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At our Arts Award Drop sessions, you can work your way through Bronze, Silver and Gold Arts Awards to explore the arts, develop your skills and become a creative leader. As an Arts Award Supporter we support schools, colleges and youth organisations to enhance their Arts Award offer.

Arts Award Drop

Whatever your arts background, come along to our Arts Award Drop to find out more about the awards, meet other young people completing Arts Awards and to get support to complete your portfolio from Arts Award Advisers.

Arts Award Supporter

Arts Award is a nationally recognised qualification that supports young people up to the age of 25 to develop as artists and arts leaders. Contact delivers Arts Award at all five levels. For Arts Award Discover, Explore and Bronze you will take part in different arts activities, find out about artists and arts organisations, experience arts events, share your arts skills and put together a portfolio. For Silver and Gold you also get to set yourself arts challenges, organise your own project and research arts careers.

If you are a school, college or youth organisation, as an Arts Award Supporter we can offer:

  • Involvement in our free workshops and projects
  • Artist meet and greets
  • Leadership opportunities
  • Opportunities to see and review live performance
  • Tours of the building
  • Meet our staff
  • Ages
    13 - 25
  • Contact

    Sam Malik, Projects Manager
    sammalik@contactmcr.com
    0161 274 0624

  • Details

    17 May-12 Jul, Weekly, 5-6.30pm, 3 terms per year