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Praised for its beautiful acoustics, the main hall of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam is one of the most famous concert halls in the world, says Jan Dieters. This privately funded building was...
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I founded Motionhouse Dance Theatre in 1988 with Kevin Finnan, writes Louise Richards. From doing everything ourselves ? workshops, performances and admin ? we now employ five dancers and two...
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This week ArtsProfessional welcomes Mahmood Reza of Pro Active Accounting to host an occasional column discussing some of the financial issues that face arts organisations.
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There has been much controversy surrounding the recent VAT case involving London Zoo and HM Customs and Excise (C...
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A £40m initiative to give thousands of school children in deprived areas throughout England the opportunity to engage with creative learning and participate in cultural activities, has been formally...
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From any perspective, English Touring Opera (ETO) has a pretty good thing to do: to bring opera productions to cities and towns that usually don?t get other subsidised opera, and to work with the...
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The world?s largest cork sculpture has been unveiled at the Eden Project in Cornwall. Created by artist Robert Bradford for the RSPB, the sculpture of a Spanish imperial eagle is made from some of...
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I can almost hear you say it, writes Jim Robertson. ?Oh no, here it comes again? - that tired old mantra we have been hearing for almost 10 years now in the arts. ?CHANGE. CHANGE?. The changes...
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Prize-giving is a very interesting preoccupation in the arts. Barely a week goes by without a new announcement of cash to reward artistic endeavour deemed by experts as being particularly...
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Sean Egan answers some initial questions for arts organisations contemplating a merger, and to explain the legal implications of this. In the wake of the Arts Council of England?s spending review...
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David Emerson (pictured), Senior Executive Officer of the Theatrical Management Association since the creation of this post in 1996, is leaving to become Chief Executive of the Association of...
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Title Marketing Manager Organisation macrobert Phone 01786 467155 Email c.l.french@stir.ac.uk How long in post? Just over a year What does your organisation do? macrobert produces and...
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The Arts Council of England?s ?decibel? project (formerly known as the Diversity Project) is working with x.trax, Manchester's international performance showcase, to present a major national event...
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A new report mapping out the predicted impact of new digital technology for the film industry has concluded that the UK lags behind the US and other European countries in its adoption of digital film...
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Although around four out of five adults in Scotland take part in some form of arts or cultural activity, adult participation has fallen from 85% of the population in 1998 to 78%, according to a...
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A new prize worth £100,000 to its winner is to be funded by the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. The annual Gulbenkian Prize will replace the ?Museum of the Year? title and aims is to reward "the most...
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Jenny loves coming to work at the Rowan Foundation two days a week, says Steven Raven. She has an individual learning programme and we help her learn not only how to express herself in clay but also...
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In February 2001 OSJ (formerly Orchestra of St John?s) pioneered concerts for children with autism and their families by performing a pair of concerts in London under the banner ?Music for Autism?,...
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mind the?gap is one of the country?s leading professional theatre companies working with learning disabled artists, writes Sally Bailey. Formed in 1988 by its current Artistic Director Tim Wheeler,...
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The Arts Council of England (ACE) will shortly publish a new report, ?Arts in England: attendance, participation and attitudes in 2001?. It will contain the results of research carried out with over...
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Any successful athlete will tell you that investment in talented people early in their careers is vital if their full potential is to be realised; and it is quite clear that a country?s success in...
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The Circus Space, based in east London, is the powerhouse of British contemporary circus and one of the top three centres for the circus arts in Europe, writes Rob Hardy. We offer a diverse artistic...
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New guidance for museums and galleries has been published by The Charity Commission in its report ?Museums and Art Galleries?, which draws attention to the criteria that must be met for an...
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