Research and evaluation practice

Research and evaluation practice

This is a free online resource collection for cultural professionals that brings the collective intelligence of the sector together in one place, by you, for you.

Resources

Group of 4 dancers on pavement next to railings by a river
Image: The Lowry
guide-toolkit

How to … fail well

How to… write a learning case study
Wakefield Council's Festival of the Moon. Photo Andrew Benge
guide-toolkit

How to… write a learning case study

Photo of an actor standing on a platform in front of water. A projection of a person in the background.
Slung Low, Flood Part 4. Image: Malcolm Johnson
case-study

Sharing learning: Slung Low – Flood

Group dancing on a stage with rainbow-coloured material. Person in foreground holding material above their head.
Dance to Health Norwich. Photo: Becky Demmen
guide-toolkit

How to… co-create an evaluation

Adult at left hand side of image has hands in the air with group of children with excited faces
Together to the Workhouse Door, with Sinfonia Viva, Orchestras Live. Photo: Charlie Jepson
guide-toolkit

Evaluation principles

Multiple open books showing text pages
Photo: Unsplash
guide-toolkit

How to… find existing research

Sketches of infographics
Photo: Unsplash
guide-toolkit

How to… create infographics with impact

Group singing
Photo: Hayley Rivera, Unsplash
essential-read

My essential reads: the value of group singing

Children watching outdoor performance through railings
Back to Ours – Back to Bransholme. Photo: Jerome Whittingham @Photomoments
case-study

Sharing learning: Back to Ours – Back to Bransholme

Performers in site specific theatre
Grid Iron, Crude: An Exploration of Oil 2016. Photo: Eoin Carey
case-study

Sharing learning: Grid Iron Theatre Company – Crude

Dance performance
Birds of Paradise, Purposeless Movements 2019. Photo: Mihaela Bodlovic
case-study

Sharing learning: Birds of Paradise Theatre Company – personalised access statements

My essential reads: cultural value and evaluation
Fun Palaces 2019. Photo: Roswitha Chesher
essential-read

My essential reads: cultural value and evaluation