Therapy is one of those words in the English language that is often misused. People talk light-heartedly of going for “retail therapy” and at the other end of the scale we often hear of people going in to therapy to treat drug or alcohol addiction.
Published in Editorial on December 13, 2006 11:52 AM
Where Are The Dancers?
Professional dancers, for the most part, remain mute on the crippling problems in their own art form. It's time to step up and make yourself heard, otherwise just how much credibility do you think you have? Artists should be well versed and speaking up on the issues, so why all the evidence to the contrary?
Published in Editorial on August 9, 2006 5:17 PM
ACE & Special Interests
by Article19 The recent internal review by Arts Council England (ACE) that led to the decision to uphold its own ruling on refusing access to detailed financial information about MJW Productions and Channel 4 Television illustrates that ACE is...
Published in Editorial on June 26, 2006 12:40 AM
Playing the Numbers
by Article19 We begin a detailed analysis of dance funding over the last 12 months and then some with a look at Article19’s local region (the North East of England) covered by Arts Council England North East (ACE NE). Reading...
Published in Editorial on June 13, 2006 1:45 PM
Value vs Cost
We rarely pass comment on the failings of choreographers, particularly those new to the field, when they make mistakes or are flat out incompetent in the running of their fledgling companies. That time has passed however since we can’t hold ACE and NDA’s to a high level of professionalism and not expect the same of our new dance makers.
Published in Editorial on April 2, 2006 10:06 PM
Dance Europe And Israel
by Neil Nisbet The news story reported yesterday on Article19 and a few days before in the dance ‘blogosphere’ concerning Dance Europe and their policy of not featuring Israeli dance companies unless they denounce their own government’s policies regarding The...
Published in Editorial on March 16, 2006 2:28 AM
Review of 2005
by Article19 Welcome dear readers to our end of year review as we start the new year with a brand new layout and lots of new content to come. Was it a good year? Was it a bad year?...