Activate's Dance Producer, Rosalind Conlon talks about 'A Dance A Day'
Written by People United in association with the Centre for the Study of Group Processes at the University of Kent, this paper is for anyone interested in building kinder, more caring communities. The research paper - Arts and Kindness - and the Artists Commissions scheme are now available to download from the People United website. The paper, the culmination of over a year of work, uncovers how the arts have the potential to make a difference, while the commissions brief is an invitation to artists interested in creating experimental new work.
Videos produced by Arts Council England to assist artists to access Grants For The Arts funding
Neil Webb has been appointed as the British Council’s new director of drama and dance, and has said he wants to create more opportunities for UK companies to collaborate with artists worldwide.
The Wellcome Trust has announced that the next application deadline under its Small Arts Awards is the 27th July 2012. The Small Arts Awards provides grants of up to £30,000 to projects that engage the public with biomedical science through the arts.
Read this interesting article from The Independent
Investment by businesses in the arts has dropped to its lowest level for seven years, despite a government drive to encourage philanthropy.
A wonderful view on the value of free, high-quality arts entertainment
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We have heard today that Somerset County Council’s Cabinet will be meeting on Monday 1 November to discuss a budget proposal to stop ALL funding for the Arts in Somerset as from 2011/12. Decisions will be ratified at a full council meeting on the 10th November.