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Vixen 101′s coverage of the arts and theatre extends to what’s on in East Yorkshire and York and has been running since March 2010. Presenter Tony Barker, once an amateur thespian, gives a stage to amateur and professional theatre on the Saturday lunchtime theatre slot which is to be repeated on Sunday evenings from September,… Read more
Dr Ann Light of Sheffield Hallam University has found that the Connect partnerships “promote new and effective collaborative approaches, highlighting opportunities for making and experiencing arts within a participatory media and broadcast environment.” The independent evaluation of the Connect project is now available to download and read here . Authored by Dr Ann Light the… Read more
Newlyn Arts Gallery and The Exchange is working with Penwith Community Radio to create a series of audio features documenting the gallery’s programme of work by leading regional, national and international contemporary visual artists, including exhibiting artists and curators in conversation and recordings of performance pieces. These pieces will then be available to feature and… Read more
Haltwhistle Film Project and Prism Arts are working with a group of adults with learning disabilities at the Hensingham Day Centre in Whitehaven, Cumbria. Following a series of workshops the group will shoot and edit a number of short films about activities at the centre and around Whitehaven. The project will also see a new… Read more
Two Valleys Radio and hcmf// jointly presented a community radio broadcast from hcmf// in November 2010 which incorporated two strands: Playback: a group of young people collaborated during 2 days of practical music-making workshops with composer Claudia Molitor in improvising and devising new work, before performing in a live broadcast on Two Valleys Radio during… Read more
A four-minute audio promo for arts and media projects from Ulfah Arts.
Chorlton Arts Radio ran as part of Chorlton Arts Festival 2010 The station was live every day of the festival and promoted Chorlton Arts Festival through interviews, promotion and reviews. We were an additional performance space for the festival and provided a platform for 95 live guests and bands, including a choir of over 20… Read more
Divided We Fall is an exciting new radio drama serial that looks at the contemporary issues of violent extremism and how young people can get sucked into it. Paralleling the radicalisation of a young Muslim Asian boy (Ibrahim) and a white ex soldier returning from Afghanistan (Jonno), the drama explores what makes people vulnerable to… Read more
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South Asian Arts-uk (SAA-uk) is a Leeds-based organisation that exists to promote engagement with traditional and contemporary South Asian arts. Believing South Asian culture to be integral to the UK’s cultural diversity and that they deserve to be championed SAA-uk deliver a diverse range of programmes and participatory activities for Children, Young people and their… Read more
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Recordings of the recent Love in Leamington and all that Jazz event are now play-on-demand at www.radiowildfire.com/loveinleam On 12th February, at a sold out event at Leamington Spa library, seven poets performed seven commissioned poems to an original soundtrack by the composer and musician Steve Tromans. Based on an idea by poet Julie Boden, currently… Read more
February, and the wuthering lows of the winds howl throughout the northern hemisphere, but online we’ve got lots of warm words and love to keep us warm. So join us tonight for another unique selection of spoken word, stories, poetry, music, ambience, soundscapes and any and every combination of these live on Radio Wildfire. There’ll… Read more
Interested in arts broadcasting and streaming? Want to know more about how the community media sector is working with artists? Want to meet other artists and broadcasters to exchange ideas? Join the Community Media Association and the Digital Media Centre South Hill Park, in conversation with arts broadcasters including Soundart Radio and Swindon Viewpoint (Britain’s… Read more
EAST LONDON RADIO TO PARTICIPATE IN THE V&A HACKNEY WICK TAKEOVER East London Radio, a community radio station based in Hackney Wick has been selected by the Victoria and Albert museum to take part in their Friday Late event on February 28th. ELR will be broadcasting alongside 100s of local Wick artists the voices and… Read more
In October’s re.Lit we’ve got a harvest home with the cream of the crop of wordsmiths, musicians, writers, performers, actors, producers and a magician – and all kinds and any combinations of the above – another unique selection of material newly uploaded to the Radio Wildfire website and sent to us on cd in this… Read more
Date: 8:30-11am, 15 May 2012 Venue: Museum of London 150 London Wall, EC2Y 5HN Arts Council England is bringing together the people behind some of London’s most exciting cultural celebrations for the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer, in an event at the Museum of London. It’ll be an opportunity to talk to… Read more