What is Audition Management Software? Should you use it? 

When a company holds an audition it means all hands on deck. Artists often don’t realize that organizing an audition is a tremendous undertaking behind the scenes. Imagine receiving hundreds, if not thousands of applications… it’s no wonder that most companies call upon their entire artistic team to help review and respond to all candidates […]

Guide to choosing the Best Audition Software in 2024

Aren’t you tired of spending countless hours sorting through hundreds of audition application emails and stacks of paper resumes? Are you struggling to keep track of all the talented individuals competing for a spot in your company or production? Look no further! In this comprehensive guide, we will take you through the ins and outs […]

The History of Auditions Explained

Auditions are integral for the Performing Arts. Auditions serve as the gateway for aspiring artists to showcase their talents and find work while companies use them as a mechanism to discover and select the perfect fit for their productions. From the grand stages of ancient civilizations to the digital age of the 21st century, the […]

Guide to Freelancing for Artists 💪

The way we think about work has drastically changed in the past decade, and even more so in recent years. Fixed 9 to 5 jobs in offices have become less attractive as people have started to value their free time over money. It could even be argued that time has become the new currency of our […]

Call For Collaboration: Building the Future of the Performing Arts

4 years ago everything changed. The spread of the COVID-19 virus prompted country after country to initiate unprecedented lockdowns. While many sectors could ‘work from home’, our beloved Performing Arts sector was amongst those most severely affected. We were all collectively out of work.  In the following months, the pandemic forced our sector to take […]

Fair Pay in the Arts

Why we need Fair Pay in the Arts

The Arts and Culture are a cornerstone of society that fosters creativity, innovation and shared human experience. However, the industry often falls short in one crucial aspect: fair pay for its artists. The exploitation of artists is, unfortunately, more common than artists being paid fairly for their work. But the discussion of fair pay in […]

5 Tips for Freelance Artists to manage their careers 🚀

Freelancing is fun… isn’t it? Yeah, we can already hear you disagree with that statement. Freelancing can be very freeing and really awesome when you are riding a wave of opportunities. But in reality, most of the time freelancing is hard and uncertain work, especially within the Arts. So how do you master the Art […]

Empowering Creativity

The Lancifest: Empowering Creativity 🚀

Creativity drives innovation and economic growth in the long term. Creativity must be nurtured, protected, stimulated, and supported at all costs. To do that, we must change the way people work together in the Creative & Cultural Industries. This is our manifesto of how we are empowering creativity. From employment to freelance, we believe that the next generation […]