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2020

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    Responding to COVID-19, TNA provided consistent, clear, empathetic communications, advice and advocacy

  • SAFE THEATRES

    Final Safe Theatres Workshops held in WA, NSW and SA, using a scenario-based format for participants to understand the complex issues

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Federal inquiry into Creative Industry and Institutions, calling for an Arts and Culture Plan 2030

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    Second 2020 Indie Survey Report, THIS IS HOW WE DO IT,  incorporating Covid-19 impact from 283 respondents

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    Approval of board succession plan to a First Nations Chair in 2022

  • ASSITEJ NETWORK

    Inaugural advisory group established; commissioned a video showing Australian performance with for and by young people

  • CIRCUS AND PHYSICAL THEATRE

    CaPT Advisory Group for 2020–2021 announced

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    Advocacy for fairer Covid-19 support packages for artists federal and state;
    Crisis Cash, an emergency fundraising campaign for indies severely affected by Covid-19, in partnership with ACF and 71 Champion Companies

  • ORGANISATION

     480 members

2019

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    National Sector gatherings in NT, NSW, QLD, SA, VIC, WA

  • SAFE THEATRES

    Safe Theatres Workshops in QLD and VIC  (VIC for Independents);
    Partnership with Myer Foundation to support Safe Theatres Australia co-directors for 3 years

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Calling for the return of $20million
    to Australia Council for the Arts

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    4th S2M Salary Survey;
    Victorian Independent Producers Initiative rolled out;
    Peer Learning for S2M leadership roles

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    Development of Equity Action Plan through Fair Play

  • ASSITEJ NETWORK

    'Converge' - National Young People and Theatre Symposium with Melbourne University and industry partners

  • CIRCUS AND PHYSICAL THEATRE

    Research into circus specific rigging training requirements;
    Sector gathering in VIC with Safe Theatres workshop component

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    Showcase Victoria offers 1 free registration per artist pitch

  • ORGANISATION

    389 members

2018

  • GENDER EQUITY

    Supports Emma Valente to publish and promote THE LIST - Female, Non-binary and Trans Designers

  • ASSITEJ NETWORK

    Youth Arts and TYA Symposiums in Sydney and Melbourne

  • CIRCUS AND PHYSICAL THEATRE

    National CaPT advisory group meetings commence;
    TNA supported CaPT breakfast at APAM

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF: Review;  VTF: Arts Centre Melbourne; 
    National Sector Gatherings SA and NT

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    Staff attend Reconciliation Australia training; Commence designing strategy; TNA supports Blakfulla Performing Arts Alliance; Collaborate with Blakdance on policy submissions

  • SAFE THEATRES

    Attend inaugural Safe Theatres Forum;  Financial support for national TNA members to attend LPA’s Addressing Harassment and Bullying training;
    Addressing Sexual Harassment roundtables in VIC, TAS and NT

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    TNA meets with markets to push for free places for Independents

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    Staff attend Access and Inclusion training

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    Submission to MPA Framework Review;  Independent Creatives Working Trends Survey; Peer Learning for S2M leadership roles

  • ORGANISATION

    376 Members

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Return of Catalyst funds to Australia Council for the Art

2017

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    S2M Salary Survey; 
    Advocacy Masterclass by Neil Pharaoh, NSW

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    ‘Go Pitch’ introduced at Showbroker Adelaide; Independent Strategy: 119 supported places at ATF; 57 travel funds achieved for independent practitioners; ATF Delegate travel subsidy up 52% from 2013

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    ATF delegates identify as: 31 First Nations, 50 Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, 14 with Disability; Deaf delegate strategy at ATF;
    Access Coordinator at ATF

  • SAFE THEATRES

    #MeToo in Australia; TNA begins work on addressing sexual harassment

  • GENDER EQUITY

    Women only working group at ATF; 
    Women Arts Leadership Australia (WALA) established

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    ATF Co-curators Alexis West and Steve Mayhew, Facilitator Nadine Macdonald-Dowd 14 other First Nations speakers including Jacob Boehme and Linda Kennedy

