Performing Arts Panel

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.

Staff contact:

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

Performing Arts Panel Meeting Notes 28.04.16.

Performers meeting: 17 May

Performing Arts Panel Meeting Notes 17.05.16

Industry professionals meeting 9 June

Performing Arts Panel Meeting Notes 09.06.2016

Performing arts charities/groups meeting:  19 July

Performing Arts Panel Meeting Notes 19.07.2016

Audiences meeting: 16 August

Performing Arts Panel Meeting Notes 16.08.2016