Events archive

“Imagine Luton” festival – 24 and 25 June 2017

A new, free celebratory outdoor arts festival for Luton town centre with theatre, dance and circus performances bringing the streets to life.

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Launch of "Applied Theatre: Performing Health and Wellbeing", London – 27 June 2017

The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama invites you to the launch of Applied Theatre: Performing Health and Wellbeing (Methuen, 2017).

A Festival of Arts and Health – 12-18 June 2017

Creativity and Wellbeing Week is well and truly underway! There are over 200 events taking place in London and beyond with plenty of tours and talks, exhibitions and events still to enjoy. Visit for the full programme. Over half of the week’s events are still to come, and most are free to attend.

Make Music Day, international event – 21 June 2017

Make Music Day is a free celebration of music around the world. Launched in 1982 in France as "Fête de la Musique", it is now held on the same day in more than 750 cities in 120 countries. Make Music is open to anyone who wants to take part.

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Noctunes Wonder musical walk, Camberwell – 13 June 2017

Composer Isa Suarez and Cooltan Arts will be launching a suite of downloadable musical movements about how music affects our mind, heartbeat and wellbeing, on a summer evening’s musical walk during Camberwell Arts Festival.

Grandma's House family architecture workshop – 17 June 2017

Part of the London Festival of Architecture, this event hosted by Penoyre and Prasad at Rich Mix will explore the perfect future living space through drawing, model making, and a multisensory workshop (touch, sound, sight, smell and storytelling).

11:00-12:30, 17 June 2017

See attached flyer for more details

Rewriting Justice, Clean Break studios, London – 22 June 2017

Rewriting Justice, 22 June 2017, 10am – 4.30pm at Clean Break studios, north London.

A one-day training course for theatre artists, early-career playwrights and criminal justice professionals with an interest in the specialised field of theatre, women and criminal justice.

Through drama and theatre writing exercises, group work and discussion, participants will:

Contemporary Painting: In Good Health, at Paintings in Hospitals – 13-17 June 2017

A new exhibition for Creativity and Wellbeing Week, at Paintings in Hospitals' Menier Gallery headquarters, bringing together artworks from PiH's unique collection with those by members of artist-led organisation Contemporary British Painting.

Free workshop with Age Action Alliance and Flourishing Lives – 26 June 2017

This is the latest in a series of talks exploring ideas and sharing knowledge across the sector. This workshop is for organisations who want to enhance their understanding of intergenerational practice and develop projects and opportunities for closer connections between people across the life course.

Jackson's Lane, 269A Archway Road, Highgate, London N6 5AA

Early-stage dementia awareness training – 29 June 2017

This early-stage dementia awareness session from Arts 4 Dementia is suitable for all artists and facilitators looking to deliver events for people with dementia and their carers.

Culture, Health and Wellbeing international conference – deadline to register 31 May 2017

The Culture, Health and Wellbeing international conference, in Bristol on the 19, 20 and 21 June, promises to be a wonderful opportunity to share knowledge and experience, learn about the latest developments in practice and research and make new connections and friendships.

Arts and culture organisations push parties ahead of General Election

A number of arts and culture organisations – including the Museums Association, One Dance UK, the Creative Industries Federation, and the Cultural Learning Alliance – have issued manifestos ahead of the general election.

How important are the arts to healthy ageing? – 15 June 2017

If you work with older people or are interested in how the arts can maintain good health in later life, come along to our partnership event with RADA on Thursday 15 June at which we’ll be hosting an informative panel discussion on arts and ageing.

Our popular LAHF networking event in partnership with Paintings in Hospitals is back! – 14 June 2017

After a second sold-out Connect event last year, we’re pleased to announce that we will be holding another networking opportunity in partnership with Paintings in Hospitals.

"Meet me in Dreamland", Cockpit Arts Open Studios, London – 9-11 June 2017

Meet me in Dreamland aims to create an immersive exhibition where visitors can explore alternative realities, discover innovative ways of seeing the world and question where the line between dreams and reality lies.

Dates: 9-11 June 2017

Private View: Friday 9 June, 17:00-21:00

Opening Times: Saturday – Sunday 11:00-18:00