Introducing… Stuart Maconie – I’m an author and broadcaster and my new live show, Jarrow; Road to the Deep South, kicked off at the Roundabout pop-up theatre in Grasmere, on 16 September.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Aileen McEvoy.. who worked for many years at the Arts Council and is now a Trustee / organiser of the Macclesfield Barnaby Festival, a North West Committee Member for the Heritage Lottery Fund and works with the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Luke Jerram.. Who is… the artist behind Museum of the Moon, which is being presented at the Lakes Alive festival in Kendal, 26 – 28 August.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Vivienne Crow.. Who is… a freelance outdoor writer and photographer. As well as writing guidebooks, I produce features and walks for a variety of regional and national newspapers, magazines and websites.
Introducing 5 minutes… with Geraldine Pilgrim.. Who is… the artist commissioned by 14-18 NOW and Lake District National Park (Lakes Alive) to create a site-specific performance journey around the house and grounds of Brockhole
Introducing 5 minutes with… Julie Tait.. Who is… a festival organiser, outdoor and indoor, now focussing on Kendal as a location and comics as the medium at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Zoë Dawes.. Who is… a travel writer and the creative force behind The Quirky Traveller – a blog that combines a passion for adventure and discovery, with an interest in sharing unusual stories about global travel and culture.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Amy Sharrocks.. Who is… a sculptor, filmmaker and live artist presenting Museum of Water, from 6 – 8 May at Wray Castle Boat House
Introducing 5 minutes with… Joseph Anthony Connor.. Who is… the founder of Experto Crede and digital landscape artist leading the 21st Century Landscape Art Class for Lakes Ignite 2016.
Introducing 5 minutes with… Charles Monkhouse.. Who is… an artist working in rural and public spaces, with their communities, to produce temporary installations and permanent sculptures sited in the landscape.