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    Developing your idea for Arts Council Project Grant with Artist Aisha Zia

    Gladstone Connect 157 Cromwell Road, Peterborough

    Funding advice for Creatives and Curious Minds – hosted by Metal Are you an artist or creative? Got a great idea for a project but not quite ready to write a funding application? This workshop is for you! Join artist Aisha Zia to find out about how to develop your idea and get it funding ready. From […]

    Free

    Film Screening: On Local Communities for a Better Future 

    Metal Liverpool Platform 1, Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    On Friday 12 April at 6pm, we'll be screening a series of short documentary films by Edge Hill University students that champion stories of grassroots resilience and chronicles one of the four climate assemblies run by Love Wavertree, Edge Hill University and the University of Liverpool in 2022.  In the GATHERING phase of our PICTON […]

    Free

    Southend: Open Advice Sessions for Artists

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom

    Metal Open Advice Sessions for creatives of all levels and art forms. On Wednesday 17 April we’re offering free 1:1 sessions for artists who live and/or work within our local area. These sessions will be led by you and what you would like to discuss, which might include: - Discussing your creative practice - Talking […]

    Free

    Hosted at Metal Liverpool: Minimum Wage Immanence Unit

    Metal Liverpool Platform 1, Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    Presented by Whi Music & AMQH and hosted at Metal Liverpool, "three of Manchester's finest" improvising musicians come together to perform as 'Minimum Wage Immanence Unit': David Birchall on guitar and banjo, Adam Fairhall on harmonium, and Michael Perrett on bass clarinet. The support act on the night will be the duo of Nick Branton […]

    £5 – £7

    Hosted at Metal Southend: Labour of Love Project

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom

    Hosted at Metal Southend, Elevator Arts are delighted to welcome you to the exhibition of work created during the Labour of Love project. Come along for a celebration of creativity. Elevator Arts' Labour of Love Community Quilt showcases the handiwork and experiences of mothers throughout Southend. Made in partnership with Labyrinth House, textile artist Laura […]

    Free

    Developing your idea for arts council project grants, for community and voluntary groups with GemArts 

    South Grove Community Cntre Grove Street, Peterborough, United Kingdom

    Funding advice for Creatives and Curious Minds – hosted by Metal If you run a voluntary or community group and you’re wondering whether Arts Council Funding could support your activity, this workshop is for you. Join us and art organisation GemArts for an ideas development workshop. We’ll talk through the best ways to frame your […]

    Free

    Hosted at Metal Peterborough: Three Acres And A Cow

    Metal Peterborough Chauffeur's Cottage, St Peter's Road, Peterborough

    Returning to Metal after 10 years after their residency with us, Three Acres And A Cow will be performing in our space on Wednesday 1 May from 7pm. Three Acres And A Cow is a history of land rights and protest in folk song and story. The show connects the Norman Conquest and Peasants’ Revolt […]

    £14

    ZINE STATION

    Metal Liverpool Platform 1, Edge Hill Station, Tunnel Road, Liverpool, United Kingdom

    All aboard! Next stop, ZINE STATION. On Saturday 4 May, Metal Liverpool, LCPS and Prints N Tha are hosting an alternative Zine and Print Fair. Celebrating DIY publishing, zine, print and comic culture in Liverpoool and Merseyside. Hop on for a selection of Liverpool’s finest Zine & Print stalls, meet the artists and check out […]

    Free

    Finance Management, budgets and the logistics with Laura Hensser

    Gladstone Connect 157 Cromwell Road, Peterborough

    Funding advice for Creatives and Curious Minds – hosted by Metal Are you an artist or creative? Budget woes? Look no further! This workshop will talk you through everything you need to know about preparing your budgets and finances when you’re applying for Arts Council Project Grant funding. Join Laura Hensser as they explain how […]

    Free

    Essex Writers House: Writers Hot Desks

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom

    Book a free desk in our Attic Studio and take some time to focus on your work. Whether you’re on the east or west side of the building, you are guaranteed a changing view across the Estuary, along with some space to think. There are three desks available per day. If you miss out on […]

    Free

    Essex Writers House: Open Advice Sessions

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom

    Open Advice Sessions on Thursday 6, 13, 20 and 27 June. 11am-12noon, 12.30pm-1.30pm, 2.30pm-3.30pm and 4pm-5pm. These free sessions are available for Essex writers of all genres and experience levels. Book an hour-long slot, with a panel of the Metal team and our associate writers, to discuss your writing practice, talk through ideas, find signposting […]

    Free

    Hosted at Metal Southend: Small Talk – Debating Skills

    Metal Southend Chalkwell Hall, Chalkwell Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, United Kingdom

    Hosted at Metal Southend, join Che Kadwill & Cath Greene from Future Voices for a debating workshop for young people aged 8-10 this summer holiday. The day will be filled with fun activities and challenges to inspire the young people to think about their communication, learn introductory skills to debating, public speaking and to gain […]

    £40