  • ORGANISATION

    309 Members

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF: Adelaide
    VTF: Back To Back Theatre, Geelong
    National Sector Gatherings TAS, QLD, NT, and WA

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Return of Catalyst funds to Australia Council for the Art

  • CIRCUS AND PHYSICAL THEATRE

    CaPT Strategy roll out

2016

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    VTF: Arts House

  • ASSITEJ NETWORK

    TNA appointed Australian Centre for ASSITEJ International

  • ORGANISATION

    Organisation goes national 267 Members

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Co-led National Arts Election Debates

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    Government Advocacy Masterclass with Neil Pharaoh for S2M sector, VIC

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    APACA adopts ‘Go Pitch’ securing funding from states

2015

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF: Sydney; 
    VTF: Malthouse Theatre

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    S2M Salary Survey; 
    Peer Learning for Independent artists and producers
    Independent Creatives Survey - pilot version

  • CAMPAIGNS

    Co-led with sector colleagues: #freethearts Senate Inquiry into the impact of the 2014/15 Commonwealth Budget decisions on the Arts

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    ATF delegates identify as: 28 First Nations, 62 Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, 10 with Disability; Deaf delegate strategy at ATF

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    ATF Keynotes: Rachael Maza, Richard Frankland, Rhoda Roberts

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    ‘Go Pitch’ successfully funded in Victoria Independent Strategy: 110 supported places at ATF ATF Delegate travel subsidy up 25% from 2013

2014

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    TNA proposed ‘Go Pitch’ Fund at Showcase Victoria

  • ORGANISATION

    Paid Membership begins 191 Members

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    Peer Learning for S2M General Managers

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    VTF: MTC

2013

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF: Canberra; 
    Victorian Theatre Meeting, Arts Centre Melbourne

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    S2M Salary Survey – benchmarked against non-profit sector;
    Peer Learning pilot program

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    ATF delegates identify as: 15 First Nations, 13 Culturally and Linguistically Diverse, 5 with Disability

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    ATF Keynotes Ali Murphy-Oates, Nakkiah Lui, David Milroy

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    Independent Strategy: 100 supported places at ATF; ATF Delegate travel subsidy sought from state governments

2012

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    Victorian Theatre Meeting, Footscray Community Arts Centre;
     2012 National Touring Workshop with APACA and PATA at APAM in
    Adelaide

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    Theatre Diversity Associate role established by the Australia Council for the Arts in QLD (La Boite, Queensland Theatre, Metro Arts, BEMAC)

2011

  • FIRST NATIONS LEADERSHIP

    ATF Open Space by Wesley Enoch,  Keynote speakers Sandra Phillips, Kyle Morrison

  • ORGANISATION

    Awarded Annual Funding from Arts Victoria

  • GENDER EQUITY

    Women in Theatre stream at ATF

  • FAIRER ARRANGEMENTS FOR ARTISTS

    Independent Strategy: 100 supported places for ATF;
    ATF Delegate travel subsidy initiated

  • INCREASING DIVERSITY

    Sector identifies need for Theatre
    Diversity Associate at ATF - Australia Council makes it happen

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF Brisbane produced by TNV, Brisbane Powerhouse. 
    Victorian Theatre Meeting, Malthouse

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    2nd Small to Medium Remuneration Report published

2010

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    Victorian Theatre Meeting hosted by MTC

  • STRONGER ORGANISATION

     Scoping project towards the Australian Theatre Forum 2011 funded by Australia Council

  • CAMPAIGNS

    A joint campaign with Vic ArtsPeak and AIC(V) towards the state election;
    Theatre-sector workshop at APAM 2010, Adelaide.

2009

  • GENDER EQUITY

    Australian Women’s Director’s Alliance (AWDA) formed after ATF

  • ORGANISATION

    Theatre Network Victoria founded as a project by 9 theatre companies

  • STRONGER CONNECTIONS

    ATF Melbourne produced by Australia Council. TNV hosted a breakfast session titled "Towards a national peak body for theatre".

  • HEALTHY ECOLOGY

    First Remuneration Report published, benchmarking S2M salaries.