*This podcast was included in The Stage’s best podcasts to listen to in 2017!*
Note: this conversation was recorded in May 2016.
As part of a series of conversations with artistic directors about the idea of legacy, Rebecca Atkinson-Lord talks to Matt Burman, former artistic director of Yorkshire Festival and Norfolk & Norwich Festival. They discuss proper payment of artists, how to engage audiences, the value of scratch performances and the importance of dialogue.