Category April

Creative Alliance Apprenticeship Vacancies

Creative Alliance – The West Midlands Creative Apprenticeship company. Could your future be in the creative, digital or marketing industries? An apprenticeship with Creative Alliance helps you get your foot in the door to the creative industries, gives you the skills and experience employers are looking for and puts some money in your pocket at the […]

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 […]

Join The Strings Club at the Library of Birmingham – 9th April

The Music Library is hosting a free music workshop from the Strings Club. Starting with an exclusive concert, you’ll then get to try your hand at violin, ukelele or guitar and perform what you’ve learned! Who? Suitable for ages 4-11 Where? BeatBox, The Music Library, The Library Of Birmingham, Centenary Square, B1 2ND When?  Saturday 9th April, 2-3:30pm […]

Exhibition: Kern Baby – 11th March to 7th June

Check out a new exhibition at the Library of Birmingham, launched earlier this month. ‘Kern Baby’ is a 5 metre high corn dolly, created by artist Faye Claridge, who uses archives, folklore and reminiscence to examine our past relationships and our current sense of national and personal identity in her work. She also made a series of […]

Exhibition: Varna Road at Ikon Gallery – 27th Jan to 3rd April

Ikon Gallery are currently hosting the largest exhibition to date of photographs by Janet Mendelsohn. As part of a ‘photo-essay’ created when she was studying at the University of Birmingham (1967-69), the photographs show life in inner-city Balsall Heath and Mendelsohn provides a unique insight into the community by using photography as ‘a tool for […]

#InspiringBrum with Aston Performing Arts Academy – 15th April

In a spectacular show that features some of Birmingham’s most talented performers and musicians, Aston Performing Arts Academy has chosen specific songs from their extensive repertoire to devise a vibrant show to uplift, encourage and inspire Birmingham city. The show is a journey through music and performing arts addressing some of the issues young people […]

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 […]

Xapiri Amazonian Culture

Visit the Xapiri house come gallery in Edgbaston and step in to the Amazon Rainforest. See a collection of excellent photography from the deep jungle along side a range of indigenous artefacts to give an authentic look into ancient Amazonian cultures. Learn about the different tribes Xapiri work with, their history of contact with the European colonisers and the many […]

Auditions for Young Actors School Feb-Nov

The Young Rogues is an acting school for 8-19 year olds who want to learn new skills and perform on stage, in film and TV. We run in partnership with long-standing casting agent  The Young Actors Company. During the first term with the Young Rogues, actors will have professional headshots taken and a secure online profile created. Profiles are password […]