Partners & Funders

ISAN has worked with numerous partners over the years. Our main funding comes from Arts Council England, here are some of our other fruitful partnerships, memberships and funder…

ISAN is a member of:

Circostrada Network:

“Circostrada works to develop and structure the fields of circus and street arts in Europe and beyond. With more than 70 members, it contributes to building a sustainable future for the sector by empowering cultural players through research, professional exchanges, advocacy, capacity-building and information.”

Creative Industries Federation:

“The national membership organisation for the public arts, cultural education and creative industries. Independent of government. Representing all sectors. Bridging public and private. Spanning the whole UK.”

Independent Theatre Council:

“ITC represents, supports and develops the professional performing arts in the UK. We are a community of over 400 companies and producers, united in the knowledge that we are stronger together.”


We are good friends with other membership networks including:

Arts Development UK

Association of Festival Organisers

British Arts Festivals Association

Carnival Network South East

European Mela Network

National Association of Street Artists

National Centre for Circus Arts

Puppet Centre Trust

South Asian Dance UK

UK Centre for Carnival Arts


Event partners include:

Artsadmin

Birmingham Hippodrome

Creative Scotland

Greater London Authority

Hull City of Culture 2017

Hull and East Yorkshire Conferences

Hull Truck Theatre

The National Theatre

Puppet Centre Trust

Showzam

UK Centre for Carnival Arts

University of Winchester


Access partner:

Attitude is Everything


Education & Training:

Centre for Excellence in Theatre Training  at the Central School of Speech and Drama (ACE Funded)

The Clore Leadership Programme


Health & Safety consultancy:

David Bilton Events


Environmental Sustainability:

Julie’s Bicycle


Financial Sustainability:

The Catalyst Outdoor Arts Consortium: the Bureau of Silly Ideas, Emergency Exit Arts, Kazzum, Kinetika and Tangled Feet (ACE Funded)


Audience Evaluation:

The Audience Agency


Public Realm consultancy:

beam


Internship supporters:

Kings College

Santander Bank

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