Reboot: Introduction to being a Production Coordinator With Joanne Croxford
This is for people who identify as women, trans and non-binary.
The session dives into the life of a Production Coordinator for Live Events, from managing schedules, to organising logistics such as travel and accommodation, and supporting artists. This will be a practical session where you’ll be invited to get stuck in and learn all about the realities of the job.
This workshop will take place online via zoom.
JOANNE CROXFORD (she/her) is a Production Coordinator + Wellness & Diversity Specialist for Live Touring. Having cut her teeth within all things production at music management company, Joanne has worked in the music industry across wellness and diversity for multiple years. Coming into recovery from addiction herself 11 years ago, she also spent four years in frontline NHS mental health services with the aim to bring her learning back to the business that she knows and loves. Since then she worked at music industry lead charity, Music Support and gives her time to The Roadie Clinic. As Production Coordinator she has recently worked on both the Team GB and ParalympicsGB Homecoming at Wembley Arena.
Joanne is a committed volunteer for music charity, Girls Rock London, in an attempt to challenge and change the gender and cultural imbalances within the industry. Joanne is a member of the Tour Production Group, helping to further their Diversity, Equity and Inclusion agenda in live touring. She is also affiliated with Women in CTRL as their LGBTQ+ Ambassador.
This event is part of Reboot: Behind the scene, screen and lens, a season of artist development programmed in collaboration with Petok Productions, open to people who identify as women, trans and non-binary who are interested in developing a career in backstage roles.