Doors open for Arts Centre celebration

Doors open for Arts Centre celebration
Saturday, March 19, 2016

Arts Centre Washington is throwing open its new (automatic) doors for a fun filled ‘Open Day’ on Saturday 19 March.

The daylong celebration will marks the completion of work to improve facilities at the centre, following a £257,609 grant from Arts Council England and further investment from Sunderland City Council.

There will be activities to take part in, performances to watch and exhibitions to see or just wander around the studios inhabited by a number of local creative businesses.

Activities, workshops and performances for all ages include:

  • Family arts and crafts
  • Circus skills workshop
  • Have a go in the ‘Drum Room’
  • Lay down a track in the recording studio
  • Watercolour and Oil Paint tasters
  • Singing workshops
  • Have your portrait painted by members of the Saturday Arts Club
  • Chill out with a Yoga taster session
  • Sing along with the community choir
  • Drama games and workshops Kite making
  • Drop in dance workshops
  • Bunting making
  • Explore two newly opened exhibitions

Plus more to be announced.

 

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The Sunderland International Airshow is the biggest free airshow in Europe and celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2018, with hundreds of thousands of people enjoying magnificent flying displays and activities on the ground.

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