From issue 27
Doubts expressed about the accuracy of a damning report into the activities of the failed Centre for Visual Arts (CVA) in Cardiff, where financial shortfalls forced closure in November 2000, just 14...
From issue 27 Opinion
Despite the current obsession, nobody seems to have nailed down exactly what we mean when we talk about ‘audience development’. The definitions are many; the scope for woolly thinking wide. Richard Hadley thinks it’s time to take stock.
From issue 27
Cross-border touring between England and Scotland has received a boost with the announcement by the Arts Council of England and the Scottish Arts Council of grants of over £600,000 to create access...
From issue 27
The process of producing a CD can be laborious and frustrating, but after two years making CDs to introduce festivals and series at the Barbican, David Hoskins knows the ropes well. In May 1999,...
From issue 27
Given that the DCMS has quite rightly gone to great lengths to advertise widely the vacancies for new Arts Council members, it is a little confusing now to find that nine of the people who have been...
From issue 27
Sometimes it helps to be a parent, writes Carol Jones. I can?t remember if it was Shreddies, Minibix or maybe even Golden Grahams, but one day early last year I found a round, mini CD-Rom attached...
From issue 27
Scottish Ballet has announced the appointment of Ashley Page as its new Artistic Director. Choreographer and former Principal Dancer with The Royal Ballet, he replaces Robert North. Ian Brown,...
From issue 27
Trinity College of Music is experiencing a new lease of life since its relocation to the Christopher Wren site of the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, writes Emma Kendon. Our new home is...
From issue 27
The former chair of Northern Arts, has died at age 65 after a short illness. George Loggie was involved in the work of Northern Arts for over twenty years and was formerly Chair and President of the...
From issue 27
The Arts Council of England?s Contemporary Music Network (CMN Tours) is a funder and producer of 10 to12 contemporary music projects each year, writes Marcel Jenkins. Established in 1971 by Annette...
From issue 27
Membership of the new 15-strong Council for England?s yet-to-be-named arts funding organisation, created by the merger of the Arts Council of England and the English Regional Arts Boards, has been...
From issue 27
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From issue 27
Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell has announced the composition of the panel that will assess the 12 cities bidding to become European Capital of Culture in 2008. Sir Jeremy Isaacs, former Chief...
From issue 27
This week, ArtsProfessional welcomes Heather Newill, Director of the Arts, Entertainment...
From issue 27
Three new Lottery capital projects have been given the go-ahead by the Arts Council of England, which has announced a £4.3m grant for the refurbishment of Watford?s Palace Theatre, £2.4m to...
From issue 27
Title: Audience Development Officer Name of organisation: Bury Art Gallery...
From issue 27
The Artsmark award, which is made by the Arts Council of England to recognise schools that have made a strong commitment to the arts and developed a range of arts provisions for pupils, has been...
From issue 27
Launching its 2001 Report at its annual lunch last month, the Theatrical Management Association (TMA) Chair, Maggie Saxon reiterated the growing links between itself, the Independent Theatre...
From issue 27
Further details of a new scheme which will provide over £2m of Lottery money to help young people gain access to performing arts productions have been announced by the Millennium Commission. Aiming...
From issue 27
The Arts Council of England has published new strategies on Street Arts and Circus including a commitment to increase funding available through its National Touring programme by 15%. Informed by...
From issue 27
I read your front page ?Arts cash squeezed as sponsorship plummets? with interest (ArtsProfessional issue 25, May 6). I work for a small company in Kent that sells scientific apparatus to schools and...
From issue 27
The United Nations? Convention on the Rights of the Child Article 31 may state that every child has the right to participate freely in cultural life and the arts and that member governments should...
From issue 26
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....
From issue 26
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...

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