Business Planning

We have been commissioned to develop business plans for several arts companies but in every case it has been essential that this plan is ‘owned’ by the organisation concerned, so we work very closely with the board, the senior management and with all key departments to ensure that the business plan is comprehensive and deliverable.

In the last few years we have written business plans for Swindon Dance, Carmarthenshire Heritage Regeneration Trust, the Hotwalls Project in Portsmouth and Cyfarthfa Castle.

We have recently worked on the business plans for the new Shakespeare North Playhouse, which is due to open in 2022, and for the proposed International Concert Hall in Wimbledon, which has been designed by Frank Gehry.

Selected case studies

Swindon Dance

Stephen and Quartet were commissioned to undertake a major organisational review of Swindon Dance by Arts Council England. As a result of our work, Swindon


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