The College produces ground-breaking research and educational programmes that addresses the challenges facing society. Alongside other research produced by the University, the College of Business, Arts and Social Sciences changes the lives of people around the world by bringing economic, social and cultural benefits.
Bringing professionalism to the small stage
Small-scale theatre companies in the UK have been helped to survive and thrive by instilling a sense of commercial leadership in their ranks. Although little data exists about the finances of this community of companies, they are a vital part of the entertainment world, whose national worth exceeds £2.5 billion a year. However, very few of these companies receive Arts Council funding and survival rates are low. An expert in... read more