Performing Arts Education and Training APPG

First Registered: 27/01/2021 • Last updated on: 21/04/2021

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To support parliamentarians in discussions relating to: appropriate training, education, assessment and professional practices across the performing arts, particularly drama, dance and musical theatre; practitioners continuing professional development within the creative and cultural industries; wider benefits of engagement with the performing arts for students, practitioners and audiences.

Note: All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPGs) are informal, cross-party groups formed by MPs and Members of the House of Lords who share a common interest in a particular policy area, region or country. APPGs have no official status within Parliament.


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Recent Documents related to Performing Arts Education and Training

1. Performing Arts Education and Training
27/01/2021 - APPGs

Found: appropriate training, education, assessment and professional practices across the performing arts, particularly

2. Withdrawal of funding approval from qualifications with no publicly funded enrolments for the funding year 2021 to 2022
07/12/2020 - Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA)
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Found: 16 to 19 study programmes • ESFA funded adult education budget including legal entitlements and local

3. Approved free school application forms: wave 9
19/07/2018 - Department for Education
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Found: ........ .................. 9 Section C: Education vision ................................ ...

4. Withdrawal of funding approval from qualifications with low and no publicly funded enrolments for the funding year 2022 to 2023
14/12/2020 - Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA)
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Found: retained for funding. If you are a school, college or training organisation and would like to input into this

5. Health Protection (Coronavirus, International Travel) (England) (Amendment) (No. 28) Regulations 2020
04/12/2020 - Secondary Legislation

Found: compete in elite sports events, to participate in training for and to compete in elite sports events on behalf

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Performing Arts Education and Training

1. Covid-19: Music Education
08/12/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: the effect of the covid-19 outbreak on music education.It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship - Speech Link
2: private music lessons, so we must offer music education involving various instruments in every school - Speech Link
3: The initiative that he described to keep music education going can also be found in resources that schools - Speech Link

2. Schools: Music Education
18/10/2018 - Lords Chamber

1: have an opportunity to do. I took that music education for granted as, back then, it was the birthright - Speech Link

3. Music and Performing Arts Students: Visas and Work Permits
11/03/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: creative practitioners. British music and performing arts students seeking to tour within the EU are - Speech Link
2: hardest hit are students in music and the performing arts. Does my noble friend acknowledge that students - Speech Link
3: access to such culturally diverse teachers and training, our future talent pipeline will be seriously - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Performing Arts
13/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: they have to provide further assistance to performing arts companies and venues which are unable to resume - Speech Link
2: organisations across a range of sectors including performing arts, theatres, museums and galleries, heritage - Speech Link
3: aspirations in terms of geographic reach, diversity, education and innovation, not least in their instigating - Speech Link

5. Oral Answers to Questions
10/12/2020 - Commons Chamber

1: fund provides targeted support to critical cultural arts and heritage organisations during the pandemic and - Speech Link
2: been 55,000 job losses in music and the performing and visual arts—all that talent, dedication and diversity - Speech Link
3: similar theme, the UK is the world leader in music and arts festivals. The sector is worth £12 billion and supports - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Performing Arts Education and Training
1. Performing Arts: Education
asked by: Abena Oppong-Asare
13/04/2021
... what effect the review of post-16 qualifications at level 3 will have on performing arts courses.

2. Performing Arts: Education
asked by: Stephen McPartland
02/07/2019
... what steps his Department taking to fund performing arts education for young people under 18 years-old.

3. Performing Arts
asked by: Nickie Aiken
24/07/2020
... videos and television programmes.

4. Performing Arts
asked by: Julie Elliott
16/10/2018
... what assessment he has made of the ability of artists who reside in the EU to tour the UK in the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

5. Performing Arts
asked by: Kevin Brennan
07/02/2018
... what recent discussions she has had with Cabinet colleagues on the contribution of creative industry freelancers to the UK economy.

Latest Questions
7 Current APPG Officers
Simon Baynes Portrait
Simon Baynes
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Clwyd South
Joined: 27th January 2021
Lord Vaizey of Didcot Portrait
Lord Vaizey of Didcot
Vice Chair
Conservative - Life peer
Joined: 27th January 2021
1 APPG Membership
Creative Diversity
Lord Aberdare Portrait
Lord Aberdare
Vice Chair
Crossbench - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 27th January 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Simon Baynes MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 0207 219 3000.

Email: simon.baynes.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Glyndwr Jones, CDMT, Old Brewer’s Yard, 17-19 Neal Street, London WC2H 9UY . Tel: 020 7240 5703

Email: appg@cdmt.org.uk

Secretariat:

CDMT (Council for Dance, Drama and Musical Theatre) acts as the group's secretariat. https://cdmt.org.uk/

Group's Website:

https://cdmt.org.uk/all-party-parliamentary-group

Benefits in Kind
Date
13 Jan 2021
Source
CDMT
Description
Secretariat   From : 13/01/2021 To : 12/01/2022
Value
£3,001

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Performing Arts Education and Training APPG