Live and Local - Surprising Shows In Surprising Places

Contact us

For more information about Live & Local, how it works and how it could help you bring shows to your community please contact us on:

Telephone: 01926 402173
E-mail:

Post: Live & Local, Pageant House, 2 Jury Street, Warwick CV34 4EW.

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We look forward to hearing from you!

If you have a query or complaint please do not hesitate to contact us. Click Here to view our complaints policy.

Live & Local Team

John Laidlaw

Executive Director
Full-time
john@liveandlocal.org.uk

John has been the Executive Director of Live & Local since in began in 1991.

Contact John for: programming and menu development, technical issues, cost of shows, licensing.

 

Chris Davis

Development & Projects Manager
Part-time (Mon-Thurs)
chris@liveandlocal.org.uk

Chris oversees Big Picture Show, DART (Developing Artists in Rural Touring), business development, fundraising, work with Children & Young People, and also manages one off or infrequent projects.  

Contact Chris for: fundraising, business development opportunities, commissions, artist development opportunities, Big Picture Show, work with Children & Young People.

 

Kirsty Reilly (On Maternity Leave)

Company Administrator
Full-time
kirsty@liveadlocal.org.uk

Kirsty manages the Company administration of Live & Local. This includes administration for the Community Touring Schemes and business admin.

Contact Kirsty for: general administration and invoice enquiries, Friends Scheme, Returns and Report Forms.

 

Ally Gibson

Administrator

Full-time

ally@liveandlocal.org.uk

Ally assists in the administration for Live & Local and for the Community Touring Schemes, organises all Big Picture Show bookings and programming and is the company bookkeeper. Ally is the first point of contact for all enquiries.

Contact Ally for: Returns and Report Forms, Big Picture Show, general administration, invoicing and billing enquiries, complimentary tickets for Live & Local shows.

 

Gary Prestwich

Marketing & Communications Manager
Full-time
gary@liveandlocal.org.uk

Gary plans and manages the delivery of marketing support to all our projects and initiatives as well as maintaining a positive image of the organisation through effective communication, marketing and advocacy.

Contact Gary for: general marketing enquiries, promoter marketing support, research, audience development, agency liaison and press and PR.

 

Jo Dorey

Marketing Assistant
Full-time
johanna@liveandlocal.org.uk

Jo provides support to the marketing team in writing copy for marketing materials, producing and distributing print for both live and Big Picture show events, maintaining mailing lists and social media, compiling venue access information and running the It's a GAS! (Go and See) Scheme.

Contact Jo for: general marketing enquiries, print enquiries, social media and promoter support.

 

Dionne Sambrook ( Maternity Cover)

Company Administrator
Full-time
dionne@liveadlocal.org.uk

Dionne manages the Company administration of Live & Local. This includes administration for the Community Touring Schemes and business admin.

Contact Dionne for: general administration and invoice enquiries, Friends Scheme, Returns and Report Forms.

 

Sophie Kirk

Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Melton and Harborough Fieldworker
Part-time (Usual working days Tues, Wed, Thu)

07483 156 822
sophie@liveandlocal.org.uk

Sophie is responsible for recruiting and supporting promoters in the Live & Local, Village Venture and Lincolnshire Rural and Community Touring networks. She liaises with local authorities and is the point of contact for promoters in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Melton and Harborough.

Contact Sophie for: promoter recruitment and support and liaison with local authority officers in Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Melton and Harborough.

 

Joel Stickley

Derbyshire, Staffordshire, North West Leicestershire, Charnwood Fieldworker

07971 354 610
Part-time (Usual working days: Tues, Wed, Thu)
joel@liveandlocal.org.uk

Joel is responsible for recruiting and supporting promoters to the Live & Local networks, and supports some promoters in Leicestershire (Centre Stage). He liaises with local authorities and is the point of contact for promoters in Derbyshire, Staffordshire, North West Leicestershire, Charnwood.

Contact Joel for: promoter recruitment and support and liaison with local authority officers in in Derbyshire, Staffordshire, North West Leicestershire, Charnwood.