Dance: Anniversary waltz

Two of england’s leading dance organisations celebrate birthdays this year. AI joins the party at Phoenix and Dance City

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Havens you can trust

Dea Birkett finds that museums have another purpose for which they are not funded, but from which millions have benefitted.

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Bacc to the future

The row over the government’s attitude to arts in schools shows no signing of abating, writes Patrick Kelly

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Sweat, not sequins

Circus has entered a
new age, led by the roundhouse’s biennial Circusfest, the fifth of which takes place next month. Simon Tait reports

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Real time opera

Greener
Greener

A new kind of opera starts its public life at the CAST in Doncaster next month, before opening at the Hackney Empire. it is called Clocks 1888: The Greener, and its creators are Brolly

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Local story in a national narrative

AI Profile: Jennifer Scott, director, Holburne Museum, Bath

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Wood Green’s Chelsea

In a North London suburb a municipal building is being turned into a hotel for artists

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Red Book, White Paper, Green Light?

Christopher Gordon of GPS Culture, whose new report is entitled The Next Steps? – a contribution to debate on a new national policy for the arts and culture in England, on his hopes for the forthcoming arts White Paper

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Coming in from the kitchen

Public demand has inspired the exhibition of the work of John Bratby at the Jerwood Gallery in Hastings, his first retrospective. Simon Tait was given a tour by gallery director Liz Gilmore

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Arts with the sleeves rolled up

Local cultural services are bearing the brunt of the cuts, but arts development workers are finding other ways to support grassroots culture. Patrick Kelly reports 

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Giving history back to the people

Carole Souter CBE, chief executive, Heritage Lottery Fund

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Honours? What a performance…

Antony Thorncroft on how oddly gongs seem to hang in the arts

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