Event Theatre

Beautiful Boy

Beautiful Boy is a story of John Lennon in his difficult teenage years.

Event Theatre

The Curiosity Club

Postal pranks + sun spots, moon shadows and human behaviour.

Event Festivals Music

Music@Malling

Music@Malling features outstanding musicians in historic venues in and around West Malling, Kent.

Event Exhibition

The Zine Library

THE ZINE LIBRARY 2016: CALLING ALL ZINE MAKERS!

Event Film

Julieta: Post Film Conversation

Join us for a film conversation following Almodovar's new film Julieta at the Gulbenkian Cinema!

Event Exhibition Festivals Theatre

Stuff Happens Here – with artist and fishmonger Sam Curtis

Event with artist and fishmonger Sam Curtis.

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Ventoux

How far will we go to succeed?

Event Film

Sausage Party (15)

This hilarious adult animation is voiced by a brilliant US comedy voice cast.

Event Dance Theatre

Disappearing Acts

The latest immersive performance from Flexer & Sandiland.

Event Music

West Track Studios Student Open Day

Get networking and start Canterbury life right - with live music!!

Event Dance Exhibition Festivals Film

DRAWN Tour

A tour of DRAWN performance art festival with curators Bean & Benjamin.

Event Dance Exhibition Festivals Film

DRAWN festival of durational performance art

D R A W N is a week long exhibition of durational performance art examining place & identity.

Event Exhibition

Visiting Artist Talk: Simon Ling

Artist Simon Ling will talk about his work - join in the conversation!

Event Film

We Are Many (12)

Amir Amirani’s incendiary documentary, followed by a post screening Q&A.

Event Theatre

Project New Earth

As part of the commemorations for WW1, Chinese Arts Space present Project New Earth.

Event Film

The Beatles: Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years

Director Ron Howard’s vivid documentary explores the touring years of the most successful band ever.

Event Music

Track Record

Showcasing the very best in local music talent from singer-songwriters to full bands aged 12-18.

Event Exhibition

Prose& Storytelling- places.

A storytelling slam in the heart of Canterbury at The Foundry Brew pub.

Event Theatre

Spine

Don't miss the intense and explosive new show that takes the establishment head on!

Event Music

Native People

Plus support from melancholic alt-pop four-piece Glass Peaks and indie-pop duo Holy Pinto.

Event Dance Theatre

LEVIATHAN

Multi-award winning choreographer James Wilton re-imagines Herman Melville’s Moby Dick.

Event Festivals Music Theatre

Beatbox workshops and open mic competition

A series of beatbox workshops culminating in an open mic competition, part of Looping the Loop Fest

Event Exhibition Festivals

DIY Discussion & Curational Tour: S.M.I.I.F 2016

A Panel made up of inspirational, ambitious Artists in the South East and tour of SMIIF2016

Event Music

Reflex

The original dons of 90s rave culture bring you a night of old school jungle and future dubplates.

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S.M.I.I.F 2016

S M I I F 2016 Sculpture, Moving Image, Installation, Folkestone Exhibition at The Brewery Tap

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Canterbury Festival Comedy Competition 2016

Brand new for 2016!

Event Music

Lunchtime Concert

Hear a wide range of music and styles from SMFA students studying band and ensemble.

Event Comedy Dance Festivals Music Theatre

Looping the Loop Festival

Adventures in performance, events take place across Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate

Event Dance Theatre

Murmur 2.0

Aakash Odedra Company presents a new, expanded production: Murmur 2.0.

Event Music

Music Masterclass with Joe Stilgoe

Join acclaimed Joe Stilgoe - jazz musician, singer, actor and comedian - for a masterclass in Medway

Event Music

Skinny Living + Nuuxs + Phoebe Warden

SB.TV brings to you Skinny Living! Coming to Ramsgate as part of their international headline tour

Event Theatre

To Helen Back

Spoken word artist Helen Seymour fuses poetry, comedy & lying for a powerful theatrical experience.

Event Exhibition Festivals

ADHD Fun & Information Day

ADHD Fun Day to celebrate ADHD Awareness month!

Event Music Theatre

Copacabana – The Musical

A musical production of Copacabana by young people aged 11-18 years old, full of amazing talent.

Event Film

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (PG)

A screening of the 2001 classic.

Event Film

Blair Witch (15)

The new sequel to 1999’s The Blair Witch Project is just as terrifying as the original.

Event Music

Bursary Competition

Final of the annual classical music competition for 12-18 year olds.

