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That’s where I come in exhibition

Artwork by Philippa Marshall

Private View and open workshop: 16 August 4:30 – 8:30pm Dates: 16 August – 8 September 2017 Opening Times: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 8:30pm Location: Free Space Project, Kentish Town Health Centre 2 Bartholomew Road, NW5 2BX ActionSpace and Free Space project present That’s where I come in exhibition, a response by ActionSpace artists […]

BCAT, Canterbury Christ Church University and RSPH conference

BCAT, Canterbury Christ Church University and RSPH conference Creative Arts Therapies and Arts In Health: current training provisions and future challenges Thursday 7 September Novotel, Broad Street, Birmingham Centre, B1 2HT After a number of conferences on the subject of the differences and similarities between the practices of arts in health and arts therapies, it […]

Rock House Festival

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Carousel presents: The Rock House Festival Saturday 29 July 2017, Green Door Store, Brighton Form a disorderly queue – Carousel’s monthly Rock House gigs for learning disabled and non-learning disabled bands morphs into a day-long festival. Eight years ago, Constant Flux promoter Richard Phoenix and musician Tom Cook started a band night with a difference. […]

Spare Tyre awarded over £70,000 by the Heritage Lottery Fund to celebrate 40 years of participatory

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Spare Tyre awarded over £70,000 by the Heritage Lottery Fund to celebrate 40 years of participatory arts Theatre company Spare Tyre has been awarded just over £70,000 from National Lottery players to deliver their new project, ST40. Artistic Director Arti Prashar announced this major funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund at Spare Tyre’s 40th Birthday […]

Kessoku ReMix by Hubbub Theatre Company

Chris Webb

Following the highly successful tour of ‘Kessoku – Tales of Togetherness’ in 2016, Hubbub Theatre Company are back with a dynamic remix of this sellout show. A girl born in a peach, a kettle that turns into a raccoon? Come and meet these extraordinary characters from Japanese stories, beautifully told through movement, music and puppetry. […]

ActionSpace Networking event at Watch This Space

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An opportunity to share models of best practice, with the aim of encouraging greater access to arts & cultural events for Wandsworth residents with learning disabilities. This event will take place on site at Watch This Space, part of Wandsworth Arts Fringe. It will include a participatory workshop led by ActionSpace artist Pardip Kapil, followed […]

Amici in Rep

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“This is real theatre, it changes the way you see the world” The Observer The Lyric’s resident dance theatre company, Amici, integrate able-bodied and disabled artists and performers to challenge conventional attitudes to disability and the arts. With over 50 performers on stage their shows are truly amazing events, inspiring the audience to look at […]

ActionSpaceArtists Thompson Hall and Ian Wornast receive an Unlimited Emerging Artists Commission.

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We are delighted to announce that ActionSpace Artists Thompson Hall and Ian Wornast have been awarded an Unlimited Emerging Artists Commission for a new exhibition entitled My Life in London. My Life in London will chronicle the experiences of learning disabled people as they journey through life in the 21st Century. It will explore the […]