I started writing this by myself but decided that it would be wider ranging and more informative if put to the board, so I asked the help of the excellent professional bods on the festival elves site. It’s raised some great points (over 100 comments!) Out of which I t...
In the autumn of 2014 I came back from a summer of touring and working at international arts festivals around the globe with a big silly idea. I wanted to create a “walking stage” a big movable art piece with the ability to rig aerial circus on board.
Brief answer NO! not at all, but being near end of term of my first pregnancy i’d really like to take some time to reassure other artists, creatives and event peeps that it is actually ok to be pregnant AND work in the arts. it can happen! its ok!
So its autumn and the show building process begins again. It’s a very different project from last year, instead of a ridiculously giant mechanical spaceship complete with aerial rig, (www.mariecelestial.co.uk) this year we are looking at the small and detailed.