A couple of years ago many practitioners responded to a survey 'Reasons to be Cheerful', concerning what motivates and keeps practitioners in participatory and socially engaged arts practices. Last year Kat Low and Sue Mayo did research into the training of 'applied' practitioners, and are now following this up with some more interesting questions. It would be great if as many of you as possible could find the time to fill in the survey below.
Many people working in socially engaged theatre practice often describe their work as rewarding. We are interested in better understanding the nature of the reward and would very much appreciate your contributions. We have developed a short survey which can be found here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/rewards_risks.
See how we transformed our giant into St Patrick, as he joined the central London parade at the celebrations in Trafalgar Square.
Forget the painted faces and novelty shoes, this is clowning as you might have never seen it!
Using Arts to Explore Invention and Innovation