Claire Bottomley

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Associate Producer (p/t) The Other Room Theatre.

I am an independent Producer who started working in the creative industries last autumn (2017) after a career change and completing my MA in Arts Management.

I'm currently working at the Other Room Theatre for a year under their Professional Pathways Programme, and in August I will be joining the Emerging Producers Professional Development Pathway at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

I have worked as a manager in the third sector for over 20 years, and I am interested in theatre /community engagement / outreach / festivals / circus and the visual arts.

I am available for employment.

Location: Cardiff

Recent Experiences / freelance work:

June 2018 - May 2019 p/t Associate Producer, The Other Room Theatre
June 2018 - October 2019 p/t Assistant Producer, Canoe Theatre, touring "This Incredible Life"
December 2017 - Sept 2018 p/t Producer, Gravida Project R&D, TROTI
October 2017 - present p/t Criw Celf Assistant, Arts Active

Events Assistant, Visiting Arts, working on an International Creative Entrepreneurs event in Cardiff, Sept - October 2017.

Artist Liaison management for Performing Arts at Green Man festival, August 2017

Support to Circus Festival Wales, contributing towards registering the new company and writing an ACW bid.

The MA has given me a solid grounding and skills in Marketing, Income Generation, People Management, Venue Management, Programming, Digital Management and Customer Care.

I am a Sherman 5 volunteer and a Board Member of Cwmni Pluen.
Twitter: @ms_bottomley