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New Boss, Same As The Old Boss?

The new ACE CEO is the one of the right.... at least we think it's the one on the right, can't really tell! Arts Council England has announced the appointment of a new Chief Executive Officer to replace the...

Published in The News on December 18, 2014 11:48 AM

The Week September 29th - October 3rd

The BBC is reporting that Sadler's Wells in London are teaming up with the BBC on a new televised dance competition that will lead to the end to all wars and global peace in our time, or something.

Published in The News on October 3, 2014 12:52 PM

The Week August 11th - August 15th

Welcome dear readers to another weekly round up of the arts in the news from the barbed fingers of our elite link gathering team. Running Scared We can't remember a week when we didn't report on people in the...

Published in The News on August 15, 2014 12:08 PM

The Week August 4th - August 8th

Welcome dear readers to the latest week in the arts. Summer time is normally quiet time but this week saw dancers revolting and selective reasoning stifling free expression at the EFF. Out of Flanders Flanders Today is reporting (no, seriously)...

Published in The News on August 8, 2014 10:57 AM

Kickstarting Article19

The fund raising game is not something we, here in TheLab™, ever imaged entering into. We've survived this long on very little, as do many working in the wide world of dance, but at this moment in time needs...

Published in The News on August 4, 2014 10:39 AM

The Week July 28th - August 1st

Welcome dear readers to the return, once again, of the week that was in the arts where we churn through the big stories from the week, add a touch of blistering sarcasm and maybe a few jokes all for your...

Published in The News on August 1, 2014 11:44 AM

Working The Core™

Finding out the most basic information on dance companies, agencies and venues can be a complete pain and we attempted to alleviate some of that discomfort with TheCore™ website. So-called because it provides you with core information about those...

Published in The News on June 3, 2014 1:09 PM

The Week April 28th - May 2nd

It would appear that Ms Minogue likes paying dancers even less than our very own Royal Opera House does. For some dancing folk the holy grail in terms of a dance job is working on a big music video...

Published in The News on May 2, 2014 11:52 AM

The Week April 14th - April 18th

We have only had our new Culture Secretary for about a week but it's already become clear that he's a bit of an idiot, reports The Independent. Sajid Javid, a former merchant banker who worked for Chase Manhattan and Deutsche...

Published in The News on April 18, 2014 1:10 PM

The Week April 7th - April 11th

Welcome dear readers to what was a tumultuous week in the wide world of culture, sort of, and the media was on hand to cover it all. Gone and Forgotten The biggest news of the week was the resignation of...

Published in The News on April 11, 2014 1:05 PM

The Week March 24th - March 28th

Welcome dear readers to another roundup of the interesting (and only the interesting) snippets of news from the week in culture and maybe a little bit from last week because we had to do another thing at the time, so,...

Published in The News on March 28, 2014 9:43 AM

The Week March 17 - March 21

It wouldn't be a week in culture without just a little bit of crazy so welcome to another roundup of the few stories that make the cut. Yorkshire Puddings Ok, there is actually only one story this week and it...

Published in The News on March 21, 2014 12:06 PM

The Week March 10 - March 14

Welcome dear readers to our latest roundup of the madness that is culture, culture funding and the refusal of arts organisations to hand out giant plushy teddy bears to those that ask for them. This Made Up England We lead...

Published in The News on March 14, 2014 2:11 PM

The Week February 3rd - February 7th

Join us dear readers as once again we plunge into the important stories that affected the arts this week. Crony Funds Arts Professional magazine brought us the story of the DCMS (Department for Culture Media and Sport) and their unusual...

Published in The News on February 7, 2014 12:07 PM

The Week January 20th - January 24th

Join us, dear readers, as we journey through the crazy and not at all heartwarming or life affirming stories from another week in the arts. B*stards Just as Arts Council England, the DCMS and anybody with an agenda was talking...

Published in The News on January 24, 2014 11:36 AM

The Week January 13th - January 17th

All the news that's fit to type as we bring you another instalment of what the hell happened over there last week in the arts. We know the graphic on the left says a "week in dance" but that's the...

Published in The News on January 17, 2014 10:32 PM

The Week January 6th - January 10th

So what happened in this, the first week of the new year in the wacky world of the arts, well, not that much. ACE Grand Bargain The Stage is reporting (stop laughing at the back) that Arts Council England is...

Published in The News on January 10, 2014 1:06 PM

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