Arts, culture and events

The School of Arts and Cultures is highly successful in several key aspects ofteaching,researchandengagement. Media, Culture, Heritage Brings together staff and students to understand a complex fast-changing world. The unit offers innovative, immersive, and lively research and learning opportunities.

A fairer start We’re working to narrow the outcome gap between children growing up in disadvantage and the national average. A healthy life We’re working to increase the average number of healthy years lived in the UK, while narrowing health inequalities. A sustainable future We’re working to accelerate the UK’s transition to a low-carbon, productive economy by cutting UK household emissions, and reducing skills mismatches in the labour market.

London Culture: 20 Facts

The Arts by the Sea Festival is an annual celebration of culture, with workshops, music and performance. Arts and cultural opportunities for children and young people in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. Museums and attractions Whether you are a tourist or a resident, our city offers a rich selection of places to visit including The Royal Pavilion.

  • Watch this space as we’ll be sharing what happened when we caught up with some of South Yorkshire’s influential arts bloggers & journalists about what’s happening in South Yorkshire’s arts, culture and heritage scene.
  • Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre always guarantees a great night of entertainment, hosting great comedies and musicals throughout the year, with largely local casts and crews.
  • Arts and culture in the city Introducing Culture In Our City, your one stop shop for Arts & Creative Industries information and exchange in Brighton & Hove.
  • Wadi AlFann, meaning ‘Valley of the Arts’, is an awe-inspiring new global cultural destination for contemporary art.

You may also request your own personal information, via a Right of Access Request. This interactive documentary delves into the extraordinary life of one of Britain’s most influential dance figures. James McCune Smith was the first African American to receive a medical doctorate from a university.

Art, theatre and history gems can be found on pretty much every street corner. The city region also boasts fifteen theatres and halls, ranging from the modern Liverpool M&S Bank Arena to the Art Deco style Philharmonic Hall, home to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. See the full listing of our diverse events programme including public lectures, concerts and exhibitions. In 2020, Desert X brought together local, Saudi and international audiences to create larger-than-life installations that shed new light on the ancient rock formations that surrounded them. Cultural experiences from arts organisations in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. For us, innovation means turning bold ideas into reality and changing lives for the better.

Before chickens became food for people, they were regarded as special exotica

We take a relationship-centred approach, structuring finance to meet the needs of individual organisations. Building on the success of the Arts Impact Fund, our new fund is the largest arts and culture social investment fund in the world and is available to organisations across the UK. We’ve pulled together the facts that show the value ami-entends-tu.org of art and culture to individuals, communities and society as a whole. From the economy and environment to health and wellbeing, use our elevator pitch and statistics to tell the story that says art and culture matters. We invest public money from Government and The National Lottery to help support the sector and to deliver this vision.

The £1m funding has been designed with and distributed by the local authorities in Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley and Doncaster, with the aim to generate more cultural events, activities or projects. The School is also strongly engaged with issues ofequality and diversitynot just in terms of Athena Swan but also in terms of research and teaching specialisms of its staff and students. Colleagues are involved in broader initiatives such as the Martin Luther King celebrations, International Women’s Day, and the Centenary of the Representation of the People Act 1918. Staff in the School of Arts and Cultures are strongly committed to the values ofcollegiality, fairness and inclusivityand supportive of wider University and national initiatives relating to these.

Edinburgh International Festival music reviews: Philharmonia Orchestra

Liverpool Mountain by internationally renowned artist Ugo Rondinone is a major new public artwork for the city region which will be launched in October 2018. AlUla has long been a place that has harboured artists, inspired by the layered cultural heritage of the region, its spectacular landscapes and varied nature, and the character of AlUla’s people to create distinctive and compelling works. Now, AlUla hosts artists and cultural producers across continents in immersion-based programmes with the aim of delivering exceptional artistic experiences for participants, visitors and the community. Highlighting examples from Lebanon, Latin America, China, Ireland, India, Sri Lanka and beyond, this exciting book explores the relationship between the arts, culture and community development. It will also serve as an on-ramp and taster for students considering postgraduate study at SOAS, since it features introductions to themes and teaching staff who offer more detailed courses at postgraduate level .