Job opportunity – Project Manager for Multicultural Music Making

Posted by on Oct 21, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Job opportunity – Project Manager for Multicultural Music Making

The Project. Multicultural Music Making is a high-quality music in education programme for young people in the West Midlands. Now in its sixth year, the project works in partnership with primary and secondary schools in Birmingham and community settings in Walsall. Each week small groups of Key Stage 2 and 3 musicians work with our […]

Callout for producer/partner

Posted by on Oct 5, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We’re looking for a (preferably, but not necessarily) young producer to partner with us on developing a season of events at the Edge during 2021. We want to see work that is responsive to the world we live in, and representative of and relevant to the people of Birmingham. We want challenging, intelligent work that […]

Quiet Carnival

Posted by on Jul 8, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Performance and art 29th August 2020 At the Edge 79-81 Cheapside Deritend B12 0QH Is it safe? As we emerge into a new paradigm, how do artists and audiences get to engage? How do we make ourselves feel safe in a time when going to the shops feels like a game of Russian Roulette? Quiet […]

Super Covid Newsletter

Posted by on May 12, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Super Covid Newsletter

Dear People Hello from us and hope you’re keeping safe in body and sound in mind during this weird glitch in our timelines.  We’re keeping busy, as ever. Details on how follow below. Look after yourself and those around you, chill out, you don’t need to write a novel. Eat well, go for a walk – […]

In-Donesia

Posted by on Feb 13, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We’re here in Jogjakarta on a British Council funded exchange with our friends at Lifepatch. They’ve a ‘citizen’s initiative for art, science and technology’ based at their own space here in the city. Jogjakarta is known as an ‘arty’ kind of place with lots of art collectives and individual artists from all kinds of disciplines […]

Forge

Posted by on Oct 1, 2019 in workshops | No Comments
Forge

Forge Saturday 19th October 10-5pm – Free Forge is a social building event in which people come together to build a colourful semi-permanent structure for the benefit of the area, made entirely using hands-on sustainable compressed-earth building processes.   All day on Saturday 19th October we will be testing with participants the brickmaking process at The Edge, and over […]

Women Who Wank

Posted by on Sep 18, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Women Who Wank is a quite remarkable one-woman show about love, life and the other stuff. At times hilarious, at times tender and heart-warming, the improvised show has been a huge touring hit, including several sell-out stints at Edinburgh Fringe. Joanne Tremarco’s wonderful performance skills produce exceptional moments of performance in what is a […]

3 Men in a Pub

Posted by on Sep 11, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
3 Men in a Pub

Coming up at the Edge on 20th/21st September New Mercury Theatre presents a double bill: “Three Men in a Pub” by Alan GrayNever discuss politics or religion in a pub, but what happens if things turn strange? “Giving Up” by Brendan HigginsThree friends meet, but the tobacco fiend raises its head. What happens next? Friday […]

Job Opportunity #2 – Drama Programme, support artists

Posted by on Sep 4, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Job Opportunity #2 – Drama Programme, support artists

We’re looking for performance practitioners to act as support on our drama programme in primary schools in Ladywood and beyond. We want people from any performance discipline, at any stage in their development – as well as regular work this will be an opportunity to develop skills in working with young people from a very […]

WOC session #2 Finance, Funding and the 5 ‘F’s – Postponed

Posted by on Aug 22, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
WOC session #2 Finance, Funding and the 5 ‘F’s – Postponed

Due to flooding around the city, and in the interests of safety and dryness, we’re postponing this for a week or so – we’ll let you know when soon.   For our next WOC session, we’re going to be talking money, dosh, moolah, cash – you get the idea. Artists struggle a lot with finance, […]