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Set up in May 2002, the Northamptonshire Touring Arts Agency is one of the newest touring schemes in the country. It is an unusual collaboration of all the eight local authorities in...
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Belfast?s arts community has declared itself a ?community in crisis? following a cut by Belfast City Council in its annual funding to major arts organisations in the city. Earlier this year Belfast...
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?Words fail me! But I?ll try! Hatstand are brilliant, breathtaking, the best thing we?ve promoted. When can we have them back?? said Tricia Wilson at Saltfleet Village Hall - a voluntary promoter...
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The biggest single commercial art space in the UK is due to open to the public this week at the Biscuit Factory in Newcastle?s Sandyford area. 32,000 sq feet of space, including 16,000 sq feet of...
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While the use of external consultants is a familiar part of working in the arts, the use of freelances in the sector has been a much shadier area altogether. Ian Duckworth illustrates how arts...
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Conduct a survey into the leisure pursuits of the great British public, and you will find that shopping tops the list of favoured hobbies. This is no great surprise. Towns and cites across the UK...
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Determining the correct tax and National Insurance status of freelancers has always been fraught with problems, especially with the advent of IR35 legislation and the Inland Revenue?s increasing...
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I get quite a few e-mail bulletins and APe-mail is my favourite because of Catherine Rose?s acute eye and sense of humour. I also tend to share her opinions but I have to disagree with a throwaway...
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Review by Hugh Adams, chair of Cywaith Cymru.Artworks, Wales, a writer and freelance visual arts consultant (ed.) (Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, London, 2000 ISBN 0 903319 87 X Price: £10.99 [£14....
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Previously General Manager of the Open Air Theatre in Regent?s park, Sheila Benjamin has joined ABL Cultural Consulting as Head of Business and Administration. She will be overseeing the Company?s...
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Juggling the workaday demands of a busy marketing or PR department in the cultural industries often takes the idea of multi-tasking to the extreme, observes Vivienne Francis. From selling tickets to...
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What follows is very much a personal take on how to get the best from your consultant, writes consultant Susan Royce. For me there are three key factors: ? Decide how you want to work with your...
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Norwich?s Theatre Royal has announced a surplus for the year 2001-2002, of nearly £76,500 on a turnover of in excess of £4m, the fourth consecutive year of surplus, and the eighth out of the nine...
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Title Artistic Director Organisation Littoral Arts How long in post? 12 years Phone 01706 827961 Email littoral@btopenworld.com What does your organisation do? An Arts Trust for Social and...
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A partnership between Classic FM and Yamaha, together with the Purcell School of Music, the London Symphony Orchestra and The Barbican, has been recognised as the Arts...
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Stephen Cashman presents a new analytical framework which he believes will enable a wide range of audience development activity to be appropriately categorised, classified and evaluated on its own...
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More than 250 theatre managers attended the annual Theatrical Management Association (TMA) Conference in Cardiff last month. Among the conference sessions was a powerful address by Radio 1 Producer...
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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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NESTA (the National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts) is to be allocated an extra £95m by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, to top up its initial endowment of £200m and...
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The St James Group Ltd, a property company specialising in redeveloping major brownfield sites, has launched its ?Art on Loan? scheme in a collaboration with Westminster Council, aiming to give...
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Jenny Randerson, Minister for Culture, Sport and the Welsh Language, has announced that a consortium of cultural and other organisations has been allocated £1.5m to deliver Culturenet Cymru, an all-...
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A new report has been published documenting the first national conference to address the role of the arts in tackling offending behaviour in young people. ?Including the Arts: preventing youth...
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The Association of British Concert Promoters (ABCP), which represents concert halls across the UK, has published a warning to the industry that forthcoming increases in the royalty for the concert...
From issue 37
Review by Elizabeth Owen, Senior Lecturer Arts and Events Management, Sheffield Hallam University (HEC Montreal, 2001, 2nd Edition, ISBN 2-9803081-8-8 £18.50 [£23.00 inc p...
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The highly regarded audience development agency MAX, which was originally established in 1991 as an ACE-funded membership-driven distribution and marketing services agency, is to be wound up at the...

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