Sea Folk Sing – Live Performances @ Strood

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.

Open Mic with Swale’s Big Music Takeover

Got a musical performance you are itching to try out on a live audience? Then come to Swale’s Big Music Takeover Open Mic and show off your talents. Cover your favourite song, showcase a new one you’re working on or just come to relax, listen and enjoy. It’s FREE if you play or just £2 to watch…. Continue Reading

Daisy Farris Dance Collective presents ‘The Great Thames Disaster’ – by Lauren Wright

This weekend (Friday 21 & Saturday 22 September) sees the final two performances of The Great Thames Disaster by Daisy Farris Dance Collective at Boathouse Creative Studios in Barking. In this blog, Ideas Test volunteer Lauren Wright reviews the dance piece when it was performed at The Sheppey Promenade Festival this summer. On Saturday 28… Continue Reading

Play In A Week

If you’re 11-16 and stuck for ideas this May half-term, why don’t you get stuck in to a fun, five-day performing arts project. Play In A Week is for anyone who likes drama, youth theatre and performing on stage. You’ll be working alongside a professional actor to write, stage, direct and perform an original piece of theatre at the end of the week!

Scratch Open Mic – February

Got a performance you are itching to try out on a live audience?
Then come to Scratch, our monthly open mic with a 10-minute performance slot.
Show an audience your latest song, theatre scene, dance piece, film or comedy sketch.

Start Up Slam 2: Slam Performance Poetry with Alex Vellis and Henry Maddicott

Start Up Slam 2 is a week-long half term programme running from 13th – 16th February 2018 at No. 34 in Sittingbourne, and is aimed at engaging young people aged 14 -16 with creative entrepreneurship.
In this session, led by Alex Vellis and Henry Maddicott, you’ll learn how to write and perform your own performance poetry.