- Published: 5 June 2020
The operating conditions for England’s major producing theatres in the last five years have been extremely challenging. Arts Council England received major cuts to its Grant in Aid while Local Government funding for the arts has reduced disproportionately to overall funding. Grant funding has always been secondary to the importance of earned income from ticket sales.
- Published: 3 June 2020
CAST AND CREW OF THE 2016 DESARA PRODUCTIONS, JMK TRUST AND YOUNG VIC REVIVAL COME BACK TOGETHER TO SHARE PLAYS VITAL MESSAGE
- Published: 29 May 2020
Working with writer and theatre-maker Chris Thorpe the Royal Exchange Theatre’s Local Exchange Ambassadors from Leigh, Tameside and Cheetham Hill have come together to create KEEP IT IN THE DAY – a heartfelt poem expressing their experiences of lockdown and their hopes for our future.
- Published: 28 May 2020
FROM BLACK, ASIAN & ETHNICALLY DIVERSE THEATRE ARTISTIC DIRECTORS AND CULTURAL LEADERS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF PROTECTING REPRESENTATION IN THE SECTOR
- Published: 13 May 2020
In January LocalTALE, a playwriting competition conceived by the Local Exchange Leigh Ambassadors, was launched. Today the winners are...
- Published: 30 April 2020
LOCKDOWN Theatre Festival launches as part of BBC Arts Culture in Quarantine initiative