Category 18-19

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 […]

Verbalise 2016

Verbalise: Legendary Advice Zena Edwards top tip for creating content:     Cecilia Knapp’s Tips for Upcoming Writers John Berkavitch’s Top Performance Techniques       Rachel Long’s Guide to Networking:  

Forward Thinking Visit Pause

Forward Thinking Birmingham provides a range of services to support 0-25 year olds experiencing mental health problems. Forward Thinking Birmingham provides a range of services to support 0-25 year olds experiencing mental health problems, including: – A dedicated number for referrals and crisis support called an Access Centre – 0300 300 0099… – A range […]

My Style Club

A free, open and inclusive Arts Award Club at the Library of Birmingham, ensuring that young people aged 5-25 have the opportunity to engage with the Arts Award. An opportunity to part in activities, and to discover skills and interests that will explore and develop creativity for children and young people.  Each term there will […]

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, […]

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 […]