Latest News & Updates from the Collective

Discussing practical approaches to creating safe theatres
You are warmly invited to join us for a series of online presentations promoting positive mental health and wellbeing in the performing arts.
Coming soon - a music mini-series exploring mental health and the performing arts.
We are thrilled to announce that the?Support Act Wellbeing Helpline?has been extended to offer a?Manager Support Hotline.
Arts Wellbeing Collective supporter Claire Lyon speaks to the Arts Review about The Masque Co
Claire Spencer AM, CEO of Arts Centre Melbourne, and Tessitura Network president Andrew Recinos discuss the impact of COVID-19.
Performing artist Claire Lyon has generously opted to donate money to the Arts Wellbeing Collective from the sales of masks through her new business, The Masque Co.
Arts Centre Melbourne CEO, Claire Spencer AM, speaks about the Arts Wellbeing Collective, and leading with an emphasis on care, empathy and communication.
Claire speaks to 3KND about her role, the Arts Wellbeing Collective, and how Arts Centre Melbourne is engaging with people through COVID-19.
Arts Centre Melbourne CEO Claire Spencer reflects on community cohesion, mental health and identity as part of City of Melbourne's City of the Future series.
Arts Centre Melbourne CEO Claire Spencer discusses the support the Arts Wellbeing Collective is giving performing arts workers during the coronavirus crisis, and the path to reopening theatres.
Arts Centre Melbourne CEO, Claire Spencer AM, reflects on building resilience and industry efforts to help deal with the impact of COVID-19.
Arts Centre Melbourne CEO Claire Spencer shares her concerns regarding the mental health and wellbeing of performing arts workers.
Australian soprano and psychologist Greta Bradman phones in to SmartArts to chat with Richard about how people in the arts can care for their physical and mental wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are thrilled to share that Claire Spencer AM has been recognised for her outstanding contribution to the field of performing arts in the 2020 Australia Day honours list.
The Arts Wellbeing Collective is a finalist in the category, "Improving mental wellbeing" in the 2019 VicHealth Awards.
The recommendations made in the report actively contributed to the development of the Arts Wellbeing Collective.
Greta Bradman is a psychologist, performing artist, and member of the Arts Wellbeing Collective Advisory Group.
Filmmaker and former actor Ben Steel embarks on a soul-searching journey that looks beyond the bright lights to explore mental health issues within the Australian entertainment industry.