Ellie Dart

Work by Worcestershire’s young poets published for libraries

A new collection of poems has been published, throwing a spotlight on the talented work of young poets in Worcestershire. The book, ‘A Collection of Poems by Worcestershire’s Young Poets 2020’ includes poems by Ellie Dart, Worcestershire’s Young Poet Laureate […]

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What is Contemporary Art?

Explore Yinka Shonibare CBE’s Creatures of the Mappa Mundi   & make a contemporary art postcard with Jill Impey  as part of the Worcester Festival 2020. Contemporary Art is not only visually exciting; it also makes us think.  Creatures of the […]


tomorrow-today free online programme of discussions

Join leading figures from the cultural sector, for a FREE online programme of discussions, taking place from 18th-20th August, from Severn Arts and The Arches Festivals for all outdoor festival and event organisers across Worcestershire. It will be for festivals […]


Reopening of the Museum of Royal Worcester

Mayor of Worcester, Cllr Jo Hodges, officially reopens the Museum of Royal Worcester The Museum of Royal Worcester was officially re-opened by the Mayor of Worcester, Cllr Jo Hodges at the end of July in the company of Sir Michael […]

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Redditch based artist reaching out

Roger Ricketts is a visual artist based in Redditch who plays with colour and watery themes to create textural pieces of work . Born in Wolverhampton in 1947, his love of art started from childhood, experimenting with colour and shading. […]

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Theatre of Stuff – Instagram Live Workshop

FREE. Saturday 1 August, 2-3 pm Join Meadow Arts and Kay Mullett for a fun and fantastical, free workshop about ‘Stuff’ inspired by artist Laura White, who created a new piece of work, White Mud, for Meadow Arts 2018-19 exhibition […]

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An Online Conversation with Nigel Kent

Nigel Kent is a poet living in rural Worcestershire who has been shortlisted for several national competitions, and nominated for the Pushcart Prize. His poetry has been published by Hedgehog Poetry Press, Dempsey and Windle, Paper Swan Press, Emma’s Attic […]

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Droitwich Arts Network Virtual Exhibition

Local Arts Network keeping the arts alive through a virtual gallery. Droitwich Arts Network (DAN) is helping to keep the local arts scene alive with their first virtual exhibition. After a ‘private view’ for their members over Zoom, the exhibition […]

Arts news roundup 16th July 2020

DanceXchange – Free Dance Workshop Offer to Secondary Schools DanceXchange offers a variety of talent development schemes to enable young people to achieve their potential, regardless of their personal circumstances. This includes the DfE funded Centre for Advanced Training (CAT) […]