arts funding

It comes as no particular surprise that Donald Trump has made it known he’d like to eliminate the National Endowment for the Arts. It...

West Yorkshire Playhouse has received £25,000 for a series of initiatives providing support for refugees and asylum seekers. It is part of a £380,000 grant...

Equity general secretary Christine Payne has urged the government to link arts funding directly to the improvement of diversity, to address the “under-supply” of...

Cultural organisations in Oxford could be at risk if proposals to abolish Oxford City Council go ahead, arts leaders have warned. Industry leaders, including the...

Newbury’s Corn Exchange has announced major new development plans, which include a new learning centre aimed at widening participation in the arts. The venue has...

Not too long ago, it was fairly standard practice for councils to fund – and often run – their local receiving theatres. Some authorities...

Bristol City Council has approved £380,000 worth of cuts to its arts budget by 2022. In a meeting on February 22, proposals to cut £190,000...

Rising business rates combined with local authority arts cuts may lead to a “zero-subsidy model” for regional theatres. Higher business taxes that come into force...

Plans for a new creative hub at the Theatre Royal Wakefield have taken a step forward after the council granted the project a £200,000...
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