RSC was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Latest nominations for RSC

Jo Litt
Jo Litt I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because the new RST is phenomenal.
Natasha Finlayson
Natasha Finlayson RT @lorannah: I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because no one makes me think more (or smile more) http://bi ...
helygen
helygen I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because... they are passionate, entertaining, informative
Lorannah
Lorannah I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because no one makes me think more (or smile more)
Sasha Rose
Sasha Rose I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they use a contemporary way to perform Shakespear
Gayle Wood
Gayle Wood I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because...
Saoirse WaddingHayes
Saoirse WaddingHayes I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because...their tweets have been informative and fun.
Petra Wainwright
Petra Wainwright I nominate @thersc for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because of their creative ways of making Shakespeare new
Shell
Shell I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution for updates on the wonderful Matilda, A Musical.
Louise
Louise I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because high-quality theatre really is life-enhancing!
Janine Edwards
Janine Edwards I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they make me laugh and cry and think (and drink good whisky)
Mark Ryan-Daly
Mark Ryan-Daly I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because there performances are amazing, keeping it alive.
Kiri
Kiri I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because the theatre holds my heart.
Zoey Moon
Zoey Moon I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because...Romeo stole my heart
Fiona
Fiona I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they keep the dream alive.The dream of good drama
Ian Collings
Ian Collings I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they hold the #Bard in their hearts.
RSC
RSC RT @shortyvotes: @TheRSC, you were nominated by @HolzC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution http://bit.ly/8pcs...
Amy Clarke
Amy Clarke RT @HolzC: I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because it attracts visitors from all over the world. http://bi ...
Holly
Holly I nominate @TheRSC for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because it attracts visitors from all over the world.
The Shorty Interview
with RSC
What's your best tweet?
Our Hamlet synopsis summary competition went a bit mental - over 1000 entries in less than 24 hours
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twhirl is great for monitoring responses
Twitter or Facebook?
A bit of both
What feature should Twitter add?
A "if you like this tweeter, try this tweeter" feature
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Shakespeare!
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Anyone who is fearful of Shakespeare to follow us...our tweets show that Shakespeare isn't boring like it may have been in school
Why should we vote for you?
The RSC strives to communicate well to our audiences through social media. We think we're doing an OK job at the moment
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
Shakespeare and RSC
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
All the RSC fans who let us know what they like through Twitter
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#hamlet #rsclear #arabiannights #yps
How do you make your tweets unique?
By trying to do things differently and creatively. Our tweets from technical rehearsals are very popular
What inspires you to tweet?
Sharing all the interesting, surprising and downright bizzare things that happen at the RSC
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Sometimes there's just too much news at the RSC...no one has complained yet about too much tweeting
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Be friendly, be real and be interesting. Arts organisations shouldn't just use twitter to sell tickets
How long can you go without a tweet?
We tend to have a tweeting break at the weekends...unless something important is happening
Why'd you start tweeting?
We realised that so much happens everydau at the RSC, it would be a shame not to share it with the masses
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Twitter has changed the way the RSC communicates with its audiences...we now have 2 way conversations - revolutionary!
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Participate! A lot of people read our tweets, but they don't communicate with us
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Posting news which is all over the news, but not been officially released by your press department yet...oooops