Cast members perform in the English National Opera's production of Julian Anderson's opera Thebans in London April 30, 2014
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ENO has annual funding slashed by 29%

The English National Opera has had its annual funding cut by 29% by Arts Council England.

It is part of a major shake-up of how arts funding is distributed.

Some 670 arts, music and other cultural bodies in England will share grants of £340m per year.

Will Gompertz reports.

  • 01 Jul 2014
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