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When old-timers sit at the bar holding forth about how much things have changed, there?s often more than a pinch of exaggeration involved, writes Kieran Cooper. But one major change really has taken...
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A series of photographs ?finding a visual language for pain? has been created through a collaboration between artist Deborah Padfield and Dr Charles Pither, which won a Sciart Research Award in...
From issue 26
Warwick Arts Centre (WAC) stages over 1,600 performances each year. It has an Internet savvy, university-based audience and uses specialist web marketing support agency. So why has it delayed the...
From issue 26
Summer?s coming and municipal arts teams are reaching critical mass on plans for the holiday season. Council tax-payers? money is being eked out to create the kind of big, free event that many of us...
From issue 26
The last ten years have seen substantial increases in arts sponsorship in the UK. Amongst these there were three bad years, but the general movement was positive. The latest figures, however, tell a...
From issue 26
Simon Stallworthy, previously Executive Director of Bolton?s Octagon Theatre, is to become the new Director of The Theatre Chipping Norton at the end of May. Ann Parry has been appointed...
From issue 26
Starting this week, ArtsProfessional is delighted to welcome Sean Egan, head of Bates Wells and Braithwaite?s Arts and Media department, to host an occasional legal column. Send your legal questions...
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The UK?s largest disability arts charity has celebrated its 25th anniversary with a celebratory event at RADA. The evening was attended by special guests including deaf actress Elizabeth Quinn, who...
From issue 26
BOOKSHOP SAM?s Books is a specialist supplier of books for arts professionals. For further information and invoicing, t/f: 01883 345011 e: books@sam-arts.demon.co.uk, w: http://www.sam-arts.demon....
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Arts minister Tessa Jowell has attributed a 36% reduction in domestic burglary and 18% reduction in ?youth crime? on some high crime estates during summer 2000 to a scheme offering 13-17 year old...
From issue 26
Title: Web Development Manager Name of Organisation: Sadler?s Wells Theatre Phone: 020 7863 8102 Email: hans.dekretser@sadlerswells.com How long in present post? 18 months What does your...
From issue 26
A BBC initiative offering opportunities for 13-19 year olds to develop an interest in art, dance, music or film is taking place until the end of September. The project, known as ?Blast?, aims to help...
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Now in its 13th year, Imaginate, the Bank of Scotland Children?s International Theatre Festival, is set to offer 78 performances by 12 theatre companies from 7 countries in 3 theatres in 10 days....
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Education dialogue begins The Scottish Arts Council has established an Education Forum comprising a group of respected academics, artists and educationalists. Chaired by Professor Emeritus Sally...
From issue 26
Further to your news article about Sadler?s Wells? use of SMS (ArtsProfessional, issue 25, May 6), readers may also be interested to know of a parallel SMS campaign Insitu ran for Stomp, the details...
From issue 26
British summertime approaches and despite centuries of inclement summer weather and the direct experience of the year before, all arts programmers thoughts turn to one thing: the outdoor event....
From issue 26
In July 1932, the impresario Sydney Carroll, with the actor/manager Robert Atkins, produced three performances of ?Twelfth Night? in Regent?s Park and lost £560. Undaunted, they returned in 1933 to...
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Colchester Free Festival is a large, free, outdoor community arts festival held annually in the town?s Castle Park on August Bank Holiday Monday, writes Abigail Cooper. The event began in June...
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The Bass Museum of Brewing in Burton upon Trent, situated in the East Midlands, is well out of the way of the traditional visitor and tourist hot-spots. Consequently, the museum?s marketing...
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A major review of 450 venues? websites against a set of clear criteria has pointed to some basic principles that all arts website creators should bear in mind. Bob Wallis highlights the key elements...
From issue 25
The Little Angel Theatre, one of only two purpose-built puppet theatres in England, has been forced to close to the public after 40 years of continuous operation. The closure has resulted from the...
From issue 25
ARTS SERVICES St Helens Creative Industries Initiative: http://www.creative-insthelens.org Database of artists and creative industries; Commercial and domestic commissions; Arts in education;...
From issue 25
A Queen?s Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category has been conferred upon Theatre Projects Consultants, a London-based company that works with arts organisations, governments and...
From issue 25
Arts and museums education charity the Clore Duffield Foundation is exploring the possibility of setting up a new institute to promote leadership skills in the arts and cultural sector. The Trustees...
From issue 25
The Royal National Theatre?s most traditional auditorium, the Lyttelton, is being transformed by a new seating arrangement, creating greater intimacy between actor and audience. Starting this month...

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