Inspiring arts in older age

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24-11-2016

DANCE FOR PARKINSON’S – A CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE FREEDOM

Featured as part of the Big Give Challenge 2016 in support of English National Ballet’s Dance for Parkinson’s programme (giving people living with Parkinson’s the opportunity to take part in upl...

24-11-2016

DANCE FOR PARKINSON’S – A CHANCE TO EXPERIENCE FREEDOM

Featured as part of the Big Give Challenge 2016 in support of English National Ballet’s Dance for Parkinson’s programme (giving people living with Parkinson’s the opportunity to take part in upl...

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...

09-12-2016 East of England

"Our Day Out" Dance Workshops in Watton

Join “Our Day Out” for the chance to take part in fantastic music and dance workshops! The 3 year programme offers older people the opportunity to make new friends, enjoy a cuppa and try some...

09-12-2016 East of England

“Our Day Out” Dance Workshops in North Walsham

Join “Our Day Out” for the chance to take part in fantastic music and dance workshops! The 3 year programme offers older people the opportunity to make new friends, enjoy a cuppa and try some...

09-12-2016 East of England

“Our Day Out” Dance Workshops in Attleborough

Join “Our Day Out” for the chance to take part in fantastic music and dance workshops! The 3 year programme offers older people the opportunity to make new friends, enjoy a cuppa and try some...

09-12-2016 East of England

“Our Day Out” Dance Workshops in Dereham

Join “Our Day Out” for the chance to take part in fantastic music and dance workshops! The 3 year programme offers older people the opportunity to make new friends, enjoy a cuppa and try some...

08-11-2016 East Midlands

Armchair Gallery

The Armchair Gallery enables digital access for older people whose circumstances do not allow for physical visits to world class cultural collections. This strand of work aims to inspire the viewing, ...

26-10-2016 South East

Museums, Oral History, Reminiscence and Wellbeing : Establishing Collaborat...

The impacts of Museum of Oxford's Memory Lane and Movers and Shakers groups on the participants were explored through collaboration with the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford...

12-10-2016

Inspirational Blog About the Power of Visual Arts in the Care Home Environm...

JAMES CROPPER, is the Founder and Director of CREATIVE MINDS, a social enterprise and community of artists spread across the UK. There are currently 20 Creative Minds Artists delivering regular Art ...

12-10-2016

Inspirational Blog About the Power of Visual Arts in the Care Home Environm...

JAMES CROPPER, is the Founder and Director of CREATIVE MINDS, a social enterprise and community of artists spread across the UK. There are currently 20 Creative Minds Artists delivering regular Art ...

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