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Networking the sector

this month we look at wellbeing for our sector...and our planet

NSW Presenters and Producers Networking 
This month held the first meeting of the NSW Performing Arts and Wellbeing Advisory Group and additional partner meetings to develop a NSW forum in September 2017 on this important topic. More information will be available on our website and in the next e-news.

It was also the second meeting in 2017 of the NSW Theatre Producers Group who are actively pursuing theatre advocacy and lobbying campaigns with TNN.

And hot on the heels of the March NSW Presenters and Producers networking event is this informative and demystifying TOURING WORKSHOP : Presented by AOT, NAPACA & TNN

When? Fri. 21 July 2017 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where? 107 PROJECTS 107 Redfern Street Redfern, NSW 
Not sure where to start with touring? Join us for a full-day workshop that tells you everything you need to know about getting your work on the road! An informative, demystifying workshop for … 
Read More and BOOK NOW!

Join Climate Change Theatre Action 2017! Host an Event in Your Community!

Chantal Bilodeau, Founder, Artists & Climate Change and Artistic Director of The Arctic Cycle spoke with TNN to encourage our Associates to join in this international event from wherever they might be. Climate Change Theatre Action (CCTA) is a worldwide series of readings and performances of short climate change plays presented in support of the United Nations COP23 meeting chaired by Fiji and hosted in … Read More

Climate resources to live (and work) by…

For those of you who have long been following the work of Julie's Bicycle, this post may not give you anything new but TNN has recently undertaken to complete an environmental assessment of our organisation using nothing but the resources through Julie's Bicycle and the support of like-minded theatre peers in Australia.

In the spirit of making this world a better place and knowing that the theatre sector is instrumental in this, we thought we'd share our journey with you in case you wanted to do the same. As we progress we'll share with you how we get on with our pledge...and perhaps we'll inspire others to do the same or share their stories... Read More



Create NSW May Update

Create NSW (formerly Arts NSW and Screen NSW) is now officially launched and funding through Create NSW’s Arts and Cultural Development Program is open for the following:   Aboriginal Quick Response – no closing date Artist Support Quick Response – no closing date Visual Arts Fellowships – Established and Emerging categories – closing 5 June Virtual … Read More

Creative Partnerships Fundamentals of Fundraising

NSW State Manager, Creative Partnerships, Marie-Louise Carroll will lead a Fundamentals of Fundraising workshop at Casula Powerhouse on 15th May. Western Sydney, Monday 15 May 2017 Venue: Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, 1 Powerhouse Road, Casula “The Fundamentals of Fundraising provides a comprehensive overview of the foundations and principles that all arts fundraising and development staff need … Read More

Australia Council funding and Blacktown funding workshop

Are you beavering away on your Australia Council funding application? Or do you need to know more about the current funding rounds? Next rounds close on 6th of June! Perhaps you need a bit of guidance with your funding application?… Blacktown Arts Centre is hosting a Grant Writing Workshop this Saturday, 13 May 2017 | 10.30 … Read More


Professional Development (& other great opportunities)

Getting your board on board 

AUSTRALIA COUNCIL ARTS GOVERNANCE PROGRAM The Australia Council has launched a new, national Arts Governance Program with full-day workshops and webinars now open for registration. The program is being developed and delivered with the Institute of Community Directors Australia, an Our Community enterprise. These workshops and webinars, primarily designed for small-medium arts organisations, will enhance …


BOOK NOW DATE AND TIME Fri. 21 July 2017 10:00 am – 4:00 pm AEST LOCATION 107 PROJECTS 107 Redfern Street Redfern, NSW 2016 Not sure where to start? Join us for a full-day workshop that tells you everything you need to know about getting your work on the road! An informative, demystifying workshop for … Read More


Awards and Newsy Bits…


 Creative Partnerships Award 

And if you're interested in partnerships and fundraising look out for the Creative Partnerships Award recipients... On Monday, 26 June 2017 at the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA), Melbourne, Creative Partnerships will hold its awards that honour the leaders who foster enduring partnerships between the cultural and private sectors and encourage a spirit of giving to the arts. 

Brenna Hobson leaving – Belvoir St for Scotland #istandwiththearts

May 12, 2017

TNN would like to formally wish Brenna all the very best for her new role in Scotland. Their gain is indeed our loss …with many thanks for all your work and dedication to our theatre sector Brenna! Executive Director of Belvoir, Brenna Hobson, has been appointed Executive Producer of the world-renowned National Theatre of Scotland. … Read More

Farewell to Tamara #istandwiththearts

May 12, 2017

It is with great respect and thanks to all she has done for the arts, that TNN shares this week’s news of her resignation after 22 years at the helm of NAVA … After twenty-two years, Tamara Winikoff OAM has announced her resignation as Executive Director of NAVA, the peak national body protecting and promoting the Australian … Read More


What’s On: theatre industry events around the state and further afield

TNN now has a website page dedicated to improving your busy calendar with a listing of local, state, national and international events that provide support, information or professional connections for the NSW theatre sector. TNN will update these through our blog throughout the year and, of course, through our e-news* and social media. Wherever possible we provide the direct link to the event’s website.

Artsfront May update…

From the team at Artsfront…. First Peoples Cultural Summit – Public Gallery Session  The Marram-Nganjinu Biik-Gurin (We are Country) First Nations Cultural Summit – 8-10 May – concludes today (Wednesday 10 May). Whilst the advertised Public Gallery session is going ahead the organisers have decided not to live stream today’s session. An update regarding … Read More

Are you reaching your audience potential?

The next SAMAG Seminar  will showcase organisations large and small who have pursued new audiences by continuing to make their work as open and accessible to everyone to engage with as possible. Panellists will share the ways in which they’ve made their programs accessible, and what the outcomes, and also the challenges, have been along … Read More

If you need assistance or further advice on any of the material in this e-news please don't hesitate to contact us. If you have information to share with your NSW colleagues please send it to Jane Kreis, Director at 
Look forward to catching up around the sector,
Jane Kreis

Theatre Network NSW
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