Doing our bit for arts advocacy

Have you ever felt comforted by an old film or TV programme, felt energized by a live performance, thought ‘I can do that’, or, ‘I could never do that’? Putting aside the…

Budget Notes

A budget – whether it is for a show, an exhibition, an event or a personal budget – is your roadmap.  It allows you to look at the facts and make choices. …

At the Theatre – ‘La Bete’

At the Theatre ‘La Bete’  – somehow, seeing Mark Rylance pick his nose on stage just did it for me.  Wonderful acting… but why another play about the theatre?  Why now? September…

2010 – A Year of Hospitality

Announcing a Year of Hospitality   The financial belt-tightening is going to be with us for a while longer but I propose we counteract it with overwhelming hospitality.  I have started to…