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.
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.
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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.
Tips for writing a tech spec, effectively communicating your needs to venues.
Mark Makin pulls together his most helpful tips for successful tour booking.
A guide on writing marketing copy from Arts at the Old Fire Station Marketing Manager, Alex Coke
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
house have put together this resource for venues to self-assess their access provision for staff and patrons.
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.
Arts Council England have created a guide to those applying for Project Grants with access needs and for those who want to make their work as accessible as possible.
This information sheet explains the types of support they can help with at the different stages of applying for a grant.
A list of simple tips for touring companies to integrate access into their tour.
Arts Council England Self Evaluation toolkit for people, companies and partnerships in the arts, cultural and creative sectors.
20 simple ways of making your marketing more accessible.
By Jennifer Tomkins, Head of Marketing and Development, Artsadmin and Jo Verrent, Senior Producer, Unlimited
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.
Claudia West, Theatre Relationship Manager for the South East, has pulled together these top tips for applying for a Grants for the Arts from the Arts Council, based on his most "frequently asked questions" during the application process - these have also been recently updated for the new GFTA process.
Useful for both venues and companies, this email template acts as confirmation to a booking negotiation.