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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
SHUT UP AND LISTEN!
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CELEBRATES ITS PILOT YEAR
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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Broadcast Conversations. In November 2013 members of Community Media Association (CMA) met with members of National Operatic Dramatic Association (NODA) This meeting was part of the Broadcast Conversations series which brings arts broadcasters together to discuss areas of arts practice across community media platforms. Attending were a representatives from community radio, amateur theatre, operatic societies,… Read more
Presenters at Dartington based Soundart Radio 102.5fm were thrilled to hear from Ofcom that their community radio licence has been extended a further five years – keeping the local broadcasters on air until 2019. The station, which first broadcast as campus radio for Dartington College of Arts, is celebrating is 7th Birthday this Autumn. When… Read more
‘Art Transmission’ is a new radio experiment devised by Contemporary Arts Practice FrancisKnight in partnership with BRFM Bridge radio. It will be presented and broadcast through the Daniel Monday night community show. The experiment has been devised to inspire clubs, groups and societies to step out of their comfort zone and try something new. Art… 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
“GET UP, STAND UP” Turning Young People into Leaders through the Arts Organised by Dr Nathalie Teitler Friday, October 28th – 09.00 to 16.00 Building bridges between the worlds of activism, art and politics to make young people the heart of their communities and leaders of positive change Putting Creativity at the Heart of Young… Read more