We hold a series of WAF learning sessions for artists and contributors in the lead up to the registration deadline and festival dates.
These are a great opportunity for you to meet the WAF team and get the most out of taking part.
Session 1: Introduction to WAF 2022
Weds 13 October 2021, 6.30pm - 8.00pm, Freshground London, 68 Battersea Rise, SW11 1EQ.
Meet the team and talk about ideas for getting involved with WAF 10 - 26 June 2022. Find out how to apply for funding for your WAF project.
Session 2: Sustainability
Thursday 11 November 2021, 6.30pm - 8.00pm on Zoom
Learn about our new sustainability policy and ways to make your projects and marketing campaigns more eco-friendly.
This event forms part of Together on Climate Change Festival.
Session 3: Access
Thursday 2 December 2021, 6.30pm - 8.00pm on Zoom
How to make your event accessible
Session 4: WAF Artists and Venues Matchmaking
Weds 12 January 2022, 6.30pm - 8.00pm, venue TBC
Venues and Artists matchmaking session
Session 5: WAF Ticketing & Registration support
Thursday 10 February 2022, 6.30pm - 8.00pm on Zoom
Help with your WAF online registrations plus an opportunity to discuss pricing strategies and ticketing with our Box Office provider, Otherplace.
Session 6: Marketing and Evaluation
Thurs 24 March 2022, 6.30pm - 8.00pm on Zoom
Advice and support for marketing and evaluating your WAF event.
Session 7: PR and Publicity Launch
Weds 27 April 2022, 5.00 - 7.00 pm, venue TBC
Let's raise a glass for our Publicity launch and hear about PR opportunities from our Media partner Riverside Radio.
Session 8: Evaluation session
Weds 20 July 2022, 6.00-8.00pm, venue TBC
Let's share our learnings from this year: we'll share our stats and anything we have learnt this year, and you can tell us what you thought of it all and what you have found out too!