Setting up a Theatre Company and a Charity with Jo Salkilld

Artist Development , In Good Company
Friday 28 August 2020

FREE Zoom Workshop

Friday 28 August 11am-12:30pm

As this event is part of a European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) initiative, we will require you to be enrolled in The Big House Programme. If you are not already enrolled, you will find the appropriate form at:

Everything you need to know when deciding whether to register a company, charity or partnership, and which of the seven main types to choose. 

This workshop details the pros and cons of each model from an arts perspective, and covers liability, structure and governance, compliance and regulation, finance, taxation and the registration process.

This workshop is facilitated by Jo Salkilld an independent arts consultant, specialising in supporting young and emerging companies and artists. Jo is currently Finance Manager and Fundraising Consultant at New Diorama, and runs the Company Models workshop for their Emerging Artists programme.

If you require BSL for this workshop, please email 5 days before the workshop takes place.

You will be sent a Zoom link, meeting ID and password an hour before the workshop via email. This information will be sent to the email address on the account used when signing up to this event, if you have any questions or accessibility requests please email

NB: We will be documenting the event. If you do not wish to be included in images or videos that may be used later for marketing purposes, please let us know beforehand. This project is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund 2014 - 2020.

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