Professional Development Funding Opportunities for support from VAPAC for Members

The VAPAC Executive has once again identified opportunities in our Strategic Plan to allocate funds to support the professional development of Member venues’ staff in 2015. We acknowledge the opportunities for our membership through participation in industry events such as these, and encourage members to attend, and to consider applying for … [Read more...]

Disability can be a learning experience for all children

Great article in the Guardian newspaper re the benefits of interaction between disabled and non disabled children together in an arts environment Details here … [Read more...]

CourtHouse Youth Arts in Geelong – seeks a new team

Courthouse ARTS has undergone a facelift and will emerge in early 2015 with a new look, a new team, a new programming approach, and new 'take over the world' plan!   In 2016 Courthouse ARTS will turn 20 years old and has seen many changes in this time. This time the evolution of the Youth Arts Company has turned into four new and exciting roles. … [Read more...]

Jekyll or Hyde – digital theatre screenings

The debate over the Jekyll and Hyde potential of digital screenings has been gathering pace recently.  On the eve of the UK Theatre / ITC Digital Forum I’ve been wondering is it time for the live performance equivalent of the Independent Cinema Office? Live screenings are becoming an increasingly important part of the programming mix of cinemas, … [Read more...]