Event Exhibition

Visiting Artist Talk: Martin Clark

Art Curator Martin Clark will talk about his work - join in the conversation!

Event Dance Theatre

Fall Out

Three teenagers all searching for an answer to the same question - Who cares?

Event Dance Theatre

Depths of My Mind

A thrilling journey into the teenage brain.

Event Exhibition

Visiting Artist Talk: Erica Scourti

Performance/text/video artist Erica Scourti will talk about her work - join in the conversation!

Event Theatre

Cathy

Candid, poignant and intimate, Ali Tatlor presents Cathy.

Event Music

Syd Arthur & Friends

An evening with Syd Arthur celebrating the 'New Canterbury Sound'.

Event Comedy Dance Music Theatre

#ournight auditions

Open auditions for young performers aged 13-25yrs: Musicians, poets, dancers, performers etc.

Event Music

ART31KENT STAGE

A night of varied, local, musical talent, featuring everything from singer-songwriters to grime!

Event Festivals

ThinkNation ThinkTank

Do you feel disconnected when you aren't online? Discuss this and more at our workshop.

Event Comedy Dance Film Music

Aloud to Laugh

A Youth Cultural Event including performances of music, spoken word and comedy from all cultures.

Event Exhibition Music

School of Music and Fine Art Taster Day

Experience University Life for a Day! Creative Taster Sessions in Medway!

Event Music

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert from SMFA music students playing a range of styles.

Event Music

Sing Your Heart Out

Sing Your Heart Out is an uplifting, fun and friendly singing group in Thanet for all ages (free)

Event Dance Music

#OURNIGHT

Live performances, mocktails, photobooths & even a set from Radio 1's Gem Cairney!

Event Theatre

ThinkNation

Join young people, creatives and thought leaders when we tackle how tech is impacting everyday life.

Event Music

West African Drumming & Dance Workshop

FREE workshop with Rich Rhythms & Isa Badjie

Event Film

Die Hard (15)

2 student tickets for the price of 1 for the unconventional Christmas classic!

Event Music

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime concert from SMFA music students performing a range of styles

Event Music

New Old World – Single Launch Show

New Old World (plus support) play a show to launch their new single.

Event Festivals

Raspberry Jam Coding Event

Creative coding event with Raspberry Pi computers.

Event Exhibition Festivals

Make Clay Decoration Gifts

Join artist Nova Marshall & the Creative Champions who will show you how to create clay decorations

Event Festivals Music Theatre

Best Fest 2017 Ideas Group

Best Fest is returning for its 3rd year! Share your ideas & thoughts for the next community festival

Event Music

Lunchtime Concert

Lunchtime Concert from talented SMFA students

Event Music

Christmas Concert

Celebrate the festive season at the SMFA Xmas Concert!

Event Exhibition

Loading…Interim Degree Show from 3rd Year BA (Hons) Fine Art students in the School of Music and Fine Art

A show featuring work from 30 exciting artists in a beautiful historic Georgian house in Rochester.

Event Music

Popular Music Gig from students in the School of Music and Fine Art

Popular Music Gig from SMFA students - FREE entry!

Event Exhibition

#ARTTALK

Artists Sam Giles & Erin Hayhow are offering young people an alternative art therapy.

Event Exhibition Festivals Music

Ashford Undivided Creative Community Changemakers

Save the date & change your future! Workshops, discussions, community lunch, artists, performances.

Event Exhibition

Swale Youth Conference

Led by Young People for Professionals. Get a real insight into the issues affecting young people.

Event Film Theatre

RSC Live: The Tempest

A bold reimagining of Shakespeare’s magical play, using today's most advanced technology.

Event Exhibition Film

Stuff Happens Here Session #6 with artist filmmaker Andrew Kotting

FREE talk and film workshop with international artist filmmaker Andrew Kotting in Sheerness

Event Film

This Is Me Project Screening

We will be screening our project This Is Me and there will be a Q&A sessions afterwards.

Event Exhibition Film

FREE day trip to TATE Modern

FREE trip (in a minibus) to see art and activities in the new Tate Exchange space

Event Exhibition

Amongst the Chaos by Henry Cockburn

Upcoming exhibition from 7th January, by local artist Henry Cockburn at Conquest House Gallery.

Event Music

Strobes

Strobes distort the lines between jazz, rock & techno. Catch them LIVE at Britain's Best Small Venue

Event Festivals

Dover Student Makers Valentine Market

Fabulous street market for young makers aged 16-30, FREE stalls and street based business training.

Event Exhibition

Wood Burning Workshop

Learn the art of pyrography in this 3 hour workshop for beginners.

