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Arts organisations new to ACE’s national portfolio revealed

The Corn Exchange in Newbury
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Despite the companies facing reductions, many organisations have joined the national portfolio funded by Arts Council England for the first time.

New NPOs are listed below, with their total three-year grant in brackets.


  • BE Festival (£435,000)


  • Mark Bruce Company (dance) (£600,000)


  • Camden’s People’s Theatre  (£210,000)


  • Chol Theatre (£225,000)


  • Corn Exchange Newbury (£705,000)


  • Dance United Yorkshire (£270,000)


  • Derby Theatre (£1,500,000)


  • Exeter Nortcott Theatre (£375,000)


  • Gulbenkian Theatre (£660,000)


  • Kaleider (theatre) (£330,000)


  • Mayk Theatre (£270,000)


  • Matthew Bourne’s Re:Bourne (£3,882,000)


  • Tangle (theatre) £255,000


  • The Point (theatre) (£375,000)


  • Bike Shed Theatre (£225,000)


  • University of Derby Theatre (Derby Theatre) (£1,500,000)


  • Wired Aerial Theatre -£495,000

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