A photo of Historic Dockyard in Chatham. In the foreground is the River Medway with a walkway to the left. The buildings of the Dockyard stretch from right to left. The sky is blue with wispy clouds and the sun is low in the sky.

Estuary Stories: Film screening and Q&A with artist Natasha Davis

Join us for Natasha Davis’ Estuary Stories, an online performance film recorded in the secret corners of Chatham and the dockyard, encounter moments of laughter, loss, kindness and new beginnings, shared by your neighbours – old and new., to encounter moments of laughter, loss, kindness and new beginnings, shared by your neighbours – old and new.

Drawing On Wisdom – creative workshops for 6-12 year olds with Hannah Whittaker

Take part in artist Hannah Whittaker’s project Drawing On Wisdom. Draw, paint, or collage a picture from a story you’ll hear on a video – and it could be part of a video shown at exhibitions and public spaces. Please book a place before you come – all places are free and Covid-19 safe. Drawing On Wisdom is one of Ideas Test’s Seed Commissions 2020.

Dante or Die – USER NOT FOUND: A video podcast

If there was a magic button, would you delete your online existence?
And who would you give that choice to if you died? 
Ideas Test have teamed up with Dante or Die again to bring you their latest show USER NOT FOUND bring you a chance to experience it from your own home.

Try New Things – Empathy & Performance with Trynity Silk

This month’s we’re bringing you Trynity Silk with an Empathy & Performance workshop.
Plus there’s a bonus Resource Pack you can use either with the workshop or offline.
The video premieres on Sunday 26th July on Ideas Test’s YouTube channel.

DIS-Quiet: Music 4 Wellbeing 6

Learn the techniques of breathing, body rhythm and voice that not only help you musically but can also help your wellbeing. You’ll also get to find out how to develop your musical and songwriting skills by writing your own songs and teaming up with others.   To sign up email pedro@ideastest.co.uk   Information for Parents… Continue Reading

DIS-Quiet: Backstage 6

Are you 14 to 25? Then you can do an Arts Award with us – online. You’ll be recognised for what you’ve learned with a unique and nationally recognised qualification. Plus you’ll get the opportunity to talk with artists and musicians, watch shows and get to know more about behind-the-scenes of the music world.

DIS-Quiet: Music 4 Wellbeing 5

Learn the techniques of breathing, body rhythm and voice that not only help you musically but can also help your wellbeing. You’ll also get to find out how to develop your musical and songwriting skills by writing your own songs and teaming up with others.   To sign up email pedro@ideastest.co.uk   Information for Parents… Continue Reading