Upcoming events

"Tightrope" and "35 Amici Drive", London – 23-27 May 2017

Amici is an abled and disabled dance group based at the Lyric Hammersmith. It will be bringing back its 30th and 35th anniversary shows for one week for Amici in Rep. Read more  

Singing for Better Breathing launch, London – 6 June 2017

1300-1500, 6 June 2017 Launch of the final report and documentary film of the Singing for Better Breathing project. Royal Festival Hall, Level Five function room RSVP to Di White, adminstrator, Sidney De Haan Research Centre:

Storytelling for Health - 16 and 17 June 2017

Booking is now open for the Storytelling for Health conference, which takes place in Swansea on Friday 16th and Saturday 17th June 2017

Read Write Express monthly workshops, London – 19 April, 17 May, 14 June 2017

Read Write Express is offering a series of monthly Writing for Wellbeing evening workshops around the theme of resilience.  The workshops will provide a supportive space where, through reading, discussion, writing, sharing and listening, participants will experience ways to deal with stress and

Sixth Neurosciences and Music Conference, Boston (USA) – 15-18 June, 2017

The Mariani Foundation, in partnership with Harvard Medical School and the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, is continuing a series of annual ‘Neuromusic’ conferences. The central theme of this sixth conference is Music, Sound and Health.

Reforming Adult Social Care: Is it just about the money?, King's Fund – 22 June 2017

This one-day event is for those responsible for adult social care, including commissioners and providers of services. It will focus on a key challenge facing the social care system: how to achieve more with fewer resources.

Creative Dementia Arts Network conference, Sheffield – 27 June 2017

The sixth Creative Dementia Arts Network conference will deliver a varied programme that blends research with practice, lectures with workshops, and space and time for networking.

Rising Tide: Navigating the future of cultural learning, Chatham – 29 June 2017

The Royal Opera House Bridge annual conference will explore the role of cultural learning in supporting children and young people affected now and in the future by seismic social, economic and political transformations.

Culture Health and Wellbeing

The second international conference on culture, health and wellbeing will take place in Bristol next June.

Women in recovery drama group and social activities, Fulham – from 24 April 2017

Outside Edge Theatre Company and FIRM (Fun In Recovery Management) are running regular drop-in workshops for women recovering from addiction. The groups will meet weekly on Mondays from 4-8pm in Fulham.

BLACK Artists Directory and networking events – 1 and 28 April 2017

The Women’s Community Forum is collating a directory of UK’s black, asian, ethnic minority, and refugee artists for inclusion in the re-designed Women’s Community Forum website, to strengthen and raise the profile of the community of black artists.

National Alliance for Musicians in Healthcare conference – 10 July 2017

The first national conference for the National Alliance of Musicians in Healthcare will be held at Royal Brompton Hospital, Sydney Street, London SW3 on Monday 10 July 2017, 11:00-18:00, supported by Arts Council England.

Creative Industries Federation international conference – 12 July 2017

Speakers at the first CIF conference will include senior politicians, creative leaders, scientists and economists:

A cabinet of rarities: the curious collections of Sir Thomas Browne - from 30 January 2017 to 27 July 2017

A new exhibition and season of events at the Royal College of Physicians will mark the life of one of Britain's most important, but least known, intellectual figures.

Core Artists explore the British Museum – exhibition until 31 March 2017

A group of ceramicists from Core Arts has been exploring the British Museum collection for a year, through visits to the Ceramics departments, study room, various temporary and permanent exhibitions and special curator talks.