Category Create


Verbalise is an exciting opportunity for poets, lyricists, rappers, or any sort of spoken word artists. Beatfreeks with Birmingham City Council and The Hippodrome present four professional-lead creative workshops over four weeks, centred around creating cotent, writing/editing, finding your style and sharing your style. Workshops are supported by 1-to-1 mentoring with Apples and Snakes and […]


Gallery 37 Summer programme is all you need to kick start your career in the creative industries. Throughout August & September: Top quality industry networking, career guidance to get you focused Skills training to get you fully equipped to promote your creative talents and business Get a real qualification and references and unlock new opportunities […]

On the Road to Belonging: a ‘Work In Progress’ event

Work in Progress, an arts organisation that aims to give children a voice through Arts and Heritage, are hosting ‘On the Road to Belonging’ at the mac, Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham, B19 9QH. The event will take place from 12-8pm on Wednesday 1st June, and will help children and young people explore the theme of Belonging. On […]

In:Site Festival – 5th to 9th September

In:Site, a is a festival  celebrating the work of craft  graduates from across the UK . Over the week, each graduate has a day to make their creative piece on-site, turning the making process into a performance. The public will be able to contribute to the making of some of the artworks, which will be […]

Making for Change, The Showcase – 8th April

Friday 8th  April 2016 – 6.00pm – 8.00pm Join our young craftivists in their campaigns! To conclude our craft and social justice programme, Craftspace will be hosting a public showcase led by the Making for Change participants at Impact Hub. You will be able to: * Listen to presentations about their campaigns and what inspired […]

Aston Performing Arts Academy present WE ARE 10 – #ArtMatters

Aston Performing Arts Academy (APAA) will celebrate its 10th Birthday! To celebrate such a fantastic achievement, throughout April APAA will be giving young people a voice to shout about ‘what art means to them’ through organising 10 exciting events in Birmingham. #ArtMatters is a new campaign to hit Birmingham that will highlight the importance of art […]

Open The Gap

In April 2016 we’ll be opening Birmingham’s first arts space dedicated to supporting and promoting young people’s creativity. We’ve secured city centre premises for at least six months in which we plan to develop a creative work and social space that any young person can use and enjoy, and rehearse, exhibit, perform, meet, and just […]

Facing The Gap

FACING THE GAP is a drama research and performance project funded by the European Union in the UK, Hungary, Malta and China. The primary concern of the project is the development of a new creative practice that makes sense of the challenges and crises faced by people across the world, in order to be active […]

Young Drum

The Drum are committed to investing in the future generation of creators, performers and leaders. Young Drum is a programme specifically dedicated to providing arts based opportunities for people aged 25 and under. If you want to develop your creative skills, working side by side with some of the best practitioners in the West Midlands […]

Perry Fun – Fortnightly Saturdays!

Join us for weekend fun for all the family! On the following Saturdays 20 February     5 March     19 March 2 April     16 April     30 April 14 May      28 May      11 June      25 June 11:00 – 13:00       Creative Arts     Dance     Play     […]