Museums should be made easier for children from less wealthy backgrounds to enjoy, a new report from the charity Kids in Museums says, calling on a series of barriers to be broken down.
Daniel Kramer, English National Opera’s new artistic director, said today that the company had been undergoing a trauma this year but was now “moving forward into a new chapter”.
Dundee’s arts centre is set to make staff redundant in a bid to cut costs.
The Museums Association (MA) has called on the government and Arts Council England to do more to protect local authority run museums.
New survey shows uneven regional picture
Daniel Kramer, the American-born multi-disciplinary performance director, is the new artistic director of English National Opera.
A £19m Shakespeare playhouse for Merseyside has been given planning permission and should become operational in 2019.
The Museum of the Mind at Bethlem Royal Hospital, West Wickham – which gave the English language the word ‘bedlam’ - is one of four short-listed for the £100,000 Art Fund Museum of the Year Award.
The number of jobs in the arts has increased by 4% in the past year, according to the Office of National Statistics.
James Runcie, son of the former Archbishop of Canterbury Robert Runcie, has been appointed to one of the top BBC arts posts.