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Children’s Media Producer, Writer and Consultant
Alison has worked in Children’s media production for most of her career, twice at the BBC and also as a freelance Producer, Director, Scriptwriter and Lyricist. Her most recent role at the BBC was Head of CBeebies Production. She left the BBC in March this year and is currently managing a project called Hope Works, which she co-founded with Lucy Murphy, Head of Kids Content at Sky. This is a global initiative to promote the values of tolerance and inclusion amongst children and their parents/carers. She’d be happy to speak to anyone at CMC who might be interested to learn more.
The Art of Laughter & The Art of Meaning Making
The Art of Laughter: Prof. Sophie Scott, discusses the neurology of laughter and how it can help children develop. The Art of Meaning Making: Semiotics and Brand Storytelling.
The Art of Storyboarding & The Art of Puppets
The Art of Storyboarding: An introduction to animation storyboarding working with scripts and the importance of thumbnailing. The Art of Puppets: An irreverent look at how to make the best use of puppets.