Following the success of Sea Folk Sing’s performances of Never Again across Sittingbourne, Sheppey, Chatham and Strood, you can now explore the Sea Folk Sing exhibition and learn how the production was created in commemoration of the World War One centenary.
Come and listen to the Sea Folk Sing live performances at Strood Railway Station and the surrounding area.
Featuring new music by Emily Peasgood, inspired by local stories of World War One.
The Listening Post explores the exciting and hugely varied stories of our local community, through a series of recorded conversations, capturing local life from the 1970s to now!
To celebrate the Fun Palaces weekend, Ideas Test is hosting Oh, What a Lovely Fun Palace, a jam-packed day of family friendly activities.
Ideas Test are partnering with Live Well Kent to launch a new project for young LBGT+ Creatives aged 16-25, living in Swale.
Two weeks ago, members of the Ideas Test team went on tour to Focus On Chatham event, along with artist Nicole Mollet and the Kent Cultural Baton – a converted silver Airstream caravan. In our second blog Ideas Test Producer, Sarah Davies takes in the sights and sounds of Focus On Strood, organised by Medway… Continue Reading
Do you make art? Have a sketchbook? Don’t hide your art away! Whether you draw manga & anime fan-art, use watercolours, create art journals, scrapbook your adventures, or draw illustrations then we want YOU! We want anyone who has a sketchbook – no matter what art you make – to come to No.34 and share… Continue Reading
In the first of three blogs, members of the Ideas Test team tell us about their experiences at the Focus On events in Medway. In our first blog Audience Development Officer, Kyra Cross gives us some background on the events, and how the first event went… It may be the end of the festival season,… Continue Reading
As part of our Sea Folk Sing project, we’re running creative workshops in July & August to explore the themes of peace and reconciliation 100 years after the end of World War One. Record your WWI heritage through sound, and relive the past at this session with sound artist Jane Pitt.