IAM Vol 18 Issue 6




  • New state-of-the-art London music venue gets the green light 
  • More blowback from Russia’s war with Ukraine
  • Classical:NEXT reveals this year’s Innovation Awards longlist
  • Vienna Staatsoper: We won’t shut out Russian arts or artists
  • Shanghai Symphony Orchestra embraces NFTs
  • Melbourne announces new city-wide RISING arts festival
  • Toronto Symphony unveils centenary season
  • Shakespeare gets a new home in England’s North-West
  • Missed opportunity: UK Chancellor’s financial statement gets the cold shoulder from the arts community

Cover feature

Give them an experience to remember and they will come: Martin T:Son   
Engstroem on the rise of a new breed of music festival


What part can the performing arts play in fighting violence against
women in India?

Turning Point

The Duke and Dylan: How the genteel city of Newport, USA, played a part in
                 two onstage musical revolutions