We enjoyed a fantastic few days at Worcester University for the New Directions Showcase 2018 and this year it was our turn to host the event alongside NRTF (National Rural Touring Forum). After many hours of decorating, the sports hall was transformed into Worcester University’s very own ‘Village Hall’ – the area used by delegates […]Read More New Directions Showcase 2018
Hello! I am Laura, the Fieldworker for Staffordshire and Derbyshire and I am delighted to be starting this new adventure with Live & Local! I originate from the lovely land of Yorkshire (Leeds) and have been involved in the arts from a young age (surely building treehouses and performing for your family and neighbours count […]Read More Introducing Lovely Laura!
I’m Sophie Kirk and I’m the new Fieldworker for Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire at Live & Local. I’m thrilled to be here! I’m looking forward to working with promotors to bring high quality shows to communities in the East Midlands. Alongside this new adventure with Live & Local, I also work on other exciting arts and […]Read More Meet the Marvellous Sophie!
Hello, I’m Dionne and I am coving the role of Company Administrator whilst the Kirsty is off on maternity leave. I am originally from Warwick, although I now live in beautiful rural south Warwickshire with my family: a MAMIL, two teenage boys and a rescued greyhound. I am very lucky to live in a lovely […]Read More Introducing the delightful Dionne…
Ally and Jo were lucky enough to receive a grant from the NRTF through the Rural Touring Dance Initiative to go and see some dance shows at the Brighton Fringe this year. They packed in as many shows as possible to see if any would be suitable for Rural Touring. Here’s what they had to […]Read More Brighton Fringe
Hi there! My name is Ally and I’m the new Assistant Administrator for Live & Local. I reign originally from Wales (and yes I can pronounce the long village name!) and spent three years in York studying Philosophy. I will be assisting Kirsty, the Company Administrator, in the office with day-to-day tasks including being the […]Read More A warm welcome to Ally the new Assistant Administrator!
Hello! I’m Jo the new Marketing Assistant here at Live and Local. I am thrilled to be joining the team and help spread the joy of theatre and music to rural areas. Having been working for a couple of months now I am getting to know how the marketing department works as well as getting […]Read More Introducing our new Marketing Assistant!