Category Workshop

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 […]

Put Your Foot Down at the International Dance Festival Birmingham 2016! – 7th May

Don’t miss International Dance Festival Birmingham’s (IDFB) Put Your Foot Down stage at Spiceal Street, Bullring on Saturday 7th May for an afternoon of spectacular dance performances and drop-in workshops in a huge range of styles, to get a taste of what the IDFB is all about! Head over any time 12-6pm to catch this […]

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 […]

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Repertoire Insight Experience Workshops – June

Our Birmingham-based taster sessions (open to vocational and non-vocational students) include the chance to improve technique, learn ballets from the Company’s repertoire, look at costumes, and give a small performance for parents. These workshops aim to assist young dancers to achieve their full potential and offer an insight into life with a professional ballet company, […]

Birmingham Royal Ballet’s Repertoire Insight Experience Workshops – February

Our Birmingham-based taster sessions (open to vocational and non-vocational students) include the chance to improve technique, learn ballets from the Company’s repertoire, look at costumes, and give a small performance for parents. These workshops aim to assist young dancers to achieve their full potential and offer an insight into life with a professional ballet company, […]

BCMG Feel the Buzz: April & July

Feel the Buzz is an exciting composing project for 14-18 year olds – spend a day working with professional composer Fraser Trainer composing music with and for the fantastic BCMG musicians. You will learn new composing techniques, explore different approaches and try out ideas live with our musicians. The day will culminate in a short […]

BCMG Music Maze Workshops Jan – June

Music Maze is an exciting series of fun, creative, workshops for children aged 8 – 11. At the workshops young people create music together and on their own through a variety of fun activities inspired by music featured in upcoming BCMG concerts. The workshops are led by BCMG Director of Learning Nancy Evans and composer Liz […]

BCMG Zigzag Ensemble Jan – June

The Zigzag Ensemble is an exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds led by composer and workshop leader Ben Markland and BCMG musicians. Young people need to play a musical instrument to take part and read a little bit of music notation. BCMG welcomes young instrumentalists from all cultural traditions. These standalone workshops are running 8 […]