Category Participate

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 […]

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 […]

The Big Read 2016

The Big Read is a Wild in Art creative education event brought to you by presenting partners The Schools of King Edward VI and Wesleyan, in association with the National Literacy Trust and Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity. The Event is Free and all are welcome no prior booking needed. Schools and community groups have decorated benches shaped as […]

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 […]

Spectra: Seek/Find

Come along on a beautiful beast of a multi-sensory promenade, immersive performance experience made by a mixed community and professional cast. Spectra is a performance project for people with learning disabilities that has been developed through a partnership between mac birmingham’s Next Generation programme, independent artist Kate DeRight, and Queen Alexandra College. The project aims […]

The Vibe! A new youth led talk show coming soon!

The Vibe! Is a new youth led talk should about the 18-30’s who are creating work in the city! The Vibe is going to be an online-based talk show, which we’re hoping to extend and develop with other ‘vlog’ style content. The Vibe is about celebrating and highlighting the rich cultural scene in Birmingham, and […]

Open call for Visual Artwork @ The Gap- Summer Salon

The GAP is a the newly formed arts centre at the Jubilee Centre in Digbeth and they are looking for under 25’s who are looking for somewhere to exhibit their work. The GAP is hosting an open, eclectic, salon-style exhibition of artwork all made by young people living in Birmingham and the surrounding area. This is an exciting opportunity for […]

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 […]