ArtsScape

ArtsScape is a business affairs consultancy for the creative industries that specialises in arts and entertainment, including the performing arts, film, event cinema, TV, festivals, exhibitions and digital projects. ArtsScape was founded by Caroline Barnett and Bernadette Thomas. For further background please see: http://www.artsscape.co.uk/whoweare.php What We Offer We are fast to respond with clear, practical advice borne of years of experience both as in-house lawyers and in private practice in the arts and entertainment industries. We cover a wide range of areas including the drafting, review and negotiation of contracts, as well as advice on copyright, trade marks, advertising, rights clearance, corporate, charity and governance issues. We also provide training. Our Experience Our clients include The Royal Opera House, National Theatre of Scotland, Almeida Theatre, King’s College London, Roundhouse, Everyman & Playhouse Liverpool, UK Theatre, Mammoth Screen (a subsidiary of ITV and producer of "Poldark"), the London Film Academy and Welcome to Yorkshire (for the opening ceremony of the Tour de France). We work for organisations of all sizes in both the private and not for profit sectors, as well as for individual artists and producers. Testimonials " I can't tell you how refreshing it is to be working with ArtsScape. Straightforward, no-nonsense, quick and, best of all, not patronising! It's so comforting to know that you can pass something to a safe pair of hands" James Penny, Commercial Director, Mammoth Screen "ArtsScape is an excellent resource for a rapidly changing arts sector where, from a business affairs perspective, so much of what is done is being done for the first time. It is great to be able to take advantage of Caroline and Bernadette's long experience and responsive support" Fiona Le Roy, General Counsel, Royal Opera House "ArtsScape has been swift and thorough in giving advice; they are quick to understand the issue and supportive in helping to solve the problem. They understand not only the fast moving life of a producing theatre company but also they appreciate how urgent the most unlikely things can be" Denise Wood, Executive Director, Almeida Theatre Legal services.