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Helpsheets – Finance for Artists

As a result of our Money Talks survey in late 2017, we identified that there were a range of issues at play when it comes to artists and finances. Some are more systemic (eg the relationship between artists and venues) and others are knowledge or skill …

Governance Now conference notes

Last week saw the launch of the Cultural Governance Alliance, with the CGA website going live and with a day conference called Governance Now. Laura Drane, interim CEO of Theatre Bristol, was there and amongst many others so was Robin Simpson, CEO of V …

The Bristol Culture Standard – get invloved

What is The Bristol Culture Standard? Launching in early 2019, the Bristol Culture Standard is a set of pledges around best employment and working practice in arts and culture. Organisations and employers in the cultural sector across the city will be …

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Helpsheets – Finance for Artists

As a result of our Money Talks survey in late 2017, we identified that there were a range of issues at play when it comes to artists and finances. Some are more systemic (eg the relationship between artists and venues) and others are knowledge or skill …

Governance Now conference notes

Last week saw the launch of the Cultural Governance Alliance, with the CGA website going live and with a day conference called Governance Now. Laura Drane, interim CEO of Theatre Bristol, was there and amongst many others so was Robin Simpson, CEO of V …

The Bristol Culture Standard – get invloved

What is The Bristol Culture Standard? Launching in early 2019, the Bristol Culture Standard is a set of pledges around best employment and working practice in arts and culture. Organisations and employers in the cultural sector across the city will be …

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Access Support from Arts Council England – An Interview with Ruth Kapadia

The Arts Council of England recently released several documents giving more information about the support they can provide and Easy Read versions of our How to Apply guidance. We got in touch with Ruth Kapadia, Relationship Manager for Diversity at ACE …

Interview with Horses! Horses! writer Rina Vergano

Rina Vergano is the writer of Wassail Theatre Company’s new play Horses! Horses! (directed by Emma Callander of The Room in the Elephant, Theatre Uncut), which is touring pubs and other venues in Somerset, Bristol, the South West and beyond this coming …

Fair Saturday – 24th November

On Saturday 24 November, Bristol will be the first city in England to join the international Fair Saturday movement. Jo Plimmer, Arts Officer at Bristol City Council, tells us more.   Hello Jo. So what is Fair Saturday? Fair Saturday, takes place …

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