Healthy Ecology

‘BEHIND THE SCENES’ PODCASTS 6 MAY 2019

Joe Toohey and Simone Schinkel Simone Schinkel chats TNA’s work leading up to Federal Elections, upcoming initiatives to better support independent producers, submissions to the Australian Council for the Arts new strategy. Simone is joined by Joe Toohey from Regional Arts Victoria to chat being co-convenors of Arts Industry Council Victoria (AICV) and state-level advocacy … Continue reading ‘BEHIND THE SCENES’ PODCASTS 6 MAY 2019

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Federal Election Bulletin – May 2019

As we approach the federal election on the 18th May, TNA has summarised the three major parties’ arts platforms, see below. While the Australian Greens published an arts policy “A Creative Australia” on Sunday 28th April, and Labor announced their arts policy – “Renewing Creative Australia”on Saturday 11th May, the Liberal party have yet to announce a comprehensive arts … Continue reading Federal Election Bulletin – May 2019

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Victorian Roundtable Series

This year, Theatre Network Australia is hosting a Roundtable Series that will culminate in our wider member gathering in November. Each roundtable will be structured as a facilitated working session with a specific topic, and be limited to 25 participants to allow for deep and strategic discussion. Roundtable #1 – Strengthening a diverse ecology – Independents, Small to Mediums and Majors. (All … Continue reading Victorian Roundtable Series

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‘BEHIND THE SCENES’ PODCASTS 8 Apr 2019

Xanthe Beesley & Nicole Beyer Nicole Beyer introduces TNA’s advocacy campaigns leading up to the Federal Elections and around Safe Theatres. Xanthe Beesley, independent artist, Artistic Programming Manager at La Mama Theatre, and Co-Artistic Director at Union House Theatre talks about her work across the multiple roles. Listen here: https://varadio.podbean.com/e/behind-the-scenes-8th-april-2019/

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Advocating for a Secure Creative Future for Australia

TNA, along with an alliance of performing arts peak organisations,[1] has been working on a grass-roots campaign of meetings with Members of Parliament and Candidates, as we head to the election in May. We believe an industry roadmap should bring together the following priorities: Establish a National Indigenous Arts and Cultural Authority to provide leadership and … Continue reading Advocating for a Secure Creative Future for Australia

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