Category Performance

SHOUT: Festival of Queer Arts & Culture Birmingham

SHOUT Festival of queer arts and culture brings the best in queer and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Trans* (LGBT) artists, work, and culture from across the UK and beyond to Birmingham SHOUT is the West Midlands’ only combined festival of queer arts and culture, returning each November delivering a ten-day festival between Nov 10th – 20th […]

Ballet Hoo Moving On Summer Intensive August 2016

  Ballet Hoo graduates will be leading this summer intensive as part of our 10th Year Anniversary for the work of Leaps & Bounds, which grew out of a partnership between Birmingham Royal Ballet and Leaps & Bounds. Linden, Wez and Shireenah, who will be leading this project, were in the original production of Romeo […]

VERBALISE 2016

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 APPLICATIONS STILL OPEN

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 […]

Sound Lounge Festival 2016 Announced

Town Hall Symphony Hall’s Project SoundLounge team hosts a free one day music & arts festival at Town Hall, Birmingham on Saturday 6 August, 2pm – 11pm. The Festival, curated by a team of determined and talented 16-25 year-olds celebrates Birmingham’s diverse and under the radar talent. Project SoundLounge is part of an ongoing project […]

FREE Frantic Assembly Ignition launch at The Old Rep

The Old Rep and Frantic Assembly invite you and any young people you know who may be interested, to the launch of Ignition, Frantic Assembly’s free, national training programme for young men aged 16-20. The programme seeks out talent in unexpected places, from sports groups to youth centres, and is committed to helping young men find […]

Birmingham & Solihull Blues and Jazz Festival starts today!

A mostly free festival of jazz and blues and related music from 15th to 24th July. Out of the 201 performances, 187 of them free, on streets, squares, shopping areas, museums, hotels, bars, shops, cafes. Additionally there are two jitterbug dance workshops, two ukulele workshops, a photography course, photographic and painting exhibitions and more. The […]

TILT FESTIVAL 2016

TILT 16 is a 5-day Aerial & Physical Theatre Festival led by Rogue Play Theatre  18th – 24th July that celebrates high quality teaching and performance from national and international circus artists. There is a comprehensive master class programme catering for beginners to professional performers, free outdoor aerial shows, young people’s work and family friendly performances. There […]

New Club Event: Glitter Sh*t

The  new club night Glitter Sh*t is 18+ event is self described as glitter, freaks and 90’s beats. The Bi monthly event plays hosts to the underground culture of drag queens, club kids and creative minds alike. Since it’s inception in November the event has raised money for various charities and gives back to the community. Glitter […]

Beatfreeks host Ministy of Data Rave

Ministry of Data is an event at Millennium Point to help young people make decisions around the big question on everyone’s mind – to Brexit or to Bremain? The event is on Saturday 4th June starting at 8pm until 11pm for 16+ (Bring ID and N.I. if you want to register to vote). For more information of […]