February 2018



Bayil District (Near National Flag Square) Baku, Azerbaijan, AZ1003

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Tue - Sun: 12 pm > 11 pm

Mon: Non-working day  


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31 Jan - 02 Feb 18

YARAT Contemporary Art Space invites to the training within the Selector PRO project.

The British Council in collaboration with ASAN Radio and YARAT Contemporary Art Space will organize a three-day Event Management Training within the Selector PRO project, bringing together leading music theoreticians and practitioners from the UK and Azerbaijan during 31 January and February 2, 2018 at YARAT Centre.

This 3-day series of masterclasses will give a professional insight into the spectrum of event management, including event design and planning, audiences, marketing, promotion, people in live music, project management, health and safety, law and technology. The intensive training will be delivered by the British Event Producer and Educator Dan Tsu (BIMM London/Lyrix Organix).

Dan Tsu is an event producer and educator – and the founder and director of Lyrix Organix. Renowned for boundary-pushing events that explore the nexus of live music, poetry and hip hop, to promote youth and charitable causes. His current portfolio includes Glastonbury Festival (The Rum Shack), UK Beatbox Championships, Brighton Festival, Woodland Trust and The British Council (Sudan, Ethiopia, Moscow). He has also produced major events and tours for the Mayor of London (GLA), London 2012, The Roundhouse and Kings Place. With a reputation for championing and collaborating with young talent, he has worked closely with the likes of Ed Sheeran, Akala and Kate Tempest. A passionate youth education facilitator, speaker and Event Management module leader (BA (Hons) Music Business, BIMM London), Dan regularly develops major youth education programmes for the likes of The Roundhouse, Mayor of London, International Youth Arts Festival and Cardboard Citizens. http://www.bimm.co.uk/study/tutors/london/dan-tsu/

The training will be in English and translation in Azerbaijani will be provided.

NOTE (!) We kindly ask you to REGISTER by filling the form: https://www.britishcouncil.az/events/event-management-training

Dates: January 31 / February 1 and 2

Time Schedule: 10 am – 12 pm: Session 1

12 pm – 1 pm: Lunch

1 pm – 3 pm: Session 2

3 pm – 3.30 pm: Break

3.30 – 5 pm: Session 3

Venue: YARAT Contemporary Art Centre, 2 floor, Multifunctional Room

Address: Bayil, Sabail District, Baku (Near the National Square)