Festivals & outdoor events
Why me and why green?
Those that organize outdoor events have a major role to play in the greening the industry. Festivals are in a unique position to influence their audiences, inspiring them to take positive environmental action at the show and in their everyday lives. Why is this action important? Because environmental sustainability at the heart of our industry means a more robust and exciting future for UK theatre.
You’re also influential players in purchasing and operational aspects of artist activities. Artists may be committed to ‘go green’ but it’s the industry professionals, including producers, ‘behind the scenes’ who are making daily decisions on venue choice, transport logistics etc.
So, here's how to start greening your event...
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