A report for discussion at the Touring Forum on 14 October 2015. The report looks at new financial models in theatre touring, especially taking into consideration the potential of the new tax credits.
A document for discussion at the Touring Forum on 14 October 2015 – the Code covers basic issues around transparency and working in a timely manner, without constricting commercial deal making between venues and producers.
The agenda included an update from Lorna Duguid from Creative Scotland on Open Project and Regular Funding and discussions that linked in with presentations by Lisa Denham (Scottish Borders Live Touring), Alan Thomson and Ken Gough (Dumfries and Galloway) and Duncan Hendry on touring consortia in Scotland.
The Touring Forum agenda focused around touring consortia and this document includes notes on the presentation by Alan Thomson (DG Unlimited) and Ken Gouge (Dumfries & Galloway Arts Festival).
The Touring Forum agenda focused around touring consortia and this document includes notes on the presentation on mid to large scale touring by Duncan Hendry (Festival City Theatres Trust).
The agenda included a discussion with Laura Mackenzie-Stuart from Creative Scotland on the recent Regular Funding announcement and information on FST’s new Touring Event and Emporium 2015.