Articles on ‘Funding’

Tough times for WAAPA

As a graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, I can say with absolute confidence that WAAPA is an incredible place to study. The passion of both the teachers and students create a learning environment unlike any I have ever seen before. Not only does the school boast an enormous list of alumni… Read more.

Applying for QLD Arts Funding: The Wrap-Up

Do you glaze over at the idea of funding applications? Has your creative mind ruthlessly suffocated your business head? Do you ever wonder how all those other people manage to ‘do stuff’ while your idea of networking is a Facebook friends list of 600 people that you don’t really know? There has been much talk… Read more.

Funding for arts available

Arts Minister Virginia Judge is urging arts and cultural organisations to apply for grants under the NSW Government’s 2011 Arts Funding Program. “A thriving arts and cultural industry promotes innovation at all levels of our society, as well as making a significant contribution to the NSW economy,” said Ms Judge. “This generous funding program supports… Read more.

Questions over funding snub

Questions are being asked about the future of original Australian work after it was revealed the play Codgersnearly had to cancel its Australian tour because of funding issues. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that the Federal Government body that funds national touring programs – Playing Australia – knocked funding for Codgers back three times. The comedy by Don Reid, about… Read more.