Category Archives: Behind the Scenes

Staff Q&A: Jake Harvey

Name:  Jake Harvey Job title(s): Officially: Assistant Operations Manager. Also Film programme and Marketing support. How did you get started working at Phoenix Square? I came back from travelling and had always wanted to work at Phoenix but it was closed. … Continue reading

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Staff Q&A: Alexzandra Jackson

Name:  Alexzandra Jackson. Job title(s):  Production Co-ordinator/AOM (Assistant Operations Manager). How did you get started working at Phoenix Square? I had heard Phoenix Arts was moving to a new site when I worked at Line Out back in 2007 and decided that … Continue reading

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The Phoenix Square Zombie Contingency Plan

An open letter from Phoenix Square To our valued guests, I’m sure that many of you were as abhorred as we were earlier this year by the frankly disgraceful revelation that Leicester City Council has made absolutely no preparations for … Continue reading

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A day in a life of a…Café bar assistant at Phoenix Square.

One of the best things about the café bar is the film and dine offers.  I like the fact it’s making the cinema more of an event ; at too many cinemas going to see a film means paying crazy … Continue reading

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A day in the life…John Rance CEO

(Written last Friday) It was another great experience arriving at work today. I could hardly get into the building for starters… A double-decker bus had arrived for Schools Film Week. I joined an enthusiastic crocodile of school kids making their … Continue reading

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A day in the life of a … marketing volunteer at Phoenix Square

A typical day in the office at Phoenix Square can involve anything from nipping to the Post Office to get a few hundred stamps to writing film reviews for the brochure.  I get to do a large variety of things … Continue reading

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