APAC Study Day 2024

A Living Archive: Practitioners and Partnerships

The 2024 APAC Study Day brings together UK speakers from a range of disciplines spanning museums, performance companies, theatres and researchers, to discuss the role of a practitioner in the formation of performance collections and archives.

The study day will take place at Clod Ensemble Studios, C2, 3 Cripps Yard, Soames Walk, Greenwich Peninsula, London SE10 0BQ. This will be an in-person and online event that is free for APAC members and £5 for non-members. To book, please head to the event on Eventbrite.

APAC is able to offer 5 travel grants of £75 to support members wishing to travel to the event. If interested in receiving this grant, please fill out this form.

Timings for the day are as follows:

13:30 – doors open

13:30 – 14:00 – Coffee and networking

14:00 – 14:05 Robyn Greenwood, Chair of APAC welcome

14:05 – 14:10 – Introduction from Clod Ensemble

14:20 – 14:50 – Clod talk / workshop

14:50- 15:10 Suman Bhuchar

15:10 – 15:40 – Break

15:40  – 16:00 –  Veronica Castro, Assistant Curator of V&A’s DIVA

16:00 – 16:20 – Adesola Akinleye, choreographer and artist-scholar

16:20 – 16:50  Daniel Albon, Rambert Archive

16:50 – 17:10 – Jennifer Shufflebotham and Jim Ranahan, The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

17:10 – Concluding remarks

17:10 – 17:30 – Networking and end.


APAC offers events for members and non-members on a wide range of topics related to performing arts heritage. We share our knowledge through event reports and encourage best practice by creating resources. Travel grants are available for members to attend events.