Archived News

18/05/2017

Running an arts activity with children, families and young people in Lewisham? Let us know!

24/04/2017

Place your booking now to ensure your moderation takes place before the end of July.

18/04/2017

Aiming to embed dance in the Government’s Health & Wellbeing agenda in England.

05/04/2017

Lewisham Live 2017 officially finished on Monday after weeks of fantastic performances and workshop opportunities for young people across Lewisham.

Animate Orchestra’s one-day course round up the festival, with a brilliant public showcase after hours of hard work creating new music.

This event followed a back-to-back weekend with live performances, spoken word showcases, street art workshops and body art at CLUB YMA, before the Albany Young Creatives took to the stage and disputed everything you have heard about the ‘millennial generation’.
 
04/04/2017

Lewisham's strong plans for Catford lost out to Waltham Forest and Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation, in London, to embed arts and culture in communities. Image: Barnsley's historic Town Hall

31/03/2017

Lata Nobes (Albany Young Creatives) and Jane Hendrie enjoyed an inspiring morning at Millwall Football Ground for the SELCHP Community Fund award ceremony.

31/03/2017

Taking up her post in April, Gemma will continue to broaden and develop Blackheath Halls’ diverse programme of concerts and events, as well as building on the venue’s thriving community programmes.

22/03/2017

Latest analysis and comment from Cultural Learning Alliance.

21/03/2017

Last week Natalie Clarke, Lewisham Live Co-ordinator, visited a Live Composers rehearsal with Deptford Green School, and got behind the scenes.

21/03/2017

The Women’s Community Forum, are really thrilled to be in the process of collating a directory of UK’s BLACK*, Asian, Ethnic Minority, Refugee artists for inclusion in the re-designed The Women’s Community Forum website available end of March 2017.

24/02/2017

Lewisham launched with a bang last week with open rehearsals and sharing sessions at the new experimental gallery space; Tate Exchange. 

Now, as March approaches the festival gets into full swing with back to back events across some of Lewisham's most prestigious venues. 

09/02/2017

Lewisham Live 2017, a festival celebrating young peoples talents in music and dance, officially starts next week with open rehearsals and showcases at the newly opened Tate Exchange.

Lewisham Live is made up of a selection of music, dance and collaborative performances by young people from the borough - some of whom have been mentored by professional choreographers and composers, and others who are getting the chance to perform in renowned venues for the very first time. 

06/02/2017

Transfer of Lewisham Music Service & Hub to Lewisham Music, a new registered charity from 1 April 2017 heralding a bright and sustainable future

01/02/2017

Cultural Learning Alliance has published ImagineNation: the value of cultural learning. This new publication builds on their original ImagineNation: the case for cultural learning published in 2011, and sets out how studying arts and culture changes and shapes the lives of children and young people.

27/01/2017

Professor Michael Archer and Catherine Sercombe will join our team of outstanding speakers at this LEAN event exploring the myths around studying arts subjects in school and the impact on career and life choices, and how we can dispel them

25/01/2017

Have your young people gone on to further study, training or employment (especially non arts), where the arts have been a help rather than a barrier?

19/01/2017

South London Press who run London News Online and the Lewisham Mercury Newspaper have included Lewisham Live 2017 in their latest edition. 

Link to the online version can be found here: 

https://www.londonnewsonline.co.uk/15639/2000-youngsters-perform-lewisha...

11/01/2017

With LEAN's AGM approaching, its a good time to put yourself forward to become part of a dynamic local charity

04/01/2017

Flagship Consulting has published a free guide to digital marketing for charities.

23/12/2016

We hope you had a great 2016 and are looking forward to 2017