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Shakespeare Lives in Schools - Global Competition

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Thursday 24th November

Funding Your Youth Arts Project, Southampton

Re-Observing Juvenile Delinquency at Tate Exchange

The Countdown to this year's Takeover Day has begun!

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Tricycle Theatre creates six new theatre companies

Drawn Together: Collaborating Creatively Summit

Congrats in order for Enterprise Learning Alliance in Kent

Could arts organisations do more to help young people at the start of their careers?

Research discovers dance and music alter the brain in opposite ways

'A miserable and short-sighted decision' - public speak out about decision to axe A-level Art History

FREE RESOURCE | From Live to Digital: Understanding the Impact of Digital Developments in Theatre on Audiences, Production and Distribution

Host a Brilliant Makers Club!

What if? The creative power of a question

Explore the four National Portfolio categories

Why children deserve to study art history

Education policy is "economic madness" says creative industries body

Three-quarters of people in the arts volunteer before finding paid work, research finds

Call to tackle police violence against young people

National Youth Agency discuss young people and finance

Arts Council England | Research Grants Programme 2015-18

British Science Week Grants - Apply Now!

Helping everyone achieve their full potential: how libraries deliver lifelong learning

Museums Association's Transformers scheme extended across the UK

Art History A Level to disappear as course is dropped by AQA

Join New Theatre Royal as their new Fundraising Administrative Assistant Apprentice

October English National Youth Arts Network enews - out now! Read it here...

Theatre to build free secondary school that will reject EBacc and specialise in creative and cultural industries

How do we digitally engage young audiences? SIGN UP to Culture 24's 'Let's Get Real' project

Thursday 10th November

Creative Consultation with Young People, Bristol

Wednesday 16th November

Creating Digital Change, London

Tuesday 28th February

Understanding Further Education: A one-day workshop for the arts and cultural sector, Reading

Tuesday 28th February

Child Protection and Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Birmingham

Thursday 9th March

Fundraising for Schools - A beginners guide to budgeting and bid writing for arts and cultural projects in schools, Milton Keynes

Thursday 9th March

Child Protection & Safeguarding in the Arts and Cultural Sectors, Bristol

Wednesday 8th March

Navigating the Changing Educational Landscape, Maidstone

Thursday 2nd March

Behaviour Management and Youth Arts, York

Thursday 16th February

Creating Digital Change, Manchester

Artswork, a leading national voice for youth arts


Artswork is committed to transforming the lives of children and young people through arts and cultural practice.

Our mission is to place the arts at the heart of work with, for and by children and young people and to champion, lead and facilitate high quality work led by artists, arts and cultural organisations including the development of young arts practitioners/leaders.

We work through strategic alliances with the arts, cultural, education, youth and community sectors and aim to act as national champion to increase opportunities for children and young people to lead, participate, work in, experience and enjoy the arts.

Artswork is a leading national youth arts development agency and a registered charity, supported by Arts Council England.

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21st October, 2016

Apply today to become an Arts Award Good Practice Centre!

Each year Arts Award select a new group of Good Practice Centres to take part in a range of activities...

20th October, 2016

Shakespeare Lives in Schools – Global Competition

“If chance will have me king, why, chance may crown me.” Do you have any budding actors in your class?...

20th October, 2016

WATCH | Fluid Motion and HMS Warrior’s Youth Theatre project

Fluid Motion Theatre Company and HMS Warrior Ship’s Player’s Youth Theatre is open to any young person aged 11-16 and...

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