Creative Scotland

Arts workers unite

Arts workers unite

Call to sign open letter to Fiona Hyslop:
Workers from across the Scottish arts are being urged to sign an open letter to Holyrood culture secretary Fiona Hyslop, ahead of the setting up of an artist-led National Arts Forum.

February 19, 2018 | By | 2 Replies More
New Chair for Creative Scotland

New Chair for Creative Scotland

Jupiter Artland founder to chair top arts quango:

Robert Wilson, the co-founder of Jupiter Artland and chair of Nelsons natural healthcare company, has been appointed chair of the Creative Scotland Board.

February 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
Catherine Wheels gets its funding back

Catherine Wheels gets its funding back

Leading children’s theatre company reinstated into RFO Network:

Catherine Wheels and Lung Ha’s have been reinstated as a Regularly Funded Organisation following last Friday’s emergency meeting of the Creative Scotland Board.

February 6, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
CS calls emergency board meeting

CS calls emergency board meeting

Creative Scotland responds to pressure over RFO cuts:

Creative Scotland has today, Tuesday 30 January 2018, responded to pressure from across the theatre community at the removal of 20 organisations from its network of Regularly Funded Organisations.

January 30, 2018 | By | Reply More
Creative Scotland’s creativity fail

Creative Scotland’s creativity fail

Communication breakdown as CS announces RFO network:

Creative Scotland announced its latest round of fixed three-year funding on Thursday 25 Jan 2018 with what looks like the organisation’s best aimed – and least necessary – shot at its own feet ever.

January 26, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Six Hit CS Funds

Six Hit CS Funds

Creative Scots funding for Edinburgh theatre:
Snails, simians in space and time travel are among the themes of six theatre projects from Edinburgh-based companies and individuals that have been awarded a funds in Creatives Scotland’s latest round of Open Project grants.

July 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
New Head of Dance for CS

New Head of Dance for CS

Laura Cameron Lewis gets Head of Dance at Creative Scotland:
Creative Scotland has announced that Laura Cameron Lewis will be its Head of Dance, taking up the role from June 20 2016.

June 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
It’s Findlay for CS

It’s Findlay for CS

Richard Findlay to chair Creative Scotland:
Richard Findlay has been announced as the new chair of Creative Scotland, the national agency for the arts, starting this month.

January 13, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Ed Theatres lose out in funding round

Ed Theatres lose out in funding round

Edinburgh’s two major production houses, the Lyceum and Traverse theatres, are the big losers in Creative Scotland’s latest funding round, made public today, Thursday 30 October 2014.

October 29, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More
Women in Theatre Scotland debate – report published

Women in Theatre Scotland debate – report published

The full report from the Women in Theatre Scotland – Where Next debate, held at the Traverse a fortnight ago, has been published on organiser Christine Hamilton’s website christinehamiltonconsulting.com.

October 8, 2013 | By | Reply More