Results tagged “Half Moon Young People's Theatre”

aa-Apr7-ArtsHalfMoon3.jpgIn a major funding shake-up, creative organisations discovered their fate as Arts Council England announced around £100million of budget cuts.

There were mixed fortunes for the 1,300 theatres, galleries and arts groups that applied for funding, with almost one in four losing all their funds, including 49 in London.

Sophie Bryant and her son Devon enter a land of imaginary animals

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Anyone who has the pleasure of owning a two-year-old will understand the perils of entertaining such a being.

So it was with trepidation that I entered Half Moon's theatre for their 45-minute-long play about imaginary animals and brightly coloured props.

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Cabinet minister Ed Balls visited East London to check on the process of diplomas offering "real world skills" to future professionals.

The schools secretary arrived at the Half Moon Young People's Theatre to meet students and teachers, who are testing the new hands-on "practical" courses.