arts education

The Creative Industries Federation is calling on the government to set up a creative skills commission to defuse a "skills time bomb" in the...

Sixty per cent of secondary school staff have already seen cuts to subjects not included in the government’s English Baccalaureate system, such as the...

Theatre leaders have warned that curriculum and cost pressures on schools are responsible for a decline in theatre trips. The comments by leading industry figures...

Olivier award winners have widely condemned “catastrophic” cuts to the arts in education. Many said they would not be here today without having been encouraged...

National Theatre director Rufus Norris has hit out at the impact of government education policy on creativity, criticising it for being "relentlessly focused on...

Culture minister Matt Hancock has denied that creative subjects are being squeezed out of the curriculum and has urged all schools to ‘follow the...

New Arts Council England chair Nicholas Serota will use his first speech in the role to announce major new research into creative education. The joint...

The actor Robert Lindsay and the heads of several major drama schools are among more than 100 arts figures who have written to the...

The House of Lords has launched an inquiry into the gap between the skills demanded by the theatre industry and those supplied by education. Using...
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