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31 Mar 2017 Arts People

“Be brave and go for it”, artist and gallery founder Lynette Gray advises those starting their careers.

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30 Mar 2017 Arts People

Applied theatre and social inclusion: Acting Now’s Artistic Director Marina Pallares-Elias takes us through a week in her working life.

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30 Mar 2017 Arts People

After co-founding a successful dance company, Francesca Moseley reflects on her career as a producer, the support she has received and what it’s like to work freelance.

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23 Mar 2017 Arts People

The new Executive Director of Protein Dance, Franck Bordese, looks back on his career championing cross-artforms and engagement work.

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20 Mar 2017 Feature

The rise of the selfie has created new problems for those managing ‘dark tourism’ sites, such as Auschwitz-Birkenau. Félicie Kertudo examines how they can promote themselves ethically. 

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20 Mar 2017 Arts People

How does the Director of a PR firm juggle staying in touch with clients, getting to press nights and meeting journalists by the fireside? Chloé Nelkin offers a peek into her working life.

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16 Mar 2017 Arts People

As he prepares to step down as Executive Producer for Tara Arts, Jonathan Kennedy looks back over the steps of his career so far.

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08 Mar 2017 Feature

PR is about so much more than column inches, but how do you measure a campaign’s success? Amy Finlayson guides us through her straightforward approach.

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06 Mar 2017 Feature

Live screenings and event cinema are diversifying audiences by making art accessible and available to everyone, argues Daniel Fountain.

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06 Mar 2017 Arts People

Soak up the world around you and find time for the things that matter, advises Marketing Manager Monique Baptiste-Brown.

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06 Mar 2017 Feature

Forget talk about millenials and generation Y – what does a teenager think is the best way to engage young people in the arts? Tia Duff offers her advice.

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06 Mar 2017 Arts People

Meetings with artists, digital optimisation and Mr Tibbs the dog – Amanda Fawcett shares a week in the life of an Assistant Producer.

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02 Mar 2017 Case study

Kevin Edward Turner talks through the stages of his choreographic process for Company Chameleon’s latest work, which explores his own mental health.  

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20 Feb 2017 Arts People

As she joins Punchdrunk as Executive Director, Rebecca Dawson looks back on her career so far. 

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16 Feb 2017 Arts People

What happens in the week of a Communications Manager? Nicola Osmond-Evans of RIBA fills us in.

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16 Feb 2017 Arts People

As he leaves DanceXchange, David Massingham reflects on his journey from distributing Christmas hampers to establishing Birmingham as an international dance city.

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13 Feb 2017 Feature

Is your organisation’s Facebook page failing to gain traction? Paul Taylor shares ten essential tips to boost your profile.

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09 Feb 2017 Opinion

No wonder there is so much talk about the death of opera when people are excluded from it all the time, says Bill Bankes-Jones. But are attitudes finally starting to change?

Olivier Jamin with his artworks
09 Feb 2017 Arts People

Don’t worry about rejection, and stay in touch with people who have successfully applied for funding, advises contemporary artist Olivier Jamin.

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02 Feb 2017 Arts People

What should you look for in a guru? As she leaves the Arts Marketing Association, Julie Aldridge reveals who has helped and guided her career – and how.