Job Opportunity: Youth Development Manager

We’re looking for a Youth Development Manager to join Ideas Test. You’ll be joining us at a pivotal point in journey. In 2020 we became a Charitable Interest Organisation and this year ‘novated’ meaning we are now an independent arts organisation under the Creative People and Places programme. We want someone to help create a… Continue Reading

Sea Folk Sing shortlisted for Hearts For The Arts award 2021

Sea Folk Sing has been shortlisted for the National Campaign for the Arts‘ (NCA) Hearts For The Arts Awards 2021. The awards celebrate the unsung heroes of Local Authorities who are championing the arts against all odds. Sea Folk Sing was the 2-year project we co-produced with SparkedEcho. It brought together people over the age… Continue Reading

Q&A with GTown Talents – Part one

One of the Seed Commission projects we’re supporting in 2020 is from Kent-based Music Organisation, GTown Talents’ ‘It’s Peak’. The project has been featured on KentOnline and shared by Arts Council England (South East) on social media. Dulcie Alexander, Arts Council England Relationship Manager, Engagement & Audiences in the South East said; “Really good to… Continue Reading

Try New Things – Singing and Voice Therapy with Debbie Sowter

Join us for this month’s Try New Things online creative session!
Together Talking Music’s Debbie Sowter is bringing you a Singing and Voice Therapy session. Debbie will show you how to use singing exercises and vocal techniques that can help your health and well-being!

BLINK: Sheerness

BLINK. Explore. BLINK. Resist. BLINK. Reconcile. BLINK. Hope.   100 years have passed since Europe came together to agree Peace after WWI. How can we unite and bring peace into our communities now? Enter BLINK to play with a series of artworks inspired by peacebuilders and activists from your community and across the UK.  … Continue Reading

Sea Folk Sing: Live performance + The Flowing @ Sheerness Gateway

Free indoor performance at Sheerness Gateway. Standing. Accompanied by The Flowing. The Sea Folk Sing choral group presents a beautiful collection of new songs written with the people of North Kent. From the energetic The Dockyard Rush to the enigmatic Hidden Powers, the work is an exploration of our historic relationship with the sea and… Continue Reading