funding-cuts

Set designer Bunny Christie has claimed tighter production budgets are hitting the quality of sets in regional theatres, and may put off aspiring designers. Christie...

The arts in Birmingham will be the subject of a new inquiry designed to investigate new ways of funding the sector. The Cultural Investment Inquiry...

Arts Council of Wales chairman Dai Smith has criticised the Welsh government for its "knuckle-headed, philistine" approach to the creative industries. In an interview with...

Glasgow City Council will make cuts of £208,000 to its cultural budget, reducing support for the two theatres it currently funds. The Theatre Royal will...

MPs have agreed to take a campaign to save English National Opera as a full-time company to culture secretary John Whittingdale. The move comes as...

The National Theatre of Scotland is considering cuts to the number of productions it tours, following its 3% funding reduction in this year's Scottish...

Culture secretary John Whittingdale is being urged to back a campaign aimed at saving English National Opera. Unions Equity, BECTU and the Musicians’ Union this...

Some councils still fund theatres The state of arts funding from local authorities is a huge threat to culture nationally, and we salute The Stage...

Scottish venue Eden Court is contemplating reducing its education services or a ticket price hike after a surprise 17% cut to its funding from...

English National Opera is to reduce pay levels for senior management by 20% as it seeks to make savings of £5 million. The Stage also...

Wales Millennium Centre and Welsh National Opera are among the major organisations to have suffered funding cuts under Arts Council of Wales’ latest funding...

More than £56 million of arts funding has been cut by local councils in England since 2009, it has emerged. The scale of local arts cuts...

The future of a north Wales arts venue remains uncertain as its local council looks to outsource its management to an independent operator as...

Chichester Festival Theatre boss Alan Finch has warned that regional theatre is facing a “difficult” time and has urged organisations to be more innovative. CFT's...

Performers at the Royal Opera have condemned planned cuts to English National Opera's chorus, warning the move would be "irreversible" and threaten the "very...

Cardiff council has taken a U-turn on proposals for drastic cuts to the arts in the city, as it bows to pressure from campaigners. Despite...

Newbury Corn Exchange has claimed it faces “life-threatening” damage after the local council revealed plans to cut the arts centre’s funding by a further...

Pressure is mounting on Cardiff council to reverse planned cuts to its arts budget, after more than 700 people marched through the city in...
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