Independent Theatre Council in Cornwall

Independent Theatre Council in Cornwall

Kneehigh, Falmouth University, Hall for Cornwall and Creative Skills have joined forces to host Charlotte Jones, CEO of ITC, in Cornwall. 20 & 21 October

Good Art Thrives on Good Management

ITC represents, supports and develops the professional performing arts in the UK. They are a community of over 400 UK companies and producers, including Kneehigh, Wildworks, Theatre Alibi, Travelling Light, Salisbury Playhouse, Barbican and Theatre Bristol in the South West. ITC's commitment to representing the sector includes advice on management, financial and legal matters, peer learning, training opportunities and a professional network. Visit their website for more information

During this visit there are two opportunities to meet Charlotte and find out more about the support ITC offers.


An Introduction to ITC

An informal networking event hosted by ITC and Kneehigh. Hear about the support that ITC offers to performing companies and independent producers. This is also an opportunity to find out more about Theatre Tax Relief, the government’s new financial incentive to encourage the production of more shows.

Date and Times: Tuesday 20th October 16.30-18.00

Venue: AMATA, Falmouth University, Penryn Campus, Penryn. TR10 9LX.

This is a free ticketed event. To book, visit, e-mail or call 01872 267910.


Negotiations and Contracts Training Day

This one day course enables participants to conduct successful negotiations and to formalise the results into simple, effective and legally binding contracts.

By the end of the course participants will be able to:

'Brilliantly lead! There was a great open atmosphere for learning and sharing.’ Fern George, Wales Millennium Centre

This course is for anyone who has to negotiate contracts in their work. Though it starts with basic principles, it will also be helpful to those wishing to refresh their knowledge and improve their skills.

Dates and Times: Wednesday 21st October 9.30-16.30

Venue: Paddock Room, Hawksfield Cornwall, Atlantic Highway, A39, Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27 7LR

There is a limited capacity for this training day and booking is essential. This course is usually £175 plus VAT in London for non ITC members. However we are able to offer subsidised places to eligible employed and self-employed arts professionals in Cornwall. A contribution of £10 per participant is required towards the cost of lunch and refreshments.  

Please e-mail or call 01872 267910 to find out if you are eligible, book your place or for more information.