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.
Published on October 8, 2014 12:38 PM
Two weeks ago we published "Hiring Women" a detailed look at the motivations behind dance makers decisions to hire one gender over another, or not as the case may be. Since then we, here in TheLab™, have been poring over the historic audition information published on Article19 from 2006 until 2014.
Published on August 18, 2014 1:24 PM
When it comes to contemporary dance in the UK Article19 carries almost every audition that comes up from companies large and small. We also carry auditions from European companies and beyond if and when they come in. Over the last seven months though we noticed a trend.
Published on August 7, 2014 10:26 AM
Arts Council England revives TheSpace with a massive amount of funding that they awarded to themselves because only they could operate a project to turn people away from the arts in droves.
Published on June 25, 2014 11:44 AM
How Much Is A Dancer Worth?
What is a fair wage for a professional dancer? It's a common question and there is no simple answer but here in TheLab™ we are always up for a challenge so let's see if we can work it out.