Funding and CPD Initiatives – Useful Contacts at the bottom


Supporting a dynamic and captivating English arts scene

Crowdfunder want to discover England’s most exciting individual artists – artists who are bringing something to their local community or the people and communities around them.

With the support of the Arts Council England, its has £125,000 of extra funding to put towards crowdfunding projects run by individual artists.Do you have an artistic project or an idea that will benefit the people around you? If so, you could get up to £10,000 extra funding towards your crowdfunding project.

For more details go to Crowd Funder


Culture Fund awards grants of £500-1000. It is designed to enable cultural organisations and individual practitioners to enhance Oxford’s cultural offer and leverage in additional funding from other sources. Futher information from Oxford City Council.


South East Dance is a leading arts organisation focused on developing dance. website

The Other Yellow Pages The Other Yellow Pages is a resource focusing on contemporary art practice in dance. It aims to bring all the information about what is happening in the South East and East regions into one easily searchable site. website

The Red Line  A place to spark dramaturgical thinking as you experience the preparation, making and presentation of performance work. website

House House curates and underwrites a varied programme of around 20 contemporary theatre productions each year for its network of over 140 venues. website

China Plate  China Plate works with artists, venues, festivals and funders to develop, make and present engaging, adventurous and accessible new work.  website

Equity, Oxford Equity is the UK trade union for professional performers and creative practitioners.  website

Photographers Workshop – Keith Barnes, 103/104, St Marys Road, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 1QD Tel: 01865 246027 oxphot@aol.com

Oxford Film and Video Makers, The Old Boxing Club, 54, Catherine Street, East Oxford, OX4 3A Tel: 01865 792731/792732 website

Magdalen Road Studios, 74, Magdalen Road, Oxford, OX4 1RB website