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Classical music - a “white, middle class thing” according to Select Committee

Classical music is becoming a “white, middle class thing”, the Government’s Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee has heard. At a meeting this week, Mark Pemberton,...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Findings of the Pulse survey on attitudes towards diversity is released

The arts sector is deeply conflicted about the best way to improve diversity in its workforce.  The majority of respondents to ArtsProfessional’s Pulse survey of attitudes...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

DCMS review of Arts Council England

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has launched a review of Arts Council England to investigate the body's efficiency, effectiveness and governance. The ‘tailored...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Arts crowdfunding pilot to test impact of match funding

A £250k scheme backed by the DCMS will offer match funding to artists and heritage organisations. A £250k pilot project is testing whether match funding can be used to boost...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Arts Council England to impose quantitative measures of arts quality on NPOs

ACE is forging ahead with plans to impose a standardised system for measuring artistic quality on its NPOs, despite a lukewarm sector response and warnings that this will require a “quantum...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

DanceMatters to feature in forthcoming Channel 4 programme

Teacher Naomi Wallen turned her love of dance into a business that caters for all ages, abilities and communities – even a bespoke wedding dance service. I’ve been teaching...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Cambridge Art Fair returns this weekend

Cambridge Art Fair launches Thursday with the ticket-only Private View and then opens to the public on Friday 30th September.  This fabulous event is now in it's 4th year and...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Cambridge Festival of Ideas presents immersive artworks that cross the natural and the digital

Cambridge Festival of Ideas 2016 presents a series of immersive artworks that cross the boundaries between the natural and the digital, and investigate what it means to be human now...

Posted by CAN network on 28th September 2016.

Desk in shared office available

Our company Creative Warehouse (a PR, publishing and design agency) has a desk available in our friendly four-person office in the stylishly-designed Future Business building. This is...

Posted by C Sankey on 28th September 2016.

Community Arts Admin Assistant Post

Cambridge Community Arts are expanding their team to include a Community Arts Admin Assistant (Apprentice). This is a one year apprenticeship post leading to a Level 2 Qualification...

Posted by Jane_CamCommArts on 8th September 2016.