People in the UK theatre industry: wondering how you can amplify Black voices in this moment? Inc Arts is gathering evidence for how Black, Asian and ethnically diverse workers in the arts are being affected by Covid. This snap survey takes 4 minutes and will provide valuable data as a case is made direct to DCMS and Treasury.
10:57:34 From Anna Moulson : Anna Moulson: Melting Vinyl (freelance live music promoter) 10:57:51 From Marina Norris : Marina Norris, Co-Chair of What Next? 10:58:14 From Louise Blackwell : Hi everyone, I'm Louise Co-Chair Wht Net Brighton & Hove, Co-Director LOOKOUT and independent producer 10:58:26 From Ian Baird - Whiskey Bravo/E.P.I.C : Ian Baird, MD Whiskey Bravo and E.P.I.C Chair 10:59:53 From Anna Moulson : I should I also write E.P.I.C member! 11:01:05 From Elena Italia : Elena Italia - Brighton Artists Network 11:01:09 From Will Mytum : Hi everyone, I’m Will and I’m General Manager at Brighton Open Air Theatre 11:01:12 From abigail : Abigail, Development & Partnerships Manager at Little Green Pig 11:01:18 From Karen Poley : Karen Poley, KP Projects CIC (The Living Coast Undersea Experience & The Bicycle Ballet Co) 11:01:20 From Jessica Cheetham : Hi everyone, Jessica Cheetham here Artistic Director Spun Glass Theatre - theatre production company based in Brighton/South East 11:01:20 From Celine : Celine - Programming Assistant at South East Dance 11:01:27 From mikebarrett : Mike barrett artist & data scientist, student 11:01:33 From Marion Duggan : Morning, my name is Marion, I run Murmuration Arts, a Brighton based Community Arts organisation 11:01:36 From Faith Dodkins : Faith Dodkins Co-Director of The Spire and freelance producer 11:01:39 From Andrew Comben : Andrew Comben, ACIC & Brighton Dome & Brighton Festival 11:01:39 From James Turnbull : James Turnbull - Frolic/Truestory/ The Old Market 11:01:40 From Lucy Stone : Lucy - Fundraiser working with lots of local organisations! 11:01:45 From Tanushka Marah : Tanushka Marah Theatre and Youth Theatre 11:01:48 From elizabethporter : Good morning everyone 11:02:03 From Creative Future : Hi I'm Jane McMorrow. Director of creative Future an arts charity that specialises in offering opportunities for underrepresented artists. 11:02:08 From Lesley Wood : Lesley Wood - CEO of New Writing South 11:02:09 From Hattie : Hi all, I am Hattie, I am producer working with Lost Dog Dance 11:02:14 From John Newman : John Newman, Director, Anderson Acoustics (standing in for Kerry Wilson) 11:02:51 From FELEKE / Ned QM : Hello I'm Ned director at QM Records 11:02:52 From Cath James : Hi all, Cath James, Artistic Director South East Dance 11:03:26 From Rose - South East Dance : Rose Kigwana, Senior Producer, Participation South East Dance 11:03:33 From chris morrison : Hi: chris Morrison, Chris Morrison Design - exhibition stand design 11:03:52 From Lelia Greci : Good morning! Lelia Greci, working in London but based in Brighton. 11:04:21 From Nicky Crabb - Little Green Pig : Nicky Crabb, Director at Little Green Pig and chairing What Next CYP sub group if anyone wants to come along email me email@example.com 11:04:48 From James Turnbull : HOSTS - please mute all, Got a terrible echo! 11:05:10 From Michelle Donkin : Hello, Michelle Donkin - Cofounding producer of Cast Iron and Ironclad Creative. Also Assistant Producer - Reading Fringe Festival. 11:05:27 From Rachel Gibson, South East Dance : Hi there - Rachel Gibson, Executive Director, South East Dance 11:05:55 From Jacqueline Malcolm : Hey everyone - Jacqueline Malcolm, founder of Creative Platform Academy and Creative Practitioner 11:05:57 From Lou Rogers South East Dance : Hi Everyone - Senior Producer Artist Development South East Dance and freelance Producer 11:07:23 From Jacqueline Malcolm : I think the echo might be coming from John Newman as my screen keeps switching to him? 11:09:01 From Michelle Donkin : What Next Digital Sign up https:// forms.gle/1gPYVhtQkWvuwGiE8 11:14:33 From Jon Linstrum : apologies I have terrible connection issues this morning and can't hear enough so have to sign off 11:18:02 From Lou Rogers South East Dance : Hi @lizporter and @damian - I can organise a zoom meeting at 11am tomorrow if you would like me to - this might be too short notice for you to organise now, do let me know - otherwise perhaps next Friday might be better for you to get the message out? 11:24:48 From Marina Norris to Louise Blackwell (Privately) : Reckon we should allow 15 minutes for questions - what do you think? 11:25:29 From Louise Blackwell to Marina Norris (Privately) : ha was just writing you a message - i think at least 20 mins 11:27:02 From Marina Norris to Louise Blackwell (Privately) : Great 11:34:19 From Jane McMorrow : Very limited word count for eachquestion btw 11:35:59 From Jane McMorrow : 50 - 70 words depending on question and Bullet Points preferred! 11:38:16 From Lucy Stone : I have a question! 11:38:18 From anne-marie : Is there a standard formula for calculating Working From Home expenses? 11:38:27 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : Me too 11:38:42 From abigail : It implies that evidencing environmental questions are included in a drop down menu. Is there any more info or advice you can give? 11:38:44 From Karen Poley : Question around management or audited accounts? 11:39:07 From Lesley Wood : Question about cashflow and reserves 11:40:03 From chris morrison : Should we include a bounceback loan in the cash flow and the bank balance ? 