CircuitWest is bringing Performing Arts Connections Australias Power PAC work-
shop to your community.
Power PAC workshops address the desire (and need) within communities to be better
connected, build practical skills and nurture and create performance projects in regional
Because we all want more audiences, better engagement, higher utilisation of our arts
centre spaces, greater outcomes for our communities and more support for making
The three hour workshop is free and youll also
receive the practical Power PAC guide.
Connecting artists, arts centres &
Artists Theatre Makers Producers Arts Centre Staff Local Government
If you believe that theres potential for your arts centre to
deliver a broader range of activities
If youre a theatre-maker, creative producer or any kind of artist who can see
potential in partnering with a performing arts centre or other local government
owned venues in order to make great work
If you recognise that your arts centre already has a range of resources that
could be better harnessed to support the creative process
If you believe you have the capacity to enter into creative partnerships to
support this creative process and be a key player in the making of great
theatre... but dont quite know where to begin...
This project is being undertaken by CircuitWest in the broader context of the five schemes of the Creative Regions
program, an investment of $24M by government through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural
Industries and the Department of Primary Industry and Regional Development.
PERFORMING ARTS CONNECTIONS AUSTRALIA
Rick has worked in the performing arts industry for over 25 years. He is the Executive
Director of PAC Australia (formerly the Australian Performing Arts Centres Association)
and Director of Push Management, a strategy, planning and project management
consultancy for the arts industry.
Rick is an authority on performing arts touring, having been involved in the development
of national touring for the last 20 years, co-drafting the Australia Councils National
Touring Framework and completing a five year WA touring strategy for CircuitWest.
CREATIVE PRODUCER & CHOREOGRAPHER
Annette is an Australian dance artist and creative producer who specialises in regional
cultural development and community engagement.
Annette provides professional development services to CircuitWest, regional touring
networks and is considered a national expert on community engagement. Her training
program An Ecosystem for Art and Ideas has had significant impact on regional artists
and producers. As an arts manager and consultant, Annette has worked with leading arts
organisations in Western Australia and London.
Power PAC workshops are delivered by: