A mixed choir and orchestra of professionals and amateurs conducted by Sir Simon Rattle is to give the world premiere of the last major work by Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, a children’s opera called The Hogboon.
New report shows 240 projects funded in 2 years
Xavier Bray, chief curator at the Dulwich Picture Gallery, is to be the next director of the Wallace Collection. He will succeed Christoph Vogtherr in September.
Sheffield Creative Guild will lobby for culture
PRS for Music Foundation’s International Showcase Fund (ISF) has boosted artist income and industry revenue by millions over the past three years, according to a new report.
Ready to Borrow scheme helps regions
Althea Enfushile, deputy CEOI of Arts Council England, is to be the first chair of the National College for the Creative and Cultural Industries, when she steps down from her current role in October.
The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded Hull £3m to boost its UK City of Culture programme in 2017 to research and relate the city’s unknown stories.
Arts Council England chief executive Darren Henley has reshuffled his executive board to cover fore the departure of his deputy later this year and to support delivery of ACE’s ten year strategy and its five goals.