There's an old adage, "numbers don't lie". The only problem with that adage is most of the time it's not true because numbers can be bent to say pretty much anything you want them to say. Statistics are especially problematic for the simple reason that if somebody claims they have 50% of something an inquisitive person is probably going to ask; "50% of what?"
Published on April 30, 2015 12:03 PM
It's a false assumption that the more you pay somebody the more they are worth. all you're really getting is a diminishing return on an increased investment and the arts needs to pay people using a smarter metric
Published on March 9, 2015 11:37 PM
Stopgap Dance Company - In Rehearsal
In a few weeks Article19 will publish the first in a series of extensive feature pieces about professional dancers and dance students in the UK. One of our features concerns Stopgap company dancer Chris Pavia. As we prepare these new...
Published on February 17, 2015 11:58 AM
No More Shapes
Nicole Guarino is a professional dancer and a photographer working in the wide world of dance with Mark Bruce Company. She took up photography while recovering from a serious injury and strives to be a little bit different.
Published on February 5, 2015 12:26 PM
Swimming With Sharks
Arts Council England continues to play the digital media game with large amounts of money but this time a commercial company is taking £1.8Million so the arts can take part in a game they should not be playing.