Arts Council England is a non-departmental public body of the Department for Digital, Culture, ... in 2002 when all of the regional arts boards were subsumed into Arts Council England and became regional offices of the national organisation. .... Arts Council England's music policy was controversial within the jazz world.


The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to culture: Culture – set of patterns of human activity within a community or social group .... Music – art form the medium of which is sound and silence. ... American communities in the Southern United States, mixing African and European music traditions.


The British Council's arts programme in Europe focuses on just four key ... Why does that programme focus on getting disabled artists in mainstream settings? ... differently through social or disability funding, rather than through the arts. ... of cultural ministries, national and regional arts funders and major European networks.


We hear from the British Council's regional Theatre and Dance Programme ... Diversity and Inclusion is at the core of the British Council's cultural relations aims ... How do the arts and disability sector(s) in East Asia differ from those in Europe ? ... about social change and support their own disabled artists through skills and  ...


If you know of a European disability arts festival that is missing from the list, ... About: Fest'Dif as a place of social and professional integration, an invitation to meet, ... About: The Accessible Arts and Culture association was founded in Tampere, ..... The festival predominantly showcases UK artists and companies, with some ...


When people talk about the UK, it's often our great actors, musicians, artists, designers, writers, directors, curators and creative .... European Social Fund (ESF ). • 0.6 per cent (n=6) ... where there is significant European funding for regional development .... and disabled artists, along with recourse to European courts in cases ...


How does the way arts professionals think about disability influence the way ... The British Council is the United Kingdom's international organisation for cultural ... As the British Council's Head of Arts & Disability in the European Union region, ... Attitude is Everything – a website with free resources for music organisations ...


Mind the Gap works in partnership with learning-disabled artists to deliver a bold, ... challenging experiences for regional, national and international audiences. ... our Performance Academy and courses in subjects like music, dance and acting. ... truths and myths about learning disability and parenthood in today's society.


The most important regional divide is between the south and the north. ... and regional rituals and art forms, such as Morris dancing and folk music, many of which ... Scots were present in England by the 1700s and settled in England in large .... in colonized areas is no better than that of other European colonizing cultures.