Monthly Archives: April 2013

2904, 2013

A PR Campaign for ALL Theatre

By |April 29th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Just wanted to flag the great work that Amelia Bird is doing on this front.You can read more here.

2204, 2013

Independent Producers – A Tipping Point?

By |April 22nd, 2013|Producing, Theatre|0 Comments

Have we reached a tipping point for independent producers?  Is the current crisis tipping over those who have been living and working on a knife-edge into giving up on producing altogether?

Is there a successful business model that an independent producer can implement, or will being independent always involve subsiding your producing work either with another […]

1004, 2013

Together, in a Moment of Time

By |April 10th, 2013|Arts, At the Theatre|0 Comments

After a recent Estrella Morente concert at Sadlers Wells, I started thinking about what it is that performers do, metaphysically speaking.  Performers… … Hold us together in a moment of time.  All 2, 10, 100, or 10,000 of us.  However many the space holds. … They hold us… and then release us. … Sometimes […]

1004, 2013

New Ways of Selling Art

By |April 10th, 2013|Arts, Business for Artists|0 Comments

There is a thought-provoking article about ‘Selling Art’ in the Guardian.  Some of the tips:Remember that ‘normal’ people buy art too – don’t just chase ‘collectors’.Letting people live with the piece before committing to buy.Make it fun!

1004, 2013

Looking for what is Alive …or no more criticism!

By |April 10th, 2013|Arts|0 Comments

I want to share a recent discovery about a unique form of feedback which is called ‘Appreciations’.

This is a technique created by Jay O’Callahan (as described in ‘Making Ideas Happen’):

People need to relax to be able to discover.  Our unconscious won’t come forward and help us see things when we are too logical and focused […]