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house training: touring to regional venues

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The Curve Slough

William Street

Slough

SL1 1XY

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Mark Makin, house touring associate, theatre producer and tour booker will introduce you to the basic skillset and specialist knowledge that you need to successfully book a regional UK tour and approach venues about your work. The session will include how to:

  • Organise a realistic tour schedule and budget
  • Present your company and shows to potential bookers in the best light
  • Understand the different financial and contractual deal options
  • Start building relationships with suitable venues for your work
  • ‘Sell’ your show to programmers

Accessibility

This session will take place in The Gallery. The Curve is fully accessible for everyone. The building has Slough first Adult Changing Place.

If you have any additional access requirements, including if you require a Personal Assistant or carer ticket, or BSL interpreter, please let us know at steph@housetheatre.org.uk when booking. Alternatively, you can get in touch with The Curve team for direct enquiries about the space thecurve@slough.gov.uk or visit their website: www.thecurveslough.com/find-us/

As a venue network, we are keen to engage as many venues as possible in our opportunity to train artists, yet many are listed or old buildings. If you’d like to get in touch regarding this, we’d be happy to discuss how we can make our offers more accessible.

This session is part of a series of half day training opportunities from house. house is delivered by Farnham Maltings and is funded by Arts Council England.

Travel

The Curve is located approximately a five minute walk from Slough rail station.

Please note there is no on-site car parking available at The Curve. Public car parks nearby include Queensmere, Burlington, Herschel and Buckingham Gardens, parking here will be charged at the usual rate.

The Curve has one disabled parking space. If visitors attending wish to use the onsite disabled bay and it is available, please contact the onsite Facilities Officer to arrange access on 07850 067119.

There are designated disabled parking spaces nearby: on the High Street, outside MyCouncil and High Street West (opposite where the old library used to be). Unlimited parking is permitted in Pay & Display bays.

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The Curve Slough

William Street

Slough

SL1 1XY

United Kingdom

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

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