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Jack Bond

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Online Community Coordinator for the NRTF.

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Jack’s leaving the NRTF :(

22nd June 2017

Hello all. You may have picked up on it already but I'll be leaving my role with the NRTF today, and also my position with Spot On Lancashire and…

Being Bold: NRTF Conference 2017 UPDATES

16th June 2017

Hello all! Just a few updates regarding the upcoming NRTF Conference at Lakeside Arts in Nottingham on 28/29 June. Firstly, if you haven't booked your place yet then hurry! The…

Shortlist announced for TicketSource Rural Touring Awards

2nd June 2017

The National Rural Touring Forum (NRTF) has announced the shortlist for the first ever awards celebrating rural touring in the UK. Over 700 individuals nominated productions, venues, promoters, schemes, and staff…

NRTF Conference 2017 - BOOKINGS OPEN

5th May 2017

BEING BOLD - NRTF CONFERENCE 2017 Wednesday 28 & Thursday 29 June 2017 Nottingham Lakeside Arts We are delighted to announce that ONLINE BOOKING IS NOW OPEN! Go to https://www.ticketsource.co.uk…

Rural Touring Awards - Deadline 5 May

19th April 2017

Just a reminder to make sure you submit your nominations for the first ever rural touring awards by midnight on Friday 5 May. You can do so via this survey monkey…

The Red Chair Podcast

6th April 2017

About The Red Chair   The Red Chair is based on acclaimed Dundee-born Sarah Cameron’s original book; a surreal story of a dysfunctional family whose father literally eats…

Request for rural touring images

30th March 2017

Hello folks! Recently it's become clear that we could really do with an updated set of general rural touring images for the NRTF to support press releases, news stories…

Audiences for rural touring growing

15th March 2017

Poll of National Rural Touring Forum members finds attendance up 26% over past decade Audience numbers for professional shows in rural communities in England, Wales and Scotland are increasing according to…

Rural Touring Top Tips

3rd March 2017

The NRTF are starting to gather and share little nuggets of what we might call "best practice" around the rural touring networks. There are lots of us doing similar things,…

REMINDER: Spring 2017 Highlights

26th January 2017

Hi Schemes, Following on from my email to you all last week, this is just a reminder to please send me your spring 2017 season highlights by this coming Monday (30 Jan).…

Family Arts Conference 2017

7th December 2016

We’d like to let you know about the Family Arts Campaign’s national Conference taking place on Weds 15 March 2017 at St George’s…

The power of creativity (ACE Blog)

7th November 2016

From the Arts Council's blog... "Our 70th birthday campaign has been inspiring everyone to get creative. Gary Cicinskas, from Creative People and Places project Appetite, blogs about how they'…

What’s new with Strategic Touring? (ACE blog)

7th November 2016

From the Arts Council's blog... "We’ve improved our Strategic Touring guidance to make the process simpler for applicants. Michelle Dickson, our Director of Touring, explains how research…

A picture of theatre in England today (ACE blog)

7th November 2016

From the Arts Council's blog... "Today we published a new report on the current state of theatre in England. It gives a full picture of theatre production, presentation and…

Arts Development UK National Seminar

5th October 2016

ADUK National Seminar 2016: ARTS & RESILIENCE: Changes in Culture On Friday 2nd December, practitioners in Arts & Resilience are gathering at The Phoenix Cinema & Arts Centre, Leicester for…

Young Promoters National Conference

31st August 2016

Creative Arts East is delighted to invite you to the Young Promoters National Conference, ‘ENCOURAGE, CREATE, PROMOTE’ on 18th October, at The Mix, Stowmarket.  ENCOURAGE, CREATE, PROMOTE;…

Call out from Get Creative Family Arts Festival

31st August 2016

The Get Creative Family Arts Festival is taking place throughout the month of October this year, with thousands of events being promoted across the UK. The Festival is a major…

Rural Touring Dance Initiative Call Out - Final Push!

26th August 2016

Hello folks, As I'm sure you know the deadline for appliactions for the Rural Touring Dance Initiative menu is fast approaching on Wednesday 31 August. If you could all spread…

Rural Touring Stories

18th August 2016

Hello all! I'm looking to get a few more rural touring stories to include as latest news items for the website. If you would like to contribute or know…

New Directions Images

29th July 2016

Hello folks! I was just wondering if anyone had any good quality images from New Directions in Falmouth? We didn't have an official photographer this year so we were…

Request for autumn season highlights

21st July 2016

Good afternoon schemes!  It's that time of year again where we ask for your upcoming season highlights! We'll be sending round a direct email reminder too, but…

Call for more rural touring stories!

30th June 2016

As you may or may not have noticed there is a lovely new rural touring story up on the website from Chrissy, the promoter for Calstock Hall in Cornwall (you…

NRTF is now on Facebook!

16th June 2016

Hello all! As you may be aware from last week’s discussion updates I’m the new Online Community Coordinator for the NRTF, taking over from the wonderful…

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