October 2015

PR Masterclass

13 October 2015

Miss Behave

PR Masterclass.

We are all about giving people the chance to learn new skills and this year our top industry staff will be giving free masterclasses in a variety of subjects.

You will learn:

What journalists want
How to write a press release
How to master moden media

The Masterclass will be delivered by Dr. Matthew Shelley who is a national journalist with 25 years experience leading arts and cultural PR.

The Masterclass will take place on November 7th 2016 from 12pm – 3pm. It will take place at Electric Theatre Workshop, 28 Munches Street, Dumfries.

To register, click here!

Please note there are limited places available.

Carnival Opportunities during Big Burns Supper 2016!

08 October 2015

Burns Night Carnival 2015

9 days, 140 events, 1 Carnival.

Our Burns Night Carnival takes centre stage in the entire Festival, and partners gets high profile visibility on the street event which attracts an annual audience of over 10,000.

As part of our fifth anniversary Festival we are looking to work with 8 new emerging artists and makers to help us create the magic of Burns Night for the 2016 Carnival. Artists will work alongside our Producer to bring our community together through the power of creativity.

Click here to download the Creative Opportunities Pack

If you are interested in being one of our 8 new emerging artists, please register before 23rd October 2016. REGISTER HERE!

Further information can be received by contacting our Carnival Producer – Cara McNaught at cara@bigburnssupper.com.

Please send your email with “Carnival Artist registration” as the subject line. You will be contacted with more information after registering your interest.

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