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...]

Community Relevance Guide from the Australia Council

As you’re probably aware, audience engagement and community relevance are key areas of interest for the National Regional Programs. So it’s no surprise we’re often asked for tips on building community relevance and engagement strategies. It’s therefore my pleasure to let you know there is now a new resource available on this very topic. The … [Read more...]

2013 Victorian Touring Workshop

Presenters, Producers, Theatre Makers, Performing and Live Artists, Dancers, Directors, Writers, Choreographers, Marketing and PR folk, Technicians, Programmers, and everyone else who participates in the performing arts… You are invited to the 2013 Victorian Touring Workshop. The role of the Victorian Touring Workshop is to provide support and … [Read more...]

Polyglot’s Children’s Theatre

Audiences for children’s theatre have been getting younger and more sophisticated but is there a limit? Can you really created meaningful theatre for babies? That’s the question artists will discuss at a forum on theatre for very young children. The theatre piece which has prompted the discussion is Polyglot Theatre’s How High the Sky created … [Read more...]