Coventry & Stoke shortlisted for City of Culture 2021
On Friday evening the shortlist for 2021 UK City of Culture was announced. Five out of the original list of eleven bidding cities were selected. In exciting news for the region, two West Midlands cities, Coventry and Stoke-on-Trent made the shortlist.
Coventry City of Culture secures £450,000 for leadership programme
Coventry City of Culture have been awarded funding from Arts Council England to deliver a new leadership training programme for the city.
The Transforming Leadership programme will train a diverse cohort of 15 established, independent and emerging cultural leaders.
Coventry City of Culture to commence year-long programme in May 2021
Coventry City of Culture Trust has announced that it will officially commence its programme in May 2021. Co-created with national and local partners, and grassroots organisations across the city, the programme will include major international artistic events, world premieres and commissions across theatre, music, dance, literature, comedy and visual art.