Inspiring arts in older age

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07-07-2016 London

Always Remembering to Dance By Fergus Early

Fergus Early OBE of Green Candle Dance Company has written a fascinating Blog for Age of Creativity on his innovative dance project with older people, Remembering to Dance. His conclusions are clear....

06-06-2016 South East

DANCE WELL WEBINAR

DANCE WELL webinar took place on 25th May 2016. Fergus Early OBE* from Green Candle Dance Company was interviewed by Paul Cann, Chief Executive of Age UK Oxfordshire about the joys and challenges of...

11-05-2016 South East

Coming of Age with The Moving Memory Dance Theatre Company

  The Moving Memory Dance Theatre Company “This is not about age - it is about being human” “Thrilling” “Delightful and strangely moving” “Inspirational” Coming of Age: an exhi...

17-03-2016

Playwriting with a difference!

In partnership with AgeUK Oxfordshire, Living the Drama is starting a new ten week course in playwriting for anyone between the ages of 50 and 90+. Some of the plays will then be performed later in t...

08-03-2016 South West

8 FREE sessions for those living with dementia and their carers to try some...

Discover your creativity! Take some quality time together and create a special moment in time. Discover the joys of making your own unique marks through a series of 8 one hour workshops led by Cre...

19-01-2016

Creative engagement with elders through storytelling - a USA perspective

Laura Menzies is a self-employed artist who lives in Falmouth, Cornwall. She recently completed a six week Travel Fellowship to North America, where she learnt more about the value of creative engagem...

19-09-2016 London

Arts 4 Dementia ballet at bbodance

A series of four free and inspirational workshops of movement and ballet with experienced facilitator Danielle Teale for people living with early stage dementia and their loved ones. The workshop r...

19-09-2016 London

Arts 4 Dementia Printmaking at the William Morris Gallery

An eight week programme of printmaking workshops at the beautiful William Morris Gallery to energise and inspire people with early stage dementia and their companions, friends or family. Artist An...

15-09-2016 South East

ALIVE INSIDE - The Power of Music for Older People

This video is not new but its message shouts loud and clear. You can participate in a Q&A after a showing with Music & Memory's European Director, Manon Bruinsma, who is a Music Therapist. The film s...

08-09-2016 East Midlands

Armchair Gallery

Care home residents have been taking part in the Armchair Gallery project as part of the Imagine arts and older people's programme,increasing their access to digital arts. The Armchair Gallery pres...

06-09-2016 South East

Getting On Update - we are coming to Oxfordshire soon!

Really positive meeting with the OSJCT Oxfordshire Home Managers last week. They made me very welcome and it was great to have such an enthusiastic reception to the Getting On project for the Oxfords...

06-09-2016 South East

Getting On Update - we are coming to Oxfordshire soon!

Really positive meeting with the OSJCT Oxfordshire Home Managers last week. They made me very welcome and it was great to have such an enthusiastic reception to the Getting On project for the Oxfords...

06-09-2016 South East

Getting On is coming to Oxfordshire

Really positive meeting with the OSJCT Oxfordshire Home Managers last week. They made me very welcome and it was great to have such an enthusiastic reception to the Getting On project for the Oxfords...

16-08-2016 London

Rambert Dance for Dementia

Experience a sense of well-being by joining a class to express yourself through movement by Britain’s National Contemporary Dance Company. The workshops are designed to re-energise people in the ear...

01-08-2016

WORDS AND MUSIC: AN INTERGENERATIONAL PROJECT

Oxford Concert Party have recently completed an intergenerational cross-arts project which brought together members of Three Parishes Seniors’ Lunch Club and children of a Year 5 class from Dr South...

29-07-2016 South West

Bath Folk Festival comes to St John's Hospital!

An opportunity to share in the celebration of all types of traditional music taking place at a variety of venues across Bath. St John’s Hospital will be hosting six of these fabulous events at ou...

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