Posted in July 2014

Call for singers, artists, makers, builders, performers, percussionists, brass & reed players and more…. help create a special one-off performance!

Call for singers, artists, makers, builders, performers, percussionists, brass & reed players and more…. help create a special one-off performance!

Devizes Outdoor Celebratory Arts (DOCA), is inviting people help create a special elemental performance that will take place during the Devizes International Street Festival, on the evening of Sunday 24th August. Inspired by English celebratory traditions of noise, fire and music and Devizes’ own history, you are invited to work with professional outdoor arts company … Continue reading

Resource: Creative England Business Loans

Resource: Creative England Business Loans

Creative England are supporting digital creative companies to finance business growth through the provision of interest-free loans. Businesses are able to apply for a loan of £60k-£150k which is then repaid over 3 years. More details online

Opportunity: Call for Artists – Practice

This is an open call for practitioners to test new and innovative contemporary performance and dance work in front of a live audience. Practice will consist of up to four selected extracts of work in progress by solo performers and companies, with the potential for some of the works to be further developed and performed … Continue reading

Funding: Clore Poetry & Literature Awards

Funding: Clore Poetry & Literature Awards

The Clore Duffield Foundation has announced that the seventh funding round under its £1 million programme to fund poetry and literature initiatives for children and young people across the UK is now open for applications. Through the programme, schools, FE colleges, community groups, libraries and other arts/cultural organisations can apply for grants of between £1,000 … Continue reading

Job: Freelance consultant for “Our Cultural Commons: a joint initiative from ADUK & Voluntary Arts”

Working in collaboration with Arts Development UK, Voluntary Arts is seeking a consultant on a freelance basis to undertake some initial mapping and scoping to lay the ground for a major national conversation. At the end of September 2014, the two UK-wide organisations that specifically support and represent local creative cultural activity, Voluntary Arts and … Continue reading

Trowbridge Town Hall seeks new board members

Trowbridge Town Hall Trust is seeking applications for new board members to play a key role in securing the future for Trowbridge’s historic town hall as a centre for arts, culture and heritage learning. The Trust was founded in 2012 with the twin objectives of promoting the arts and the preservation and restoration of Trowbridge … Continue reading

Training: Wiltshire Music Connect – “Outcomes Training”

Training: Wiltshire Music Connect – “Outcomes Training”

The free “Outcomes Training” for Wiltshire Music Connect members  is  now confirmed for Friday 3rd October 10am to 4pm at Wiltshire Music Centre, Bradford on Avon. We’re pairing up with Youth Music and their highly rated Music’s outcomes training package for Wiltshire Music Connect ‘members’ (those subscribed to our mailing lists and active within the county). Whether … Continue reading

Funding: WRMS bursaries for young musicians

Wiltshire Rural Music School (WRMS)  have a means-tested hardship fund available to any music ‘student’ living in Wiltshire which can help towards the costs of instruments and / or lessons – this applies to all instruments and genres. The application process involves an application form and ‘reference’ from a teacher or similar. School Teachers and … Continue reading