Inspiring arts in older age

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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...

12-05-2016 South East

Where Now?

Living Words has been led by Susanna Howard since 2007. We run residencies in care and nursing homes; and create performances and publications for the wider public. @LivingWordsUK www.livingwords.org...

12-05-2016 South East

Moving Music

Concerts for people living with dementia and their carers. The next concert will be in partnership with Turtle Key Arts, entitled 'Music, as you like it', sharing the songs inspired by Shakespeare's ...

11-05-2016

BED

BED is a nomadic street event performed by older members of Entelechy. The work has been commissioned by Without Walls, Brighton Festival and Winchester Hat Fair. The performance has been co-created ...

09-05-2016 East of England

Unscene Suffolk - A Zimmer of Hope

Unscene Suffolk is a theatre company of adults with visual impairment based in Ipswich, supported by the New Wolsey Theatre and Sensing Change (our local sensory impairment service). Our members range...

06-05-2016 South West

OSJCT Activity Coordinators in Wiltshire

Getting On, Robert Race's magical automaton designed to enrich the lives of older people in care has now arrived at the Wiltshire leg of its tour - first stop Athelstan House in Malmesbury. In adva...

05-05-2016 London

Dance and Improvisation class for people over 50 years old

The aim of the class is to provide dance training and creative experiences for older people, through improvisation and to improve mental and emotional well being through enjoyment, challenge, freedom,...

19-04-2016

Getting On at the Creative Dementia Arts Network Conference, St Hughes. Ap...

Getting On - the automaton, created by Robert Race is firmly ensconced in its fifth care home in Gloucestershire. It had a mini break at the Creative Dementia Arts NetworkConference at St Hughes last ...

19-04-2016

Getting On at the Creative Dementia Arts Network Conference, St Hughes. Ap...

Getting On - the automaton, created by Robert Race is firmly ensconced in its fifth care home in Gloucestershire. It had a mini break at the Creative Dementia Arts NetworkConference at St Hughes last ...

31-03-2016 London

A4D Opera aboard the Angel Community Canal Boat

A series of four opera trips sailing down the Regent's Canal. Opera singers including noted mezzo soprano Vivien Conacher will re-energise and inspire families with early-stage dementia, singing opera...

31-03-2016 London

A4D Music at St. Mary the Boltons

8 Workshops of inspirational music, singing, and dancing with Jessie (clarinet) and Charis (piano) of The Jacquin Trio at St. Mary the Boltons. Listen to music and respond with movement, by conduct...

31-03-2016 North East

The Artist In Us

Our HenPower project cultivates creativity in care settings at a time in life when most people are slowing down, and not stepping into wellies or making masterpieces. Artist-led sessions and hen-ke...

31-03-2016 North East

The Artist In Us

Our HenPower project cultivates creativity in care settings at a time in life when most people are slowing down, and not stepping into wellies or making masterpieces. Artist-led sessions and hen-ke...

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