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Venues & Cities: The Benefits of Co-Productions

Venues & Cities: The Benefits of Co-Productions

Gerry Barnes talks about the business and economics behind theatre’s curtains We recently asked what regional venues want from the independent theatre company and, unsurprisingly, the answer was affordable and accessible shows which make use of project funding to tour as long as is practicable. A snapshot of Decadent...read more →

What Do Venue Managers Want?

What Do Venue Managers Want?

The venue sector has been squeezed in recent budgets with cuts in both Arts Council and Local Authority funding.  Now more than ever before, venue managers are acutely aware of the waste at the top of the funding system and the want below where small venues and production companies...read more →