Report: One In Ten Arts Companies Losing Arts Council England Funding Is Closing

“Dance companies are suffering most from the cuts, with 36% of respondents in this field saying they are closing. None of the respondents from the dance sector described themselves as healthy financially. In addition to the cuts to their arts council funding, 30% of respondents from all sectors said they were also facing reductions to their local authority grants. This “double whammy” of ACE and local council cuts has been one of their biggest concerns.”

Source: TheStage 03/28/12