Mr and Mrs Polluto by Total Insight Theatre – Small Is Beautiful Commission Winner

Earlier this year Ideas Test created our Small Is Beautiful Commission. We wanted to support performance work that was able to go to the smallest spaces and, most importantly, spoke to our audiences. Ideas Test asked a panel consisting of 4 community members from Swale and Medway to look at the all the submissions and… Continue Reading

Digital Conversations with Katie Dale Everett

The permanence of print. The delineating of the digital. The staining of tattoos and the discordant nature of social media. All of these issues and more are explored by choreographer Katie Dale Everett in her extended Digital Tattoo programme. On Saturday 10 June, Katie put on her interactive activity Conversations About The Digital, which will return… Continue Reading

BBC Get Creative Day @No.34

2 April, 11am – 3pm @ No.34 BBC Get Creative Day is a day dedicated to celebrating creativity – whether you’re a professional artist or a hobbyist it’s all about taking part in the creative activity that you enjoy.  Ideas Test has teamed up with Wide Eyed Theatre who invite you to a story exchange on 2 April…. Continue Reading

1915: Trench Art Wood Workshop

February 18th & 19th @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Join artist Sigi Markus to make your own WW1 inspired piece of trench art! This free workshop is aimed at young people, but everyone is welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Book your place by contacting Ideas Test by email or by calling 07713… Continue Reading

The Stairwell Gallery: Traces by Karen Crosby

Exhibition open Tues-Fri, 11am-4pm & Sat 10am-3pm until 2 March at The Stairwell No34. Image by Karen Crosby Karen Crosby’s exhibition Traces presents a series of atmospheric images documenting the site-specific projections she installed on Sittingbourne High Street in 2015.  By projecting found images from old postcards of locations in Sittingbourne, back onto the surface of their… Continue Reading