Performing Arts Panel
Cllr Al O’Kane is the Chair.
The Panel compromises of Cllrs: Nick White, Garry Collinson, Peter Macfadyen, Pippa Goldfinger, Richard Acroyd, Sheila Gore, Tim O’Connor, Toby Eliot.
Mark Brookes Brookesm@frometowncouncil.gov.uk 01373 475574.
What the panel will be doing:
Identify the issues faced by Venues, Performers, Industry professionals, Performing arts groups, Audiences.
Evaluate feedback and look at what is good, what can be improved, what people and organisations need, and what the Town Council might be able to do to help.
Determine potential projects.
Refine projects that have been identified.
Agree a way forward.
It was agreed at Council 23 March that six meetings should take place. Agreed dates are as follows:
Performers meeting: 17 May GBLOCK Hall Frome College Bath Road, Frome BA11 2HQ 7pm start
Industry professionals meeting: 9 June Rook Lane Chapel, Bath St, Frome BA11 1DN 7pm start
Performing arts charities/groups meeting: 19 July Rook Lane Chapel, Bath St, Frome BA11 1DN 7pm start
Audiences meeting: 16 August Assembly Rooms (Frome Memorial Theatre) Christchurch St W, Frome BA11 1EB 7pm start
Roundup /feedback meeting: 22 September Assembly Rooms (Frome Memorial Theatre) Christchurch St W, Frome BA11 1EB 7pm start
Notes and summaries from the panel meetings:
Venues meeting 28 April
Performers meeting: 17 May
Industry professionals meeting 9 June
Performing arts charities/groups meeting: 19 July
Audiences meeting: 16 August