Will austerity kill culture?

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27 February 2015, 1-2pm. Atrium / CA419 (Board Room)

The #killculture Twitter Take Over by the Welsh National Opera (@WNOtweet) as part of the BBC Get Creative Campaign is a debate on Twitter around the question Will austerity kill culture?. Get Creative is a major celebration of the nation’s arts, culture and creativity. Led by BBC ARTS and What Next? in collaboration with a huge range of arts, culture and voluntary organisations, everyone is invited to get involved and share their creative talents.Join the online debate with Welsh National Opera Chief Executive & Artistic Director David Pountney as he asks “Will austerity kill our culture?” using the hashtag #killculture.

Arts on Television (Dr C. Noonan & A. Genders): David Pountney on the value of culture and WNO’s partnership with the BBC.