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  • Live and Local Job Opportunity

    We are looking for a resourceful and effective communicator with good admin and IT skills to be the “face” of Live & Local in Derbyshire and parts of Staffordshire. You will recruit and develop our network of volunteer promoters, support their performances and help to maintain our profile in these Counties.

    A minimum of 3 yrs' relevant experience is essential. Experience of working with volunteers is desirable - enthusiasm for helping people to enjoy the arts is essential. The job is home based and includes evening and weekend work.

    More details under the Jobs link on our website

  • Fond farewell to Beverley Bishop

    GoodBye For Now!

    After 5 years as Development Officer with Creative Arts East, Bev has decided to spread her wings in order to set up my own production and consultancy company. 

  • Artsreach recruiting!

    Artsreach Promotions Officer

    Dorchester, Dorset DT1 1SQ

    Full time (37.5 hours) to start in October 2012

    Artsreach is looking to appoint a key new member of staff to provide graphic design, marketing and publicity expertise for its programmes, especially its performing arts programme, through publicity design and production, website management, press, social networking and general marketing activities.

    For the full details including how to apply please see the attached file.

    Deadline for applications is noon on Tues 28 August.


  • New Directions Showcase Festival 2012 Film

    Thanks to Rachel Bunce for creating this lovely film which gives a snap shot of the New Directions Show Case Festival which took place in June 2012 at Warwick Art Centre.  Curated by China Plate the showcase festival bought together rural touring schemes, voluntary promtoters, small scale venues and performing artists and companies keen to engage with rural touring.