Too Little Too Late: Why Tardiness Can Effect You Getting Shows…

If we’re all being honest, we’ve all been late in our lives more than a few times – late to work, late to bed and late to an appointment, but if we want to adopt a professional attitude being late when it comes to any aspect of performing is a big no no – here’s […]

The Show Must Go On! Things To Consider When Putting On an Event… Pt Two, Booking The Acts

So you want to put on a show? If you’ve seen part one of our guide here you will already have a venue in mind… Now it’s time to book your acts! Here’s part two of our three part series to help budding producers (there’s waay too much to put in just one feature!), so if you […]

Got a Booking – You Need To Ask Questions!

So you have a booking… Whether it’s a corporate booking, theatrical show or private party, before you put that phone down or press send on that email, here’s Lilly Laudanum’s useful checklist of stuff you need to know about the booking:    General for any booking: The contact/booker’s name, mobile number The address of venue […]

Branding, marketing your brand and standing out from the crowd

In a scene where everyone is a performer and we are all going for the few slots on bills across the country, you need to stand out! So you’ve done your research, found a niche that is different to what a lot of others are doing, now you need to brand yourself to sell yourself, the more you […]

Getting a Show, Keeping a Show and Securing a Repeat Booking

So you have your CV, cracking photoset, you have video links to your best acts, you may even have testimonials from credible sources (yes, credible industry related – not friends and family!) and you’ve done a year (or over 30 shows worth) of newcomers slots. So how do you go about getting a paid show? Target Producers […]