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Below is a selection of our current news items - see more on the following five pages. Send in your arts-related news items to: news@artsderbyshire.org.uk Also see: Arts, Health and Wellbeing news

 
  • Artwork created by stroke survivors will be the focus of a new travelling art exhibition, which will be displayed at Leabrooks Gallery, Somercotes, Alfreton from Saturday 18 July – Friday 31 July.      
    Added: 19 June 2015
  • Musical theatre workshops for children, Mon 27 Jul – Sat 1 Aug in the Guildhall Theatre, Derby.
    Added: 19 June 2015
  • Solo exhibition by Belper artist and Banks Mill Affiliate Member Ruth Gray is on show at Banks Mill Studios, Bridge Street, Derby from 1-26 June.
    Added: 15 June 2015
  • Sinfonia Viva has been successful in gaining £179,585 from Arts Council England for a one-of-a-kind touring venue that can tour into places and spaces to deliver concerts, education and community projects to those who would not normally get chance to see such work in their own community.
    Added: 15 June 2015
  • The Fringe 2015 programme was launched at Buxton's Green Man Gallery on Friday June 5 with performers and friends enjoying an informal party featuring comic sketches from Fringe committee members.
    Added: 9 June 2015
  • Derbyshire-Based Adverse Camber Productions announces outstanding UK-Finnish Tour including first date at Derby Folk Festival.
    Added: 9 June 2015
  • DOWN THE LINE seeks young performers
    Opportunities to take part in a community play for young actors.

    Meeting weekly from Weds 10th June 6.30 - 8.30pm Netherthorpe School drama studio, Staveley.
    Added: 3 June 2015
  • Crowdfunding for a Derbyshire horror film
    In Limbo is a Derbyshire produced Independent Horror Film.The film is written and produced by Stuart Wheeldon, who is based in Wirksworth, Derbyshire.
    Added: 3 June 2015
  • Baslow Choir are performing their annual Summer Concert in St Anne’s Church Baslow on Saturday 4th July at 7.30 pm.
    Added: 3 June 2015
  • Following on from the success of the Grinlow Art & Storytelling trail last year, founder of the event, Ruby Moon, is aspiring to an event that is even more brimming at the rim with art and storytelling to see, do and partake in. For 2015 the collaboration of artists hope to keep the high standard raised last year that led to them winning ‘best visual arts award’ in the 2014 Buxton festival fringe.
    Added: 11 May 2015
  • Originally part of Derbyshire's Cultural Olympiad, All Dance 2015 will take place in the Autumn Term this year.
    Added: 8 April 2015
  •  ‘Discover Derbyshire & Peak District’ is a location-aware app packed full of fascinating places of  interest and walking trails to find and explore. Use this FREE app to compare now and then.

    Added: 30 March 2015
  • The nationally renowned Buxton Festival featuring opera, music and books will take place from 10 to 26 July. This year’s music series features 36 concerts from award-winning and internationally renowned singers and musicians performing in Buxton Opera House, the Pavilion Arts Centre, St John’s Church and the Pavilion Café.
    Added: 30 March 2015
  • Organisers of Derby Festé 2015 are offering Derbyshire based artists the exciting opportunity to perform during the festival weekend in September.
    Added: 24 March 2015

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