Pedagogical predicament

A theatrical performance
06 Jun 2013

Alan Clarke is working on a training programme for artists who want to work in prisons. He outlines some of the challenges faced so far.

Birthday grants to diversify regional audiences

Liverpool Philharmonic
09 May 2013

Paul Hamlyn Foundation marks its quarter century with funding for audience development to widen participation.

Changes to Gift Aid

Image of blue calculator
11 Apr 2013

The Small Charitable Donations Act has just been introduced but this change to Gift Aid is not such good news, according to Bill Lewis.

Spotlight on payroll data

07 Mar 2013

Mahmood Reza explains ‘real-time information’, a significant change to payroll operations to be introduced in April.

EXCLUSIVE: Stark facts on ACE severance package

Image of The Royal Opera House's Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Facility at High House Production Park
17 Jan 2013

ACE foots the bill for director’s eleventh-hour sabbatical costing taxpayers up to £200k

Does opera need famous faces or different places?

10 Oct 2012

Chrissie Tiller says bringing opera into everyday spaces may broaden its audience.

Job ladder

23 Jul 2012

The much maligned YTS training scheme provided Dianne Greig with her route to becoming Senior Partner at Culture Sparks

Soap and glory

11 Jun 2012

This year QUAD set out to involve all 250,000 residents of Derby in a Soap Opera. Peter Bonnell explains how they went about it

Added value catering

27 Feb 2012

Catering has the potential to provide a healthy income stream and enhance the wider visitor experience, but it needs to be well executed, warns Paul Smith

Government confirms its cash pledge to Glasgow arts venues

19 Sep 2011

RSNO and Scottish Opera will benefit from an £11m investment in their performance venues

Leading the way

25 Jul 2011

Sue Isherwood on the need for cultural leaders to understand their political culture and context


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