Sir Arnold Wesker, whose “kitchen sink” dramas of the 1950s brought working class grit to the London stage via the Royal Court Theatre, has died. He was 83 and had been suffering with Parkinson’s disease.
David Bowie, who died in January, is to be remembered in this year’s BBC Proms, it was announced today.
Arts Council chairman Sir Peter Bazalgette today urged local authorities to join with ACE in building new partnerships to offset the government’s cuts to local funding.
The outgoing Arts Council of Wales (ACW) chairman has attacked some parts of the Welsh Government over their attitude to the arts.
Birmingham’s black and Asian arts centre in financial trouble, The Drum, is to close after more than 20 years.
Judi Dench won a record eighth Olivier Award tonight as best supporting actress for her portrayal of Paulina in the Kenneth Branagh production of The Winter’s Tale, more than any other performer.
A viola player is suing the Royal Opera House claiming it to be responsible for his loss of hearing.
Dame Zaha Hadid, the visionary and most successful woman architect ever, has died of a heart attack aged 65.
The artist Spencer Tunick is calling on hundreds of residents of Hull to strip off for his next crowd installation.
Welsh museums were hit by more strike action over the Easter weekend.