Event Exhibition

Meanwhile… An Interim Exhibition

Varied current artwork from both local and international artists.

Event Film Theatre

NT Live: Saint Joan (12A)

Gemma Arterton is Joan of Arc, broadcast live from the Donmar Warehouse.

Event Music

Drawstring / Heavy Heart (FR) / Deary Me @ UCA

BOO! and Burger Boys Promotions collaborate for an evening of excellent local and continental punk!

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NT Connections: Zero For The Young Dudes!

The inmates at a bizarre summer camp are plotting a revolution. Or has it already happened?

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GEEK

Three days of spectacle, challenges, talks, workshops and hundreds of games to play.

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NT Connections: Zero For The Young Dudes!

The inmates at a bizarre summer camp are plotting a revolution. Or has it already happened?

Event Dance Festivals Film Music

Festival of Spiritual Culture

Music, dance, meditation, film, vegetarian food and more...

Event Theatre

I Am Beast

An award-winning, visually stunning exploration of the power of grief and childish imagination.

Event Exhibition

Thursday Writers’ Group

A weekly gathering for writers, authors and poets to share their work and get feedback and critique.

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Thanet Sound Crowd

A new vocal and sound group with Filipe Gomes - fun, friendly and no experience necessary.

Event Dance Theatre

Jasmin Vardimon Company Open Masterclass

Aged 14-18 and enjoy Contemporary Dance? Don't miss this!

Event Exhibition

Visiting Artist Talk: Heather Phillipson

Poetry/multimedia/video artist Heather Phillipson talks about her work - join in the conversation!

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Event Music

Thanet Sound Crowd

A new vocal and sound group with Filipe Gomes - fun, friendly and no experience necessary.

Event Exhibition

COVER

COVER - a visual arts exhibition of interpretations of well-known album covers.

Event Music

SOUNDrising: The Sons of The Lotus Machine + The New Nervous Kind

Local alt rock band, The Sons of The Lotus Machine perform live at the debut SOUNDRising gig.

Event Dance Festivals Theatre

POW@the Brook Youth Arts Festival

A one day festival exclusively for young people - workshops, performances and more!

Event Exhibition

Poetry Critique Group

An opportunity to meet poets and gain feedback and critique on the written art of poetry.

Event Exhibition

Tuesday Writers’ Group

A weekly gathering for writers, authors and poets to share their work and get feedback and critique.

Event Festivals Theatre

Scratch Event: Women’s Voices

Victoria Barrow-Williams, Brigitte Aphrodite and Jess Jordan-Wrench present new writing.

Event Dance Festivals

b.supreme: opening performance

A performance featuring young dancers from Thanet schools.

Event Dance Festivals

b.supreme: Bonnie and Clyde

Watch the best female breakers and their male partners battle for supremacy!

Event Film Theatre

NT Live: Hedda Gabler (12A)

Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free...

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Event Music

Thanet Sound Crowd

A new vocal and sound group with Filipe Gomes - fun, friendly and no experience necessary.

Event Exhibition Festivals

Gemma Cairney & Friends

Gemma Cairney is joined by four brilliant women as part of Thanet POW!

Event Festivals

Meg Dyos: The S.P.I.R.I.T of rowing across the Pacific Ocean

Hear Meg Dyos talk about rowing across the Pacific Ocean and breaking two world records!

Event Theatre

Frankenstein

A brand new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Gothic horror masterpiece.

Event Theatre

How to bring a Puppet to Life

Join us to learn how to create a living, breathing puppet out of ordinary objects.

Event Festivals

Talking Consent

Journalist Rachel Bell will share strategies for recognising and preventing abuse.

Event Festivals Music

Pie Factory Music Young Female Performers Programme

A free mentor workshop with seasoned professional musicians, for young female performers

Event Dance Festivals

b.supreme: b.empowered

Another opportunity for local dancers and breakers to come together in 'The People's Battle'.

Event Festivals Theatre

A Play In A Day

A group of people meet at 9.30am and by 7pm will create and perform a brand new play!

Event Festivals

Young People’s Programme Finale Party

Join us for a colourful finale celebrating all things POW! Thanet.

Event Comedy

Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?

Is that Chris Ramsey? Yes it is. On his biggest UK tour yet. Get tickets while you can.

Event Festivals

Women & Words

A shared reading evening to celebrate International Women's Day.

Event Dance Theatre

Scattered

Spellbinding performance in an extraordinary world.

Event Exhibition

Visiting Artist Talk: Maria Fusco

Writer Maria Fusco will talk about her work - join in the conversation!

