Category Family Activity

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 […]

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 […]

CBSO’s A Great British Summer Holiday

Oh, we do like to be beside the seaside! What – in central Birmingham? That’s the magic of music, as presenter Tom Redmond and conductor Julian Wilkins whirl you off on a musical trip to the beach. Taste the ice-cream, listen to the CBSO Children’s Chorus, and feel the sand between your toes, as music […]

On Safari with CBSO

Waggly tails, waving trunks, colourful feathers and long furry manes: it’s all about animals, as a mini version of the CBSO takes the youngest members of the family on a magical musical safari. Our popular Notelets concerts at CBSO Centre are specially devised for toddlers, so there’ll be plenty of chances for audience members to […]

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 […]

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 […]

Drum Together Brum

Drum Together Brum put on weekly African Drumming Workshops at venues in South Birmingham. Beginners are welcome and all are members free to take part in perfomances and recordings! No need to book, just turn up on the day. When? Ongoing activity every Wednesday, 7-8:30pm Where? Check the Facebook page (linked below) for venue details – they use […]