Cluster Arts works with extraordinary artists to bring work to the stage.

Cluster Arts is an exciting and responsive organisation that provides the essential ‘backend’ services to small to medium performing arts companies.

Based in Brisbane Australia, Cluster Arts has solid experience in delivering work for major events and festivals as well as small and intimate gigs.

Cluster Arts provides the following services to artists – producing and touring, business development, administration, funding, and auspicing.

With a passion for discovering and supporting unforgettable work, we are a natural networking and advocacy leader for Artists in Australia.

Our Services

Production & Touring

  • Assist in setting up touring opportunities.
  • Plan and manage the tour from the start to  the very last bow!
  • Assist in producing only parts of your tour.
  • Represent you/your company at arts markets, festivals, national and international conferences.

Business Development

  •  Strategic plan writing for your company that would allow for high level funding or sponsorship opportunities.
  • Plan where you want your business to be in five years and steps to make that a reality.
  • Assist in putting in place key business protocols such as contracts, budgets, HR policy, touring policy, intellectual Property policy, company structures.
  • Be a sounding board for your ideas

Administration

  • Payroll, BAS and superannuation
  • General Management responsibilities – newsletters, set up and manage data bases, budgets
  • Graphic Design for flyers and posters.
  • Marketing and PR

Auspicing & Funding

  • Assist in developing an annual income raising strategy.
  • Identify and plan your individual strategy for attending arts markets, national and international conferences.
  • Plan, write, acquit  funding applications
  • Auspice your grants through our business

We’ve had the privilege to work with some awesome people

“Since we came on board with Cluster our business has grown and flourished. Handing over the General Management side of the the business has allowed us to focus on our art and create the work. Load off, show on!"

Natano FaananaCo-Founder Casus Circus

"With Cluster Arts taking care of the money, I am free to enjoy my coffee in peace.”

Ira Seindenstein

"Cluster has been at the forefront of the support base for the creation of my new work Slow Boat. I am looking forward to working with Deb and Kate to produce the show when it is created."

Anna Yen