Creatabot

Creatabot is a project that connects, promotes and supports creativity. Based in Medway, UK.

Advance Your Education Through The University Of Kent – 2017 Programme – Medway and Margate

The University of Kent are offering a variety of courses that enable people to gain qualifications which can help them get into University. The wide selection of courses available includes … Continue reading

29/05/2017 · Leave a comment

Paint The Town Festival Returns For 2017 With Something For Everyone! – Medway

Paint The Town returns to Medway this year with a selection of performances, experiences and workshops by both local and national creatives. The festival, organised by Medway based organisation Lyrici … Continue reading

15/03/2017 · Leave a comment

Medway Libraries Activity Programme 2017

Medway Libraries have an extensive range of activities for all ages. Check out the schedule below!

10/03/2017 · Leave a comment

Introducing Confluence magazine

Confluence is a new writing magazine from Wordsmithery. Confluence aims to introduce writers from the East Kent area to writers from everywhere else and promote artistic exchange. We are open now … Continue reading

24/02/2017 · Leave a comment

The Pentagon Community Fund – Up To £2000 – Open To Projects In Chatham – Closes 12th March 2017

The Pentagon Community Fund is now open to projects in Chatham! Through the Pentagon Community Fund, Project Dirt are offering up to £2,000 to community projects and social enterprises that have … Continue reading

22/02/2017 · Leave a comment

Feminine Vessels in Medway heralds exciting new exhibition

Preparations for the Interim Degree Show from 3rd Year BA (Hons) Fine Art students in the School of Music and Fine Art are now in full swing – literally. On … Continue reading

15/11/2016 · Leave a comment

Knights Wood Art in the Public Realm Commission Brief – Closes 20th November 2016

Knights Wood Art in the Public Realm Commission Brief Village Square Feature Sculpture Commission fee: £25,000 Date for submission of proposals: Sunday 20th November 2016, 11:59pm Date for completion of … Continue reading

03/11/2016 · Leave a comment

Medway Printmaker Exhibition Bursary – Applications By 2nd December 2016

Medway Council Arts Development Team are offering exhibition bursaries to four Medway printmakers. These will enable them to create a body of work inspired by the Guildhall Museums collection of … Continue reading

03/11/2016 · Leave a comment

School of Music and Fine Art: Events in Medway

We have some fantastic – mostly free – creative events coming up in Medway between now and December in the School of Music and Fine Art, and our Autumn What’s … Continue reading

19/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Trans Voices – Becoming Who You Are

“My body does not define who I am. I am a boy, but my body may show different. I know who I am and I don’t need anyone to tell … Continue reading

05/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Wanted! Singers and Musicians to take part in our Christmas Concert in The Royal Dockyard Church

On Wednesday 14 December, 2016 at 7.30pm the University of Kent Choir and Orchestra (Medway) will be performing Vaughan Williams’ Fantasia.

24/06/2016 · Leave a comment

Real Monsters To Be Released On Medway and Swale

On December 4th 2015, Real Medway and Swale will be releasing ‘Monsters of Rochester’ the town’s first augmented reality game for Android and iOS smartphones. It has been created with funding … Continue reading

04/12/2015 · Leave a comment

RiverVoice Choir Christmas Concert

An enchanting beginning to the festive season with community choir … River Voice Community Choir is taking on a new challenge for its Christmas Concert this year. The performance is … Continue reading

30/11/2015 · Leave a comment

Alien Artefact 202

5 January 2012 – Two UFOs were photographed over the Medway. The photographer, who has asked not to be named, said that they made many passes over the river. The … Continue reading

07/10/2015 · Leave a comment

Community group’s third annual festival keeps it live and local

The Rochester Literature Festival is back for a third year bringing readers, writers and like minds together. Featuring a sense of people and places, this year’s Rochester Literature Festival ‘Live’n’Local’ … Continue reading

05/10/2015 · Leave a comment

Arts and music events at School of Music and Fine Art: Autumn booklet out now!

Our first What’s On booklet is OUT NOW!  Print copies soon coming to a venue near you – but check out our varied – and FREE – events online here. … Continue reading

01/10/2015 · Leave a comment

School of Music & Fine Art Open Day: Saturday 10th October, 9am – 2pm at Chatham Historic Dockyard

Join us on Saturday 10th October for a chance to explore the fantastic facilities of the School of Music & Fine Art, part of the Medway Campus of the University … Continue reading

01/10/2015 · Leave a comment

Artist Goshka Macuga’s Letter travels from Chatham Historic Dockyard to Canterbury

Despite the heavy rain, at 2.15pm on Friday 18th September, led by Adam Chodzko, Senior Lecturer in Fine Art, School of Music and Fine Art at University of Kent, seven … Continue reading

23/09/2015 · Leave a comment

Community choir looks forward to new term

A new term begins on Saturday, September 26 for The River Voice Community Choir, with members looking forward to helping more people improve their musical skills by learning to sing. … Continue reading

23/09/2015 · Leave a comment

The Element In The Room – A Radioactive Comedy – 21st November 2015 – Chatham

Fresh from the Edinburgh Festival, The Element in The Room is a comedy based around the life story of Marie Curie, performed by Tangram Theatre Company. Marie Curie’s story is … Continue reading

18/09/2015 · Leave a comment

Get Creative – Get Writing

The Rochester Litfest (RLF) is to host 4 themed writing workshops during their 2015 festival, Live’n’Local, as part of Get Creative – a year-long celebration of British arts, culture and … Continue reading

07/09/2015 · Leave a comment

My Mind is Free – new play about human trafficking touring Kent – October 2015

A new play touring Kent and South East venues in October 2015 written by Medway playwright Sam Hall will initiate discussion about human trafficking.

