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ACE to outline £19m savings next week

Arts Council England is to announce how it will make the £19 million of in-year savings demanded of it by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport on Monday June 21.

Arts Council England told to make £19 million of in-year cuts

Arts Council England has been told to make a total of £19 million of in-year cuts under Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne’s £6.2 billion programme of cost reductionss. The Department for Culture, Media and Sport was asked to make £88 million of savings - of which £27 million will come from the Olympics budget. A 3% cut will be made to the DCMS’ core budget, while a 3% cut will also be passed on to all bodies within the DCMS sector.

Post-Election Arts Funding Round-up

A quick round up of some of the news relating to future arts funding under the new government...

Next Stage of Bristol Old Vic Refurbishment Announced at Public Meeting

At a public meeting held on Tuesday 11th May, and following the recent announcement of a £6.1m grant from Arts Council England, Bristol Old Vic revealed details of the next stage of its multi-million pound redevelopment. The King Street complex is to undergo £19.3m of refurbishment work which will see the Theatre Royal and surrounding buildings transformed into a flexible complex with up to ten performance spaces.

Bristol Old Vic awarded £5.3m for refurbishment by Arts Council

Bristol Old Vic has been awarded £5.3 million by Arts Council England to help fund the long-planned refurbishment of the Theatre Royal.

The Stage: ACE proposes grants for commercial theatre

Arts Council England has unveiled proposals for a new “politician-proof” ten-year plan that would see a radical shake-up of its funding system, including allowing grant applications from the commercial theatre sector for the first time in decades.

Arts Council England publish criteria for regularly funded organisations

Arts Council England have published the criteria it uses to make decisions about which organisations to fund regularly.

The Stage: Tories will tackle DCMS and ACE’s ‘problem’ relationship

Conservative shadow arts minister Ed Vaizey has revealed that if the Tories win the next general election, the relationship between the Department for Culture, Media and Sport and Arts Council England will face a thorough overhaul.

Stage: ACE warns against arts cuts after election

Arts Council England chief executive Alan Davey has warned any future government against cutting public funding for the arts, arguing that not only will it affect the cultural quality of life in the country but will also be economically damaging.

Bristol Do - Commissions Update

Huge thanks to everyone who submitted proposals in response to the Bristol Do call for commissions. We'll be doing our best to keep everyone up to date throughout the process, both in person and via the website.

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