Furthest From The Sea Artist Development Programme August 2018 Press Release

Furthest From The Sea Music, Comedy and Arts CIC continue their commitment to artist development in Derby and Derbyshire with a series of free evening workshops and seminars this August at The Orange Tree, Derby.


Wednesday 8th August – Using Social Media Successfully

An informal open discussion about the importance of social media, branding yourself as an artist and how to promote yourself successfully online, featuring representatives from Derby Book Festival and Small Print Company.


Wednesday 15th August – We Are What We Overcome – Edinburgh Fringe Preview

A scratch performance of ‘We Are What We Overcome’ by Furthest From The Sea Creative Director Matt McGuinness, followed by an informal Q and A about Matt’s experiences taking a show to Edinburgh Fringe for the first time.


Wednesday 22nd August – Approaching A Publisher

A round table open discussion about publishers and publishing, chaired by Alex Davis (Edge-Lit, QUAD, Derby).  


All events are free to attend and run from 7.30pm till 10pm at The Orange Tree, George Street, Derby, at each event there will be an opportunity to network with members of the team and other creative individuals and organisations in the area.


These events are presented as part of the Furthest From The Sea Festival and supported by Arts Council England, FFTS Events, Cathedral Quarter, Derby, The University of Derby and Derby City Council.


For more information contact Dan@furthestfromthesea.co.uk or check out the website www.furthestfromthesea.co.uk

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