Category February

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Stage 2 Spring Term 2016

A packed 11 week workshop/rehearsal process with a number of options to suit any young person wanting to gain first-hand experience in the Arts Industry. Be part of a World Premiere of Work, or take an in-depth course on Technical & Backstage. Informal General Drama Options also available! Get involved as much or as little […]

BACE – Handsworth (Starts Jan 21st)

BACE – Season 5 BACE is a 8 week creative development programme brought to you by Beatfreeks in partnership with InUnity. It is for young people aged 13-21 and takes place in Longbridge and Handsworth. Young people can choose to take part in either music, dance or poetry and be supported artists to develop their […]

BACE – Longbridge (Starting Jan 18th)

BACE – Season 5 BACE is a 8 week creative development programme brought to you by Beatfreeks in partnership with InUnity. It is for young people aged 13-21 and takes place in Longbridge and Handsworth. Young people can choose to take part in either music, dance or poetry and be supported artists to develop their […]

Join Southside Producers!

The Old Rep and Beatfreeks, in association with MAIA Creatives, are looking for passionate people aged 16 to 25, from all our communities, to from the most diverse young producers group the city has ever seen. Southside Producers’ first project will be to produce a festival-style launch event for the Year of Arts and Young […]

BCMG Familes@ Concert 6th Feb

BCMG’s Families@ performances are late afternoon bite-size concerts take place on the same day as BCMG regular concerts and explore two or three pieces from the evening performance in a relaxed and informal way. They are aimed at children age 7 and over.   In February, young ears can enjoy the rustling waves of Rozalie Hirs’s Platonic ID, […]