From issue 07
Title Project Manager Name of Organisation Vital Arts How long in present post? 3 months Address The Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, E1 1BB Email info@vitalarts.org.uk What does your...
From issue 07
Scottish Arts Council (SAC) has expressed its full support for proposals to create a National Theatre for Scotland, and is to prepare a case to the Scottish Executive for extra money to fund its...
From issue 07
Review by Liz Hill Published by Public Arts (2001, ISBN 0- 95540748-0 e: contact@public-arts.co.uk) Designed to ?provide a taste of the breadth of contemporary art in the public realm?, and aimed...
From issue 07
Under a new agreement between the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) and the National Museum of Photography, Film...
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Dundee Rep Theatre is to be home to Scottish Dance Theatre (SDT), Scotland?s principal contemporary dance company, which has won a Scottish Arts Council Lottery Capital award of over £660,000 to...
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Further details of the Arts Council of England?s (ACE) plans for restructuring the country?s arts funding system have been issued with the publication of ?Working Together for the Arts?, a document...
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ArtsProfessional issue 6 and its section on ?Participation? led me to mull over the implications of this word. The articles appear to adopt the very common assumption in the professional arts world...
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The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra has received a further £2.5m from the Arts Council of England as a step towards securing a more stable future for the orchestra, which over the past two...
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If the arts are to play an important role in improving the well-being of those in hospital and in reinforcing government messages about healthy lifestyles, Mike White argues that substantial evidence...
From issue 06
Classic FM started broadcasting nine years ago, explains Charlotte Rosier, and now more than six million tune in every week. Added to that are 401,000 children aged 4 to 14 who listen for more than 1...
From issue 06
According to a recent survey from Research Surveys of Great Britain, 23 million people regularly attend voluntary arts and crafts events. Why do these people give up their personal time, make a...
From issue 06
The Music Zone is a unique community education initiative, which offers an innovative, forward-thinking approach to music making, explains Matt Griffiths. The project is currently part of Plymouth...
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Oily Cart, the national touring theatre company from South London that works with children with profound and multiple learning difficulties, has been awarded the top prize in the Arts, Culture and...
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Rage is a West Midlands-based theatre company, formed in 1996, which makes professional theatre affordable and accessible to as many people as possible, writes Owen Radmore. We had been looking into...
From issue 06
The fact that out of the thousands of schools across the UK eligible to apply for the Government?s Artsmark accreditation, only 387 have bothered to do so (p1) is a particularly depressing one. It...
From issue 06
When the Blue Elephant Theatre opened in June 1999, it had no funding but it sprang into life anyway, remembers Antonio Ribeiro. The determination, enthusiasm and effort of a small group of...
From issue 06
Gwen Hughes will join the Arts Council of England in August in a new post as Head of Classical Music within the Music Department. Currently Head of Classical Music Online within BBC Radio and Music...
From issue 06
A fair share: The Chancellor?s budget in April 2000 introduced a new relief for donations to charity covering gifts of shares. Donors benefit from tax relief on the value of the shares donated...
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Members of Wales? leading galleries and visual arts organisations have expressed concern over proposals to re-structure the Arts Council of Wales and resignations by key members of ACW?s Visual Arts...
From issue 06
Please can you tell everybody about a great place to have meetings in London. It is between Euston Station, and Euston Square underground and is extremely cheap! The Meeting Place is a 1930's type...
From issue 06
The arts education offered by 377 schools has been recognised in the first round of Artsmark awards, the new national arts award scheme for schools run by the Arts Council of England.The aim of...
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London Arts has launched a Cultural Diversity Action Plan which challenges arts institutions in the capital to develop new audiences and artistic programmes that reflect London?s cultural diversity....
From issue 06
In her review of ?Arts For All? Their Policies and Our Culture? (ArtsProfessional issue 4, p12) Mary Schwarz asks whether anyone remembers the National Arts and Media Strategy. I do, and so do many...
From issue 06
A training CD ROM for early years practitioners is using abstract painter David Royle?s recent exhibition at the Pitshanger Manor Gallery, as a catalyst for introducing the visual arts to the very...
From issue 06
Review by Andrew Breakwell, Director of Roundabout...

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