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Merry Christmas from house

Merry Christmas from house

Three weeks into our blog and already we’re slacking… the truth is, it’s busy in the house office at the moment – we close for Christmas tomorrow, so …More »

On tour with Penguin

On tour with Penguin

George Williams of Long Nose Puppets, who took part in one of the first house tours ‘Penguin’ writes about his experience. …More »

Check casting directors’ identities

Check casting directors’ identities

Warning to artists and performers!

Equity has learnt that someone has been setting up false emails and Facebook accounts using the details of high profile casting directors and then attempting to set up castings; read the full article for tips on how to check their authenticity.

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Contemporary Classic Theatre Commission Announced

Contemporary Classic Theatre Commission Announced

The selection committee for the Contemporary Classic Theatre commission are delighted to announce that theatre company Transport have been awarded the commission to produce a new adaptation of the classic William Shakespeare play As You Like It. …More »

13 tips for those working in arts PR

13 tips for those working in arts PR

Amber Massie-Blomfield, PR director, Mobius Industries Think beyond the role: I think PRs, particularly in house, are often seen as being in quite junior positions and expected to …More »

Online support for amateur arts

Online support for amateur arts

Guidance is being offered to amateur arts groups in the form of a new website launched by Voluntary Arts. Running Your Group provides information on starting up, funding, …More »

International Touring Guide

International Touring Guide

introduction The prospect of taking your work or expertise abroad is attractive for so many reasons. Visiting different countries, different continents, working collaboratively with other artists and makers, …More »

Why Tour Internationally?

Why Tour Internationally?

It is one of the great paradoxes of our times that many of the solutions to our modern world will come from developing services locally whilst at the …More »