Upcoming Events


09/02/2019 - 06/04/2019

Tomorrow’s Great Pageant – Workshops

Workshops open to participants for "Tomorrow's Great Pageant"
26/02/2019 - 15/06/2019

Love From Syria II

Love From Syria returns for Refugee Week 2019
28/03/2019

Art & Cultural Lead Governor Training event

Governors with an interest in Cultural Engagement are invited to join cultural education broker Kayte Judge to explore the ways in which the education and cultural sectors can support each other.
06/04/2019

Tomorrow’s Great Pageant – Final Performance

Tomorrow's Great Pageant concludes with a performative reading of the re-imagined play "A Pageant Of Great Women"
15/06/2019 - 24/06/2019

“Asma – Routes Bedford” Screenings for Refugee Week 2019

A film installation of 'Asma - Routes Bedford', a large-scale puppetry and sound installation theatre piece, will be screened at various locations during Refugee Week
19/06/2019

Red INK performance for Refugee Week 2019

An artful mix of hip hop and contemporary dance, Red INK comes to Bedford for Refugee Week 2019

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Latest News

January 24, 2019

BCA delivered project is shortlisted for Creative Learning Guild Award

We are delighted to announce that the Creativity for Wellbeing Culture Club project, which BCA delivered with our partner Peter Pan Teaching School Alliance (PPTSA), has been shortlisted for the Primary School Achievement award by the Creative Learning Guild. The project sought to test the premise that cultural engagement has a positive impact on the

January 16, 2019

BCA receives award nomination for Culture Challenge

Bedford Creative Arts has been nominated for the national Cultural Charity Award from the Creative Learning Guild for The Culture Challenge.  The Creative Learning Guild launched this new award to “celebrate the inspirational innovators, educators and practitioners who live and breathe creative learning”. The Cultural Charity Award is about recognising the difference a single charity

January 4, 2019

The BACE Twinning project readies for launch!

  Using the metaphor of ‘twin towns’ the Bedford Arts and Cultural Education (BACE) group are launching an innovative and collaborative leadership initiative that bridges the two sectors of arts and education, for the collective good of Bedford’s children and young people. The Twinning project addresses the current challenges around educational participation and engagement in

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