Our Creative Future

Creative Learning are delighted to announce that next week, from 7th March, Seventeen are hosting Creative Learning’s exhibition “Our Creative Future” for two weeks. This exhibition is exciting as it captures the creative stories of a number of young people from Aberdeen who have engaged with Creative Learning through its Positive Destinations programme. This initiative [...]

How to Beat the January Blues in Aberdeen

The most depressing day of the year has passed and now its time to look forward to some great events to finish the month! Here’s just a small line-up of events Aberdeen has to offer: Go to a Ballet performance and get the inside scoop before the show! This week from Wednesday 17th to Saturday [...]

DanceLive, summer wrap-up and upcoming winter events!

The days are getting longer and Halloween has past which means Christmas is just around the corner! This also means winter festivals, parades, food and gift markets! Before we get ahead of ourselves though, let’s recap what has been happening in Aberdeen over the last few months. Most recently, Citymoves’ DanceLive festival was in full [...]

10 Ways Students Can Get Creative in Aberdeen

1. Take part in a workshop Whether you’re looking to learn a new skill or step up to the next level, there are a range of local opportunities out there to develop your work. Aberdeen City Council's Creative Learning team have created and developed a wide range of short course and workshops available for all: Make [...]

Mitchell School of Drama: Comedy of Errors – AIYF 2017

Aberdeen’s International Youth Festival kicked off last week with the Rhona Mitchell School of Drama's own adaptation of one of Shakespeare’s earliest plays: Comedy of Errors. This was their 12th year running as part of AIYF  and the Aberdeenshire based performance group brought an exciting and entertaining twist to a classic play. The 21-strong cast [...]

APA Youth Theatre – #actlikeyoulivehere2017

APA Youth Theatre has been thinking green this season with a number of performances inspired by all things eco throughout June. All performances are newly devised pieces created by APA Youth Theatre, which shows the vast creativity and ideas from these young people. Aberdeen Performing Arts Youth Theatre is part of APA’s Engage! programme which [...]

Citymoves Dance Agency SCIO launch weekend

This year Citymoves celebrates its 30th birthday and its first as an independent SCIO.  To celebrate, Citymoves unveiled its new brand logo and website design for Citymoves and DanceLive festival at the Anatomy Rooms on Saturday 29th April in collaboration with the Look Again festival. Its new design was created by the talented FORM and [...]