Upcoming events

Dr Edward Wilson: From St. George’s to Antarctica – 23 November 2017

Live Arts at St George’s Hospital, along with the Archives of St George’s University of London, is hosting an evening of talks to accompany an exhibition of photographs, documents and illustrations relating to St George’s alumnus, Edward Adrian Wilson who trained at St George’s Hospital and acco

Overcoming Adversity: A Poetry Therapy Workshop – 24 November 2017

Friday 24 November 2017, 11.30am-4.30pm. A workshop to develop means of overcoming adversity using poetry, conversation and self-reflective writing activities. No prior knowledge of poetry or expressive writing is required.

Arts and Health South West annual conference – 24 November 2017

The conference will feature practical insights into Social Prescribing and arts and health work across the South West, as well as a showcase of regional work from across the South West.

Advancing Dementia Care through the Arts and Sciences – 24 November 2017

The Royal Society for Public Health is hosting a conference about how the arts and sciences, working together, can help to understand dementia.

Perpetual Movement – 24 November 2017

Rambert is hosting a symposium to mark the end of its three year project offering dance sessions for people living with Parkinson’s disease or dementia. Tickets cost £60-80 and the event will include a keynote speech by Dr Daisy Fancourt.

"Under Glass": Salford, Brighton, London, Cardiff – 18 October-25 November 2017

This new Clod Ensemble series of conversations, lectures and workshops will explore specimens and the clinical gaze, and features artists, healthcare experts and thinkers.

Medicine Unboxed 2017 – 25 & 26 November 2017

This year’s Medicine Unboxed which brings together academics writers and clinicians is themed around the notion of Maps.

Arts4Dementia Ceramics Programme at The Garden Museum, Lambeth – 9 October 2017 - 27 November 2017

Arts4Dementia Ceramics Programme at The Garden Museum, Lambeth – 9 October 2017 - 27 November 2017 A programme of eight workshops for people affected by early stage dementia and companions, October/November 2017

Call for proposals: National Arts in Health Conference and Showcase – deadline 30 November 2017

Aesop is partnering with the College of Medicine and Guildhall School of Music and Drama to present their second National Arts in Health Conference and Showcas

Bridging the gap between mainstream society and those faced with illness, death and dying – 30 November 2017

A Creative Arts in Palliative Care event in Berkhamsted, for art therapists, artists, therapists/counsellors and academics working with those faced with and experiencing grief, loss, isolation, illness, death and dying. Fee: £40. 10am–1.30pm

Taking Note: Poetry in Moments – 1 December 2017

This special evening will see four poets including Jo Shapcott share poems devised with and for the community of Cambridge University Hospitals.

Theatre-making and Mental Health – 2 December 2017

This one day workshop will offer the opportunity to explore an integrated approach to theatre-making and mental health.

Working with CCGs – 4 December 2017

Age Action Alliance and Flourishing Lives are running a free workshop providing practical support for organisations who want to enhance their understanding of Clinical Commissioning Groups and develop closer working relationships with CCGs.

Webinar: Where are all the disabled music leaders? – 6 December 2017

This Drake Music webinar will discuss how to change the under-representation of disabled musicians in the music education workforce; featuring DM's Training Manager Douglas Noble, Charly Richardson, Music Service Lead Officer at Essex Music Services, and Kris Halpin, a DM Associate and professio