Specialist Breakout Sessions, 1.30pm - 4.00pm
These separate sessions will focus on specialist strands for specific departments, teams of people or sets of skills, exploring scenarios and the detail of both day-to-day working and long-term planning. Delegates will choose from:
Practical Approaches for Public-facing Teams
including building and operational challenges and solutions, improving customer / audience engagement from box office, front-of-house and catering
Marketing and Audience Development
including creating inclusive and accessible marketing materials, providing in-performance access services and developing audiences for professional performance by disabled artists and companies
Programming and Production of Professional Dance Performance
including ‘why programme work by disabled people?’, peer-led discussion, information sharing, and presentation of experiences from programmes, venue or festival directors on their support of disabled artists' work.