return of the ever-popular panel discussion which, for this year, will focus on 'The Arts: A Shifting Landscape'

Practitioners, artists and audiences come together for a fascinating and insightful discussion with leaders from a range of inspirational arts organisations in the UK.

Chairing the discussion will be British theatre critic, writer and journalist Lyn Gardner.

The panel of provocateurs will include: Jo Crowley (Executive Producer of 1927 Theatre Company), Sarah Brigham (Chief Executive and Artistic Director of Derby Theatre); Tarek Iskander (new Artistic Director of Battersea Arts Centre) and Charlotte Bennett (joint Artistic Director of Paines Plough). 

Departure Lounge Panel Discussion 2019 Panelists

Accessible Performances

Captioned by Difference Engine and BSL Interpreted: Friday 19 July, 11:00am - 12:30pm

BSL Interpretation provided by TheatreSign – Laura Miller and Laura Goulden

Networking Lunch

The panel discussion will be followed by a free lunch, with a chance to meet fellow artists, theatre makers and programmers follows the panel discussion. 

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This workshop is presented by The Big House. Big House is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and is aimed at developing your company as a business.  We help you develop new audiences, identify funding opportunities, boost your profile with venues and develop your company into a sustainable business.

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