The National Rural Touring Forum Annual Conference will take place from Wednesday 7th July – Friday 9th July at the University of Essex Colchester and the Lakeside Theatre Colchester. The conference is a must see event for all those interested in professional arts with rural and other communities. Delegates will include representatives from touring schemes throughout the UK plus international producers and practitioners.
This year’s conference will focus on new networking opportunities for rural touring including music, village fetes, commissioning, new writing for rural touring and young promoter schemes amongst other topics and will offer 3 days of discussion, debate, networking and entertainment. There will be showcase performances and extracts by artists from Italy, Canada and USA plus companies based in the Eastern and South Eastern regions of the UK.