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From Our House to Yours

Jul 01, 2021

Think Inside the Square – episode 7

Topic: From Our House to Yours

As the COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease across the country, we take a look at how one of the most iconic Australian landmark and business has reacted to the crisis and how are they rethinking the future.

Date: Tuesday, 19 May 2020

Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm (Sydney time)

Join host, Celia Pavelieff: Director of Marketing and Communications at the Australia Council for the Arts, in this online conversation with industry experts, artists and digital adaptors.

Guest panelists:

Stuart Buchanan: Head of Digital Programming for Sydney Opera House. As a senior arts professional in digital programming, strategy and content, Stuart has consistently championed innovation and.transformation throughout his career.  Working with organisations such as ABC, Disney, SBS, Sydney Festival and TEDxSydney, and as founder of digital agency The Nest, he has led many award-winning digital projects and campaigns.

In 2019, Stuart was appointed as the inaugural Head of Digital Programming for Sydney Opera House, leading the development and production of long-form content.

Christina Erskine: General Marketing Manager – Sydney Opera House. Chris is a seniormarketing professional who has helped shape the marketing and brand agenda for some of the world’s most recognisable entertainment entities including Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production company, IMG/BBC event festival offerings and the Sydney Opera House. She  has worked on a number of award winning campaigns, sits on the board of Primary Ethics, and is proud to have previously won Mumbrella’s Marketing Team of the Year.

Frank Newmann: Creative Learning Specialist – Sydney Opera House . Frank is a theatre director, producer and community arts worker. Frank solves problems and takes risks. Currently Frank is the Creative Learning Specialist at the Sydney Opera House, designing and managing the Creative Leadership In Learning and the Creative Play Programs.

About the series

This weekly online conversation has been developed for the Arts and creative industry: digital support facebook group. Every week, industry experts, artists and digital adaptors will join the panel to discuss solutions and ideas that inform the industry.

This series has been designed to answer the needs of the group and as the circumstances change day by day, so do the most important topics.

Watch the webinar recording