PIPA Coffee Morning

A get-together for parents and carers working in the performing arts.

Hosted by the National Theatre of Scotland, the Traverse Theatre and Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
Traverse Theatre Café Bar, 10 Cambridge St, Edinburgh EH1 2ED
Thursday 10 May from 12noon – 1.30pm

Join other artists, theatre practitioners, arts workers and staff from National Theatre of Scotland, the Traverse Theatre and the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh, for a Parents in the Performing Arts coffee morning.

This is a chance for those working in the performing arts, with caring responsibilities, to relax socialise and connect with other members of the theatre sector.

Pre-school children are also welcome to attend and a free crèche will be provided in the Lyceum Theatre rehearsal room. Places at the crèche are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Please note that tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided free charge and there is no need to book for the coffee morning.

To book a crèche place for your child please contact Anna – anna.hodgart@nationaltheatrescotland.com

If you are an artist who is interested in exploring parenthood as part of your work you might be interested in the adjoining Engine Room opportunity later that day: Assembly: GUT .

Parents in Performing Arts campaigns for equal opportunities and access for parents and carers working in the performing arts. It aims to achieve sustainable change in attitudes and practices in order to attract, support and retain a more diverse and flexible workforce. A full list of PIPA’s aims and objectives can be found at http://www.pipacampaign.com/manifesto

The National Theatre of Scotland is a PIPA national partner. The National Theatre of Scotland is committed to supporting the community of people in the arts with caring responsibilities, initially through dialogue and research, to seek solutions to achieve greater participation in the industry.

Running Time:

90 minutes