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Battersea Arts Centre. Photo: Morely von Sternberg

Battersea Arts Centre is to commission four new pieces of 30-minute theatre to be broadcast live on BBC4. The series – currently named Live from...
East London's Rich Mix venue

East London arts venue Rich Mix faces closure as a result of a legal row with Tower Hamlets Council. The multi-arts venue, which hosts more...
The theatre's award is open to theatremakers who link innovation with potential for public impact

Camden People’s Theatre has launched a £1,500 prize for innovative theatre projects. The People’s Theatre Award, which marks the venue joining Arts Council England’s national...
Brigid Lamour at Women Centre Stage. Photo: Hannah Quigley

Industry figures have called for the sector to be more accountable when it comes diversity and equality in arts organisations. A panel discussion at the...
Photo: Rideout

Update: This article was amended on March 25, 2015. An independent review has called into question the assessment methods of Arts Council England. ACE has been...

All but 15% of Arts Council England-funded organisations now have an environmental policy and action plan in place, a report by sustainability charity Julie’s...

A contract aimed at fostering a “more serious, grown-up and ambitious relationship” between the government and the arts sector has been drawn up with...
Artsdepot: set for major repairs and upgrades

London venue Artsdepot has won a £100,000 grant from Arts Council England to carry out urgently needed repairs and upgrades. The north London venue, which...
A production of Pygmalion at the Minack Theatre. Photo: Lynn Batten

Only 2.5% of Arts Council England’s new national portfolio funding will go towards arts organisations in rural areas, even though more than one in...