Liz Forgan and Alan Davey warned of hundreds of arts organisations turned down for funding as they gave evidence to the culture select committee
Lyn Gardner: Alan Davey launches the discussion on funding and peer review designed to shape the future of theatre
Letters: Alan Davey is right that it's not enough for him to have 'a genuine relationship with art'; as he says, 'I've got to be a good executive, too'
Alan Davey is a Spurs fan, so he has experienced pain, but not necessarily pain like this. At the end of his first week as chief executive of the Arts Council, he is having to explain why almost 200 arts organisations are getting the chop