Get into the carnival spirit with this headdress making workshop, led by Carnival Artist and Chorographer Niaz Stephenson.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Start off your day learning some carnival moves with Carnival Artist and Chorographer Niaz Stephenson. Join the beat of the carnival in this energetic session learning an authentic carnival dance routine.

Derby Museum & Art Gallery
The Strand
Derby
DE1 1BS

Actor and Director Jack Brett Anderson will be performing three readings – Eleven, Back, and Angel – excerpts from the upcoming audiobook LOVE LIGHT BETRAYAL, a collection of short stories read by Jack and written by playwright Tina Jay.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

The only TV show never to be repeated is finally back! Before Joe Lycett, The Revolution Will be Televised, Lee Nelson, Dom Joly and Balls of Steel, The Mark Thomas Comedy Product was the show that set the agenda.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

This event includes a screening of Vanessa Engle’s documentary ‘Love you to Death’ (2015). The film focuses on the families of women who were killed in the UK by their male partner or former partner in 2013. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with researchers from the University of Derby and representatives from local community groups and charities who provide support to women.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

For June’s FORMAT Photoforum we will be screening the film Episode III: Enjoy Poverty (12A) S, directed by Dutch artist Renzo Martens, which has been recommended by our FORMAT22 Presents curator Azu Nwagbogu in relation to his exhibition The Cultural Evolution: Identity, Performance and Fashion currently on show at QUAD, Derby.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Another laid-back evening of hands-on, low-pressure, collaborative activities delivered by early-career creatives.

Derby QUAD & Cinema
Market Place
Cathedral Quarter
Derby
DE1 3AS

Capture your thoughts and ideas inspired by Gaia through creative writing – a fun session suitable for all from novice to novelist.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

This is a facilitated discussion chaired by Dr Rhiannon Jones, Associate Professor (Civic) from the University of Derby, reflecting on the issues that Gaia presents, particularly considering the first-hand reality of seeing Earth in space as a tiny fragile ball of life, ‘hanging in the void’.

Derby Cathedral
18-19 Iron Gate
Derby
DE1 3GP

Take inspiration from our DIY exhibition and join Steve Smith, Pattern Maker and furniture maker by trade and the Museum of Making’s Workshop Supervisor, on this weekend course to make your own small plywood unit.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

This course is designed for beginners to learn the basics of using a sewing machine and following a simple pattern.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Learn how to throw, hand build and decorate your own pot, based on traditional willow pattern designs, in our weekend ceramics course.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

This course centres around recycling and sustainable creation. The aim is to educate you on how to turn HDPE (High Density Poly Ethylene) plastic into beautiful and functional materials/tools, the outcome will be your very own milk bottle mallet.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Breathe new life into everyday objects and give them a renewed purpose and fresh look through the art of decoupage.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Artists Heidi Luker and Lise Bennett have been funded by the National Lottery and Arts Council England to work collaboratively on a site-specific research and development project, Ambergate Wireworks.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

As part of Derby Peace Week and inspired by the upcoming Henry Moore exhibition at the Museum of Making, Derby Museums and Derby Peace Week present ‘Shelter: Poems of War and Peace’ an afternoon of open mic poetry and spoken word performances.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Six Derby and Derbyshire poets working in collaboration with She Speaks UK, have taken inspiration from Derby’s rich heritage to create spoken word pieces that highlight women’s stories from history.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Craft Workshop by Rebecca Morledge at the Museum of Making. Rebecca will provide templates for creating Georgian buildings so that adult and child participants can add details.

Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill (UNESCO World Heritage Site)
Silk Mill Lane
Derby
DE1 3AF

Join comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution ARTHUR SMITH and bask in an evening of laughter and off the wall humour with one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the nineteen eighties and nineties.

Derby Theatre
15 Theatre Walk
Eagle Centre
Derby
DE1 2NF

Having set two Guinness World Records with his previous sell-out World Tour, Professor Brian Cox is back with a brand-new Arena show for 2021.

Derby Arena
Royal Way
Pride Park
Derby
DE24 8JB

A Psychic & Clairvoyant Evening hosted by Angels Reunited.

Derby Conference Centre
London Road
Alvaston
Derby
DE24 8UX

Learn the Art of Chopping, maintenance and all round knife skills with the Blok 'Knife Skills' Class.

Blok Smokehouse
Old Hall Mill
Old Hall Mill Business Park
Little Eaton
DE21 5EJ

Use watercolours to capture the Chatsworth landscape at sunset.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Use watercolours to capture the Chatsworth landscape at sunrise.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Learn more about how to care for pigs while enjoying an interesting and educational day out with a difference.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

An illustrated talk and tour delving into Chatsworth's historic costume collection.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Whether you've always wanted to keep your own birds or just want a fun day out with a difference, this workshop is a great hands-on experience.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

Learn how to make a festive wreath from our own Chatsworth foliage, cones and berries.

Chatsworth
Bakewell
Derbyshire
DE45 1PP

We are delighted to welcome Pure Steel Band to the Museum and Art Gallery as part of our current exhibition: Derby West Indian Community Association: Culture and Legacy.

Internationally renowned artist Luke Jerram speaks about his work, inspirations and methodology to Prof Keith McLay, Provost – Learning & Teaching.

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