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Meet the people who work with you to plan, design and deliver sustainable cultural projects, demonstrate their impact and identify opportunities for you to evolve and grow.

RE | SHAPING POLICIES FOR CREATIVITY – Addressing culture as a global public good; UNESCO Report

RE | SHAPING POLICIES FOR CREATIVITY – Addressing culture as a global public good

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World Cities Culture Forum – Culture Counts 2021

Culture Counts: New Approaches to Evidence Based Cultural Policymaking
in World Cities

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World Cities Culture Report 2014

World Cities Culture Report 2014

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Evaluation of SubSaharan Africa Arts – 2018-21 Impact report

Evaluation of SubSaharan Africa Arts – 2018-21 Impact report

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Culture and High Streets – Final Report

Culture and High Streets – Final Report

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Culture and Sustainability Green cities Report Prepared for WCCF

The Green World Cities of Tomorrow: Culture and Sustainability – Special Report Prepared for WCCF Global Conversation

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Latest Insights

BOP Reports

Laura’s work in a variety of roles across the performing arts, spanning opera, dance, theatre, puppetry and film, gives her unique insight into artistic leadership, collaborative creativity, community cultural engagement and cross-sector partnerships.


Before joining BOP Laura was creative producer for dance company Sweetshop Revolution, heading up operations, fundraising, bid writing and communications. Her research work includes leading on training and artist career development in a multi-stranded enquiry on creative freelancing for Fuel Theatre and the GLA. She has a particular interest in developing new profit models for sustainable growth within arts organisations.


Laura’s former career as an artist saw her perform internationally with organisations including The Royal Ballet, The National Theatre, Barbican, Sadlers Wells, Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Hollywood Bowl, Opera Comique Paris and Salzburg, Bregenz and Edinburgh Festivals.  She is currently an Executive MBA candidate at Bayes Business School (formerly Cass) with a joint specialism in strategy and innovation.

Laura is a Senior Researcher with over 20 years of experience across the cultural sector as an artist, creative producer and researcher.

Senior Researcher

Laura Caldow

Laura Caldow - Senior Researcher | BOP Consulting

We work around the world to build and support new cultural and creative economies. We have created a set of tools that give leaders and decision-makers an unparalleled understanding of their cultural and creative assets and how to make the most of them. Here is a selection of our projects.

Projects