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Arts Council England is to release at least £60 million of unspent Lottery funding after building up all-time high reserves of more than £330...

Richmond’s Orange Tree Theatre has received a £75,000 funding injection from Arts Council England – the venue’s first major grant from the funding body...

A new play about female activists in India who fight the oppression of women has received a £100,000 boost from Arts Council England. The Leicester...

Artists who do not work in theatre are to be supported to make ambitious new performances in Manchester. Theatremakers will also be encouraged to make...

Older people are to be encouraged to take part in more theatre and arts activities thanks to a new £3 million fund. The Celebrating Age...

Major changes to the way Arts Council England funds organisations have been welcomed by the theatre industry. Several organisations will now be funded for four-year...

Arts Council England will fund major organisations for four year-periods instead of three, it has been confirmed. The funding body has made significant changes to...

Arts Council England has admitted it is “hugely concerned” about the future of artists’ free movement within the EU following the Brexit vote last...

Arts Council England chief Darren Henley has stressed that arts subjects in schools are “not a soft option” and that cultural education is the...

As a widely respected producer and administrator, Nicola Thorold straddled the creative and financial sides of theatre with an ease that belied her passionate...

Pubs and social clubs in the north of England are to be transformed into theatre venues as part of a new project given the...

The number of black, Asian and minority ethnic arts workers has surged by 59% over the past five years, according to new government figures. Around 19,000...

Seaside towns across the UK have joined together to form a touring circuit, which aims to use circus and street arts to reinvigorate their...

Nearly half of the general public want the government to cut back on arts and culture spending, with only 9% in support of an...

Campaigners are calling on London funding bodies to invest more in the capital’s cultural institutions so that Arts Council England can better fund the...

Arts Council England should introduce a new funding strand dedicated to grassroots work as part of a shift to recognise the value of “everyday...

Jeremy Herrin has called for arts organisations to have their funding cut if they fail to improve diversity. The Headlong artistic director said Arts Council...

Althea Efunshile has been announced as the first chair of the National College for the Creative and Cultural Industries. Arts Council England's deputy chief executive...
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