September 2013

Don Foster announces £400,000 of funding to get people from all backgrounds involved in local arts projects.

Five towns across England have been chosen to share up to £400,000 from the government and Arts Council England to get people from all backgrounds involved in local arts projects. Groups in Birmingham, Bradford, Bristol, Burnley and Thurrock in Essex will each be bidding for up to £80,000 from the Department for Communities and Local …
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Business Manager, Frome Festival Ltd

Closes Sunday 13 October 2013 Paid (£10k-15k pro rata) Part time Contact: Fred Rolfe fr.rolfe@btinternet.com Entering into it’s 14th year Frome Festival wants to build on it’s success and appoint a Business Manager. Applicants must have fund raising experience,a knowledge of Arts, Festival or Event management. Working an 18 hour week with the Artistic Director …
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Theatre Bath Conference 29 Oct – Directory listing & conference performance opportunities

The Theatre Bath Conference is fast approaching, so if you want to be involved now is the time to shout! http://cfba.org.uk/bath-theatre-matters-conference-tues-29-oct-2-9pm-at-the-guildhall/ The deadline for inclusion in the directory listing for the Theatre Bath conference programme is Monday 7 October. If you would like your company listing included please email sarah@theatrebath.co.uk with a brief description of your …
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Marketing techniques for your youth arts projects – 17 Oct day course

Marketing Projects for Young People in the Arts & Cultural Sectors 17th October 2013, 9.45 am- 4 pm Bath Royal Literary & Scientific Institution Special Rate Fee: £75 p/p Artswork is delighted to be offering this excellent professional development opportunity as part of the Artsplan Professional Development Programme, supported by Bath and North East Somerset Council …
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Social Media for Creatives: A Practical Hands-on Workshop 7 Nov

Book before the 10th October and win the price of your ticket back November the 7th, 10am – 1pm. A workshop for artists, creatives and anyone wanting to focus on developing their social and online media capabilities. Person-centred, tailored-training, with online resource available 8 weeks prior to workshop to maximise potential and results. Get a taste …
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Bridge Challenge Fund offers up to £75k awards for young people cultural education work

Real Ideas Organisation (RIO), an Arts Council England Bridge organisation, has launched an exciting new fund to help support high quality cultural education work for children and young people in the South West. RIO’s Bridge Challenge Fund aims to offer organisations, commissioners and partnerships in the South West leveraged cultural investment to unlock new income. …
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Additional film funds open in VFX and craft and technical areas

As part of Creative Skillset’s work in film £160,000 is now available for organisations to provide training and skills development in the priority areas of VFX and craft and technical. The funding enables organisations to offer subsidised courses and development opportunities that address key issues identified by Creative Skillset and industry. Providing subsidised training supports …
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Family Arts Festival 18 Oct – 3 Nov – promote your own related events

Message from ACE’s Mary Godwin I wanted to alert you to the Family Arts Festival that’s happening from 18th October – 3rd November.   You can find out about it at www.familyartsfestival.com. If you have an arts-related event happening during this time e.g. half term, you can promote it by signing up free via www.familyartsfestival.com/arts-organisations The …
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