Event Film

Ignition Random Acts Roadshow

16-24? Love film? See short films, and get tips from young filmmakers & film industry professionals.

Event Theatre

Icon Theatre’s Play in a Week

Come and devise your very own play with theatre professionals!

Event Theatre

WHIST

Inspired by the work of Sigmund Freud, WHIST invites you on a journey into the unconscious mind.

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Paint The Town Festival presents: My Beautiful Black Dog

Gig meets theatre meets tidal wave of glitter: A musical about depression.

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Autism Arts Festival

The UK's first festival of arts by and for people on the autistic spectrum.

Event Dance Theatre

Out Of This World

Genre-defying action packed theatre from acclaimed writer and director Mark Murphy.

Event Dance

VERVE

Physically daring and thought-provoking dance

Event Exhibition

BEING A GIRL IS NOT A CRIME – Exhibition

A powerful exhibition showcasing photographs of the 'Being a Girl is Not a Crime' campaign.

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Event Comedy

Weekly LATE NIGHT Cagematch Improv deadly-comedy

Each week the improvisers will make mess of their opponent for your laughter and their annihilation.

Event Film

Drive-in Movie: Dirty Dancing (12A)

Get your friends together and enjoy a classic piece of cinematic history in a drive-in setting!

Event Dance

Adult Open Class

Join our contemporary class for all abilities to enjoy high energy and physical movement.

Event Comedy

Canterbury Comedy Night: Edinburgh Preview

Edinburgh stand-up previews featuring two professional comedians at the Jolly Sailor. Q&A afterwards

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Event Comedy

Weekly LATE NIGHT Cagematch Improv deadly-comedy

Each week the improvisers will make mess of their opponent for your laughter and their annihilation.

Event Music

Aurora Orchestra: Brahms From Memory

A thrilling performance of Brahms’ monumental First Symphony.

Event Comedy Exhibition Festivals Film Music Theatre

Normal? Festival of the Brain

Normal? Festival of the Brain is back and its programme is bigger than ever!

Event Exhibition

Street Art Competition

Design a mural to be transformed onto a wall in Sevenoaks Town by a professional Street Artist!

Event Dance Music

Hip Hop Dance and Dancehall Workshop

A double dance session, run by Cindy Claes as part of the Legacy project.

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Event Comedy

Weekly LATE NIGHT Cagematch Improv deadly-comedy

Each week the improvisers will make mess of their opponent for your laughter and their annihilation.

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Event Comedy

Weekly LATE NIGHT Cagematch Improv deadly-comedy

Each week the improvisers will make mess of their opponent for your laughter and their annihilation.

Event Exhibition

Japan: A Floating World in Print

A captivating display of over 60 ukiyo-e prints from the 18th to the 20th century.

Event Dance

Conversations About the Digital

Free interactive dance performance from Katie Dale-Everett Dance

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Event Music

Disquiet – Music Sessions for 11-15 year olds

Free youth-led music sessions for 11-15 year olds in Swale

Event Dance Theatre

Power of Diversity – The Crossing Lines Project

This Saturday theatre takes to the streets and everybody is invited!

Event Dance

Digital Tattoo

Dance performance from Katie Dale-Everett Dance with after show Q&A

Event Dance

Conversations About the Digital

Free interactive dance performance by Katie Dale-Everett Dance

Event Comedy

Canterbury Comedy Night : Edinburgh Preview 2

Edinburgh stand-up previews featuring two professional comedians at the Jolly Sailor. Q&A afterwards

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Event Comedy

Weekly LATE NIGHT Cagematch Improv deadly-comedy

Each week the improvisers will make mess of their opponent for your laughter and their annihilation.

Event Festivals

Battle Bikes of Medway (as part of the Big Ride 2017 event)

Work with artists to pimp-up your bikes with extraordinary art works!

Event Exhibition Theatre

The Rising

The Rising is a platform for emerging artists selected via open-call & will launch our new venue.

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Event Music

Disquiet – Music Sessions for 11-15 year olds

Free youth-led music sessions for 11-15 year olds in Swale

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Open Quarter

Celebrate and explore Folkestone Creative Quarter this June!

Event Theatre

Blush

Five candid stories about revenge porn and all its many victims.

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Event Music

Disquiet – Music Sessions for 11-15 year olds

Free youth-led music sessions for 11-15 year olds in Swale

Event Exhibition Music Theatre

Vigil: Black

The Vigils hold space to think, reflect & act. This event explores the urgent thematic of Black.