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Eight, a creative professional development event for professionals and volunteers working in the arts with young people, will take place in London on May 26. The speakers, workshops and debates will...
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Colin Mercer and John Lancaster look at cultural tourism, why it is cropping up on the agenda and what it can offer. What do we mean by cultural tourism? At heart, it properly refers to a...
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Arts festival management is ? and probably always will be ? a precarious operation. However, one UK festival has both its finances and future plans in a very healthy state, and moreover makes a...
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30th birthday established 1975 e: info@chifest.org.uk How it all began? The Festival started as a one-off event to mark the 900th anniversary of the foundation of Chichester?s Norman Cathedral...
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The governing documents and accounts of 400 charities in England and Wales are now available online as part of a major initiative by the Charity Commission to promote greater openness and...
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Arts Services Creative Arts East. Arts Round-up: publicity distribution Service from 100 to 1000 outlets. Artefax: arts direct mail service. Get yourself noticed! Contact: communications@...
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The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) is inviting talented musicians aged 14 to 21 in the West and East Midlands to apply for its new CBSO Youth Orchestra. 90 young players will get the...
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On March 31, the national decibel programme came to a close. Colin Beesting looks at how the project has changed the landscape for culturally diverse artists and how Arts Council England will pick up...
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The potential for charities to enhance the role of their membership bodies has been highlighted in a new report by the Charity Commission. ?Membership Charities? sets out the characteristics of an...
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A new guide to help small businesses ensure equality of opportunity has been published by The Commission for Racial Equality (CRE). ?Racial Equality and the Smaller Business? clarifies the legal...
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The new distributor for Lottery funding formed by the merger of the Community Fund and the New Opportunities Fund has been officially launched by Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell, and named as the Big...
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The 2004 season for the Newnham Paddox sculpture park opens on May 1, introducing 60 new pieces set within a 30-acre lakeside gallery in classical landscape arranged by Capability Brown between...
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An international conference for people interested in Disability and Deaf Arts will take place at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts on May 6?8. The event will involve performances, film...
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Schools Minister David Miliband writes about the Government’s efforts to place the arts and creativity at the heart of the curriculum.
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artSites Birmingham is a community arts development agency that started in 1998, writes Louisa Davies. The artSites are community venues, based in schools and community leisure centres in areas of...
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?Wonderful: Visions of the Near Future? is a collaborative project between the Wellcome Trust and the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA), writes Juliette Buss. The...
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Heather Newill believes that arts leaders should be learning more lessons from managers working in the business world. ?Why can?t the arts be more businesslike?? protested John Tusa in an article...
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A nine-month review process at the British Film Institute (bfi) is culminating in a radical overhaul of the entire organisation, coupled with the launch of a series of new initiatives to widen access...
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Jeremy Herrin explains why Live Theatre makes an ideal case study for any discussion on regional theatre. Live Theatre is a 175-seat venue on Newcastle upon Tyne?s Quayside, specialising in new...
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Bristol?s Arnolfini gallery (pictured) has been subject to a media onslaught following its advertising of a curatorial traineeship for Black and Asian applicants. The publication of a recruitment...
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The Highlands and Islands of Scotland have a distinctive identity and present particular challenges to arts development, writes Marcus Wilson. HI-Arts is the arts development agency for the...
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The depressing furore prompted by Arnolfini?s legitimate attempt to recruit a Black or Asian trainee curator (p1) could cause a trickle of cold sweat to run down the spine of anyone taking positive...
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In 1999 an in-depth report was commissioned to provide a strategic vision for Chatham and the Medway region of Kent, writes Isabel Vasseur. The report described Chatham as a location with...
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Jane Clarke, who was Acting Director of Financial and Business Services for Arts Council England from 2000-2003, has been appointed Director of Operations at the Arts Council of Wales. Joanna...
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This month sees the launch of ?The Complete Membership Handbook, a guide to managing friends, members and supporters schemes? written by ArtsProfessional editors Liz Hill and Brian Whitehead,...

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