The Open Letter
Should you choose to remember 2010 for anything, as far as the arts are concerned, then it should probably be for the brutal hatchet job meted out by the coalition government on all things artistic and creative. Not only did...
Published in Editorial on December 24, 2010 2:05 PM
Trying to make a salient point on a rapid fire radio programme is no easy task, as I found out the hard way whilst appearing on a live programme a few weeks ago on BBC Radio 4.
Published in Editorial on September 20, 2010 2:44 PM
The Good Soldier
Jeremy Hunt is a political climber and he's in charge of the DCMS. Mr Hunt is using the DCMS to prove that he's a hard case and nothing more.
Published in Editorial on August 2, 2010 2:04 PM
Get Off The Floor
The arts world has been in a bit of panic over the last few days since it became clear that the Conservative Party had, apparently, won the general election in the UK and, in short order, the arts would be doomed.
Published in Editorial on May 13, 2010 1:31 PM
If you follow politics anywhere in the world, especially around election time, there is a one subject that dominates almost all others that politicians will speak about and that subject is job creation. So let's do job creation for dancers!
Published in Editorial on March 17, 2010 7:13 PM
Shooting the messenger is a flawed strategy, all you end up with is a lot of dead bodies, blood on the carpet and the message never gets through!