Resources

In the spirit of generosity, house has put together this resource section as a place where you can find and share documentation to support general working theatre knowledge and practice.

house is neither liable nor responsible for any use, misuse, miscommunication or misunderstandings from, or the content of any documents available to download.


‘Demystifying Access’ A guide for producers and performance makers
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‘Demystifying Access’ A guide for producers and performance makers

This guide offers some simple solutions for under resourced small to middle scale performing arts producers and makers whose work is not yet fully inclusive and accessible to disabled people.

10 simple social media tips
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10 simple social media tips

Created by house's Marketing and Engagement Coordinator, this one page document explains 10 simple ways for venues and companies to make the most out of social media.

10 Top Tips for Tour Booking
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10 Top Tips for Tour Booking

Mark Makin pulls together his most helpful tips for successful tour booking.

A guide to copy writing
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A guide to copy writing

A guide on writing marketing copy from Arts at the Old Fire Station Marketing Manager, Alex Coke

A Guide to Print from Arts at the Old Fire Station, Oxford
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A Guide to Print from Arts at the Old Fire Station, Oxford

You have a show! It’s in a venue! Congratulations! Now, you need to get people in to see it, and print is a huge part of that. As the Marketing Manager for a receiving house, I’ve seen a lot of good and bad print: so here’s my basic guide. – Alexandra Coke

Access Audit for Venues
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Access Audit for Venues

house have put together this resource for venues to self-assess their access provision for staff and patrons.

Access information template
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Access information template

Based on the same document which we use in house, this template is for a company to better describe the access provision available for their production.

Access tips for touring
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Access tips for touring

A list of simple tips for touring companies to integrate access into their tour.

An Accessible Marketing Guide
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An Accessible Marketing Guide

20 simple ways of making your marketing more accessible.

By Jennifer Tomkins, Head of Marketing and Development, Artsadmin and Jo Verrent, Senior Producer, Unlimited

An Artist’s Guide to Oxfordshire Venues
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An Artist’s Guide to Oxfordshire Venues

Inspired by Routes In, directors of venues in Oxfordshire have put together guidance around their artistic policy, programming, and facilities for artists interesting in touring the county.