funding-cuts

Red Ladder Theatre Company, Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds and the Orange Tree Theatre are among the high profile casualties of Arts Council England’s...

West Berkshire Council has confirmed it will reduce its funding to Newbury’s Corn Exchange by 45% from this April, but will spread the cut...

Nottingham Playhouse’s confirmed 100% funding cut from its county council will result in “tougher” times ahead and fewer actors being employed by the venue...

A consortium of theatres in mid Wales is to lose its entire £57,000 annual grant from one of its three local authority funders from...

Regional venues are no longer able to stage new and risky works to the same extent that they used to, Alan Ayckbourn has warned,...

Some venues faced funding cuts, while others welcomed new leaders. Natasha Tripney looks back on a time of change and a memorable festival in Manchester

As it celebrates its half-century this year, Nottingham Playhouse artistic director Giles Croft tells Nick Smurthwaite why he’s confident the venue can cope with the latest funding cuts

Ballet funding, venue evictions, West End ticket prices, fond memories of Michael Earl and under Barnum's shadow

Michael Attenborough and Dan Jarvis MP on the future of arts, agreement with Sinden on acting nomenclature and a call for Latin music

To mark the launch of The Stage’s My Theatre Matters! campaign, Samuel West explains why regional venues are vital to the wider economy

The Stage, the Theatrical Management Association and Equity launch My Theatre Matters!, a nationwide campaign to support local theatres

Visiting companies have criticised the handling of the closure of the Brewhouse Theatre in Taunton, claiming they have been left in the dark and...

Shadow culture minister, Labour MP Dan Jarvis, calls on the government to rethink its arts policies. Last week, the extent of the damage being done...

Theatre Royal Newcastle chief executive Philip Bernays has warned that a planned 100% cut to its local council funding will have a knock-on effect...

Culture minister Ed Vaizey and Frances Osborne, wife of chancellor George Osborne, hosted a reception to “celebrate British theatre” at No 11 Downing Street...

Artistic directors from the UK’s leading regional venues have joined with Olympic opening ceremony director Danny Boyle and National Theatre artistic director Nicholas Hytner...

The arts industry has been set back 15 years by funding cuts and proposed changes to the national curriculum, theatre and film director Stephen...

I spent the Sunday just gone in the remarkable surroundings of London's Guildhall at this year's Theatre Awards UK. Sometimes referred to as the 'regional...