Jenny Simpson has launched the 2020 Awesome Festival during COVID-19 and it feels a bit like jumping out of an aeroplane. In this podcast Rosalind Appleby talks with the festival’s CEO and artistic director about the challenges and delights of planning the program.
Jenny Simpson says that, in spite of COVID-19, the 2020 Awesome Festival program is a dream come true. Go behind the scenes with the artistic director of the children’s festival in this candid chat about how children deserve the best, and why every festival needs a marching band!
Pictured top: Awesome Festival’s courageous CEO Jenny Simpson discusses the challenges and delights of programming a festival during COVID-19.