Arts projects and workshops

We organise fun workshops and events for young people, families and the wider community to get involved in. We also offer free, drop-in workshops for families at major Medway events such as the Medway Mile, Capstone Festival, Will Adams Festival and English Festival.

Our events and workshops

Splat – Monday 7 May 2018, 11am to 4pm at Rochester Castle Moat

Splat! is in it’s second year and takes place during the Sweeps Festival. Splat! offers a mix of free and affordable family fun including craft workshops, children’s shows and roaming performers.

Our partnership projects

Cabbage Island at Icon Theatre

This community heritage project allows you to explore the local history of Luton with free research workshops, guided heritage trails to uncover hidden historical sites and touring exhibitions to celebrate the traditions and memories of Luton.

Confluence: Plant Grow, Nurture by Wordsmithery

This is a year-long literature project including creative writing workshops, open mic and spoken words events, a writer development programme and a zine-making workshop (making your own collection of self-published works.

Paint the Town Festival at venues across Medway in Spring 2018

A festival of theatre and arts in local venues and hidden spaces across Medway produced by Lyrici Arts in partnership with Battersea Arts Centre as part of the Collaborative Touring Network.  Paint The Town is back for Season Four in Spring 2018.

Black History Live

Uncover stories shared through theatre performances, documentary, exhibitions and an online learning resource with this event provided by the Medway African and Caribbean Association. Black History Live explores the history of African and Caribbean people across Medway and Kent in the 19th and 20th.