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UpRising Leadership Programme Applications open until October!

Uprising are recruiting for their Leadership and Environmental programme. Both programmes are designed to equip young people 19-25 years old  with the knowledge, networks, skills and confidence to reach their leadership potential. Each programme lasts 9 months and most sessions and workshops take place one evening per week, so that the programme can be fitted around work, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gallery 37 summer camp of creativity!

Gallery 37 is a Summer of creative fun. A week’s long art camp in September. Learning skills whilst making new work to be presented at high profile event at Millennium Point alongside a headline Act. The week long programme will have some social night’s outs, networking with industry professionals and training to advance your creative career and profile. […]

THE GAP! A New Arts Space in City Centre!

The GAP is a brand new, city centre arts venue dedicated to young people’s arts and creativity. With a mixed timetable of arts events, workshops, exhibitions, talks and screenings, all created by a team of young programmers. as well as being available for young creatives to use for their own projects. The GAP is a hub for […]

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 […]

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 […]

Talk from the heART with Aston Performing Arts Academy – 1st April

Featuring a panel of industry professionals and art practitioners, ‘Talk from the heART’ is the first in a series of events that will discuss the importance of art, specifically to young people of Birmingham. The debate will provide a platform for young people to ask questions and get honest answers about the arts industry. Some […]

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 […]