30/08/2015 · Leave a comment

An Assemblance of Judicious Heretics Litart Exhibition – Rochester Library – September 2015

A new exhibition at Rochester Library in September explores the collaboration between words and text.

14/08/2015 · Leave a comment

Creatabot Creative Of The Year 2015 – Xtina Lamb

Back in late 2014 we asked the local community in Medway to vote for the person who inspired them in the local creative scene. After the tough task of deciding … Continue reading

13/08/2015 · Leave a comment

NEW creative programme in the School of Music and Fine Art at Chatham Historic Dockyard

An exciting new  practice based MA Event & Experience Design (subject to validation), will be offered at the School of Music and Fine Art from September 2016.  Situated in the heart of the … Continue reading

29/06/2015 · Leave a comment

£10,000 bursaries for creative MAs in Medway

Kent creatives can now apply for a £10,000 bursary to study locally. The University of Kent has been awarded a total of 232 £10,000 postgraduate bursaries, the sixth largest allocation … Continue reading

02/06/2015 · Leave a comment

Hand Of Artists Project – It’s The Talk Of The Town…

What do you get if you mix 108 artists, 2 decks of cards, 3 charities and an idea from a night-time road worker? The answer is an awesome project that … Continue reading

22/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Medway Open Studios 2015 Open For Registration – Deadline 27th March 2015

Registration for the 2015 festival is open To sign up for the 2015 Festival you should start by reading the Festival Guidelines for more information about the Festival and which application form … Continue reading

21/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Save Fuse Festival – Protest At Meeting on 26th February 6.30pm – St Mary’s Island Chatham

The Fuse Festival is the best free entertainment and community-bonding event I have experienced in Medway. Over the last few years, the Fuse Festival has grown hugely in stature and … Continue reading

21/02/2015 · Leave a comment

New Short Film In Production – Super Me – By Sophie Lasson

Super Me – a story about love, loss and the hero inside all of us. Super Me is a 10 minute drama written and directed by Sophie Lasson, from Chatham, … Continue reading

21/02/2015 · Leave a comment

Being a Writer in the 21st Century

photo by futureme50 The community and adult education programme at Canterbury Christ Church University are running some fabulous day schools and short courses in 2015 – covering a huge range … Continue reading

01/01/2015 · Leave a comment

Coming up at Roundabout Nights

We have a busy schedule of guest readings and performances at Roundabout Nights at the Alexandra, Chatham for the rest of the year. On 17 November, poet Fiona Sinclair joins … Continue reading

13/11/2014 · Leave a comment

Free creative workshops for young people in Swale

Ideas Test has been out and about over the last few months promoting their Six Ways to Wellbeing Swale project.   They’re offering an exciting programme of workshops for young people 13-19 (25 … Continue reading

21/10/2014 · Leave a comment

For creative writers and music lovers: Two intriguing day schools in Canterbury

“an innovative day school series that will appeal to writers, dramatists, music and film lovers, and across the creative spectrum.”

14/09/2014 · Leave a comment

Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know: Rochester Literature Festival 2014

September 25th – October 5th 2014 The Rochester Literature Festival is proud to present its second annual festival, Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know. We’re delighted to be opening this … Continue reading

08/09/2014 · 2 Comments

Monday nights are literary at The Alex in Chatham

ROUNDABOUT NIGHTS is a new free live literary night for Medway, organised by Wordsmithery (the literature development organisation who produce ME4Writers and 17Percent). It will be held weekly on Mondays, upstairs … Continue reading

15/08/2014 · Leave a comment

An invitation to event volunteer training

Would you like to volunteer at community art events but not sure what it might entail? If so, Ideas Test would like to invite you to a free volunteer training … Continue reading

20/06/2014 · Leave a comment

Free funding workshop for music and family arts

Dulcie Alexander and Kevin Grist, Relationship Managers for the Arts Council, will be presenting a free workshop and funding surgery on Tuesday, June 24th at the Brook Theatre, Chatham. You’re … Continue reading

20/06/2014 · Leave a comment

The Word Play Wagon lights the Fuse in Walderslade

Jaye Nolan, Festival Director of the Rochester Literature Festival, has been selected by the Kent Baton to open their Sparks Fuse Festival project, One Day Works. Jaye’s short term residence … Continue reading

30/05/2014 · Leave a comment

The Cabaret Club is Recruiting!

The Cabaret Club strives to go beyond expectations, creating a decadent environment which seems out of place from the real world but allows our guests the chance of escapism and one … Continue reading

16/05/2014 · Leave a comment