Alison Stewart

Children’s Media Consultant, Executive Producer and Writer

Alison Stewart

Alison has worked in children’s media production for most of her career, twice at the BBC and also as a freelance Series Producer, BAFTA nominated director and script writer, producing content for ITV, Channel 4 and Sky in the UK.

Her most recent role at the BBC was Head of CBeebies Production. Since leaving the BBC she has worked on a number of development projects, as a consultant, an Exec and a script writer.

Last year Alison was proud to accept an invitation to join the Board of The Children’s Media Foundation.

Alison's Sessions

Preview - The Art Of... the Art Of...

Posted on: Friday 17 June 2022 3:06pm

The Art Of... sessions are some of the most popular that CMC offers each year. This year there are two live “Art Of... “sessions at The Crucible in Sheffield and two video presentations. people can watch at their leaisure. Alison Stewart regularly Execs the Art Of strand.... “The Art Of…

The Art Of...Young People's Theatre

06 July 2022, 11:00am-11:45am
Adelphi Room

Exploring playmaking with and playwriting for young people, and highlights the different approaches to writing for stage and for screen. 

The Art Of...Preschool

07 July 2022, 2:00pm-2:45pm
Adelphi Room

What is the art of preschool and what do preschoolers really want and need from a live-action or animated series?

The Young Audiences Content Fund - What Next?

07 July 2022, 9:30am-10:30am
Crucible Main Stage

This is your chance to join the debate and help shape the future of the children’s media landscape in the UK.

The Art Of...Preschool

On-Demand Content

What is the art of preschool and what do preschoolers really want and need from a live-action or animated series?

The Young Audiences Content Fund - What Next?

On-Demand Content

This is your chance to join the debate and help shape the future of the children’s media landscape in the UK.

The Art Of...Young People's Theatre

On-Demand Content

Exploring playmaking with and playwriting for young people, and highlights the different approaches to writing for stage and for screen. 

Audio: from Podcasts to Radio

On-Demand Content

From the evolution of podcasting and streaming services to next-generation radio, this is an exciting time to be in audio. Former BBC 1Xtra Head Mark Strippel and friends share their stories, insights, and routes into the industry.

Narrative Gaming

On-Demand Content

Chella Ramanan maps her career route to narrative games design, explains what the role entails and discusses her work to improve diversity in the games industry