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Arts Council England is undertaking a survey into disability as part of wider research aimed at better understanding the experiences of disabled people working...

Arts Council England has launched a new “fit for purpose” grant application system, claiming it will save the funding body £1 million each year. Theatres...

Birmingham Repertory Theatre has been given £750,000 by Arts Council England towards a major new scheme to find and nurture fresh theatre talent. The three-year...

Hull City Council has pressed on with a major refurbishment of the city’s New Theatre, despite missing out on a £5 million arts council grant. As...

Peter Bazalgette has announced he will step down as chair of Arts Council England in 2017. The former TV producer has been in the role...

Theatre companies are using digital technology less than they were two years ago, a new report claims. The survey of 207 theatres suggests that less...

Industry leaders have given Chancellor George Osborne’s arts council settlement a cautious welcome, but warned that “the battleground now shifts” as local authorities brace...

Commercial theatre could not exist in its current “variety, character and overall financial strength” without the subsidised sector, a new report from Arts Council...

English National Opera will continue to receive investment from Arts Council England until 2018, though the company will not rejoin the funding body's national...

Subsidised theatres are relying less on public funding and generating a bigger share of their own income than ever before, new figures have revealed. New...

Projects aimed at inspiring areas of low cultural engagement to get involved with the arts have received more than £5 million from Arts Council...

Arts Council England is to commission research on stage productions and audiences with an aim to better understand the impact of the theatres it...

A new guide has been published that advises theatres and arts organisations how to take advantage of international touring. The Art of Export guide –...

Arts consultant Sian Alexander is to join the Lyric Hammersmith as executive director. She replaces Jessica Hepburn, who is leaving the Lyric after a decade...

Arts Council England chief executive Darren Henley has insisted the organisation will make “the best possible case for investment” in the face of government...

Peter Bazalgette, chair of Arts Council England, has criticised politicians for not being strong enough advocates of the arts, labelling their attitudes as “pathetic”. Bazalgette,...

Arts Council England’s budget is to be cut by about £1.2 million in 2015/16, after the Department for Culture, Media and Sport was forced...

Arts Council England chair Peter Bazalgette has called on the government to double the size of the creative industries in the next 10 years. Writing...
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