Arts Award and the New Vic

The New Vic Theatre is delighted to offer the Arts Award to young people in the Staffordshire area. The theatre considers Arts Award to be an incredibly valuable qualification, allowing young people to get a wealth of experience from different theatre departments including design, prop making, sound, lighting, producing, and musical and assistant directing. In…

Arts Award – Encore Enterprises CIC: Herefordshire Music Service

In 2019 Arts Connect supported Encore Enterprises CIC: Herefordshire Music Service to embed Arts Award accreditation within their after school music programmes working with children from four Herefordshire primary schools. Encore CIC highlighted the barriers facing children and young people living in Herefordshire’s rural communities, experiencing socio-economic deprivation, where participating in music and the arts…

Arts Award and a Summer Arts College with Gro-Organic CIC

Social enterprise Gro-Organic CIC delivered a Summer Arts College programme in 2018 funded by Unitas. The Summer Arts College provided a three-week programme during the summer holidays for young people, aged between 14 and 19, who are deemed at high risk of reoffending. Six Young people enrolled on and completed the Summer Arts College programme.…