11:41:19 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : There is a YES/NO question about whether we expect growth this year? This is hard to answer as it is likely to depend on getting this grant 11:42:23 From Nicky Crabb - Little Green Pig : 2 questions: 1. Cashflow - April and May already gone, still need to input them? 2. Can staff salaries count as fixed costs or not? 11:42:28 From Lelia Greci : @anne-marie: my understanding is that you can either calculate real expenses, or use the £6/week figure without receipts (from MoneySavingExpert). 11:43:25 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : Does the question about growth relate to an increased turnover? or just some new ways of working. 11:44:49 From Marina Norris : Answer to Nicky - Complete the whole year on cashflow. Salaries don’t count as fixed costs. 11:44:49 From Anna Moulson : Can you provide quotes and links to support your points? 11:45:14 From Laura : Hi all - some headlines from a report produced by Dr Josh Siepel at University of Sussex at the Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre 11:45:32 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : Do core staff costs count as fixed costs? 11:45:49 From Marina Norris : No core staff do not count as fixed costs I’m afraid 11:48:28 From ddark : sorry my washing machine just blew up so I have to leave the meeting 11:48:57 From Anna Moulson to Marina Norris (Privately) : Marina, Can we put in our wage but not the freeelance and staff wages we employ? 11:49:21 From Anna Moulson to Marina Norris (Privately) : As core costs 11:49:30 From Marina Norris to Anna Moulson (Privately) : Hi Anna, sorry do you want to clarify. Are you applying as a sole trader? 11:49:36 From Anna Moulson to Marina Norris (Privately) : I am 11:49:56 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : The past year has had a much higher income than the previous year. Should I submit an excel summary of the past year as well as / instead of the formal accounts from 2018-19? 11:50:37 From Kyla Booth-Lucking : I have to hop off to sort out ‘home school’ - thanks for the info 11:50:55 From Jessica Cheetham to Marina Norris (Privately) : Hi Marina, sorry missed most of the meeting due to toddler nap time woes - is it possible to watch the recording/see the slides from always possible? 11:51:51 From Marina Norris to Anna Moulson MV & E.P.I.C. (Privately) : Are you talking about the cashflow? 11:52:06 From Michelle Donkin : Marina - re cashflow Nicky’s Q - When you say complete year on Cashflow - do you mean June - June or do I go back to April 20? 11:52:23 From anne-marie : Thank you … I’m off to ‘Home School’ too … that was very useful. 11:52:48 From Anna Moulson MV & E.P.I.C. to Marina Norris (Privately) : Any of the financial documents we have to fill in thanks 11:54:17 From elizabethporter : Where can we view the report? Does it have any reference to access provision? 11:55:38 From Karen Poley : Yes please re report 11:55:44 From Nicky Crabb - Little Green Pig : Yes to report pls 11:55:47 From elizabethporter : Please send me a link to the report thans 11:55:50 From Cath James- South East Dance : Yes please for the report. or boilerplate.. 11:55:52 From Rachel Gibson, South East Dance : Yes please to report too 11:55:54 From Lou Rogers South East Dance : Yes to report please 11:55:59 From Michelle Donkin : Yes report please Michelle@ironcladcreative.org xxxx 11:56:25 From Lesley Wood : yes please - report would be great. 11:56:32 From Lou Rogers South East Dance : How loosely can the word 'sales' be interpreted? 11:56:58 From Lucy Stone : Guidance does say you can do management accounts. Could you do that for last year? 11:58:24 From Michelle Donkin : Louise you can mute him 11:59:52 From Nicky Crabb - Little Green Pig : Assume we put this grant in June in cash flow 11:59:52 From Lesley Wood : Thanks Richard and everyone . This has been very helpful 11:59:54 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : yes report please to firstname.lastname@example.org 12:00:03 From Laura Wright : Thanks Richard & all 12:00:06 From Belltree Music Therapy CIC : Yes thanks a lot 12:00:09 From Jane McMorrow : Thanks Richard 12:00:10 From Karen Poley : Thanks Richard 12:00:13 From Nicky Crabb - Little Green Pig : Thanks Richard and Lou and Marina 12:00:17 From Michelle Donkin : SO Useful!!!! THANK YOU! xxx 12:00:17 From abigail : Thanks all! 12:00:18 From Elena Italia - Brighton Artists Network : This is really amazing, thank you so much Richard for your presentation and Marina and Louise for organising this. Not a question but I just wanted to make a point, in case any of you are reporting back to B&HCC that the form and criteria are not hugely suitable for individual artists who do nonetheless really support the local creative economy? I do totally appreciate this is already a really amazing thing they’re doing, I just wanted to ask how they might consider supporting individual artists through this period? 12:00:18 From Anna Moulson MV & E.P.I.C. : Thank you this is appreciated 12:00:19 From Cath James- South East Dance : Thanks all. 12:00:20 From Marion Murmuration Arts : thanks everyone 12:00:22 From James Turnbull : Thanks all. 12:00:23 From Lucy Stone : Thank you 12:00:23 From Hattie : Thank you all 12:00:24 From elizabethporter : thanks 12:00:27 From Rachel Gibson, South East Dance : Many thanks Richard and everyone 12:00:34 From Kim Wright : Thank you! 12:01:46 From Laura Wright : Where can we get the link to the report which Laura was citing? Or even better just the key points she stated 12:03:34 From Elena Italia - Brighton Artists Network : Goodbye everyone, thank you so much for this everyone!