Arts


Young people urged to share views on county’s arts and culture scene

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Young people from across the county are being urged to share their views on the arts and culture scene in Cumbria.  The findings will be presented to the Cumbria Arts and Culture Network on April 23 at a meeting aimed at looking into what it is like to build a career as a young person in the sector.   The… Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Beginners Introduction to Resin & Resin Art

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Course Cost £110: per person. Course Duration 3-4 hrs. Venue: Our Cheshire Studio. For groups of 4 or more we can visit you. During the course you will create two pieces of Resin Art on a 40cm x 30cm project board using two types of pour. Learn how to mix… Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Theatre by the Lake announces first major 2021 production

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Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake has announced its first major production for 2021. Home I’m Darling by Laura Wade will be staged in the autumn in a co-production with Stephen Joseph Theatre and Bolton Octagon. It is a second outing for the comedy which packed houses at the National Theatre/Theatr… Arts – Cumbria Crack …



Norman Nicholson walking app launches for Millom

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A new walking app inspired by the work of Millom poet Norman Nicholson has been launched. The Norman Nicholson digital trail will take in routes that the poet himself would regularly walk. Two trails are available – with three more in the pipeline – are not just about Nicholson, and… Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Cumbrian art group announces spring programme

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A Cumbrian art group has announced a new online programme for spring featuring expert workshops and international speakers. Art Gene’s programme will focus on food, futures and biodiversity and how artists respond creatively to our environment. The exhibitions will go live online from April 5. Art Gene’s long term project… Arts – Cumbria Crack …


Help celebrate 1,900 years of Hadrian’s Wall

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Plans are in place to mark a major anniversary for one of Cumbria’s most significant historical monuments, as details emerge on the possibility of a further archaeological dig at an exciting Roman find in Carlisle. Next year will be the 1,900th anniversary of the start of construction on Hadrian’s Wall,… Arts – Cumbria Crack …



New trustees join Kirkgate Arts

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Four new trustees have been appointed at a popular Cockermouth charity as it prepares to reopen to the public later this year. The four responded to a recruitment drive by Kirkgate Arts and Heritage last autumn. The charity runs the Kirkgate community venue which is home to a diverse range… Arts – Cumbria Crack …