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Contemporary Art responses to historic South Asian collections - A Meadow Arts Project
Kedleston Hall 22 June – 31 October 2013
An award-winning artist from Derbyshire has been commissioned by Lancashire County Cricket Club as their official artist capturing this year’s Investec Ashes Series.
Buxton Festival has established a Young Artists Programme involving eight talented young singers, who, having completed their musical training are taking their first steps in the world of professional opera.
The eight young artists will act as understudies for roles in the Festival operas and, in addition, will take part in a number of performances during the Festival’s run, from 5 to 21 July.
Lovers of reading and writing will be spoilt for choice when Derbyshire's libraries push the boat out for an annual celebration of the written word.
We have lined up a string of events for the week before National Reading Group Day on Saturday 29 June.
With a nod to the way we carve up our personal space in homes, allotments, office desks, ‘Allotted’ presents individual spaces in the gallery of artist’s worked from a broad range of media.
15 June to 27 July 2013
Design Factory and The National Centre for Craft & Design are delighted to present a comprehensive and ongoing programme of training and development opportunities for both Design Factory members and the wider creative community.
New Mills Arts are now accepting submissions, proposals and ideas for ‘art-in-windows’, ‘pop-up galleries’, ‘buildings of historical/architectural interest’ and ‘art-on-the-street’ for New Mills Arts Trail 2013.
Initial deadline: 30th June
Engineering world leader Rolls-Royce has re-confirmed its commitment to East Midlands’ orchestra Sinfonia Viva–renewing its support for the Orchestra’s innovative education and public concert work.
The Silver Tones is Derby’s newest choir
Where? The VoiceBox, Forman Street, Derby, DE1 1JQ (near Abbey Street Car Park)
When? Tuesdays, 2-4pm from 16th April
The programme for this year’s Buxton Festival has been announced, with a great line-up of opera, music, literature, family and free events as well as some unexpected surprises.
The 17 day Festival takes place from the 5th to the 21st July.
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