My Cambridge Activities and Events

Art, creativity and culture for ALL young people

My Cambridge is a growing partnership of organisations and individuals committed to making sure that all young people feel part of the rich variety of culture in Cambridge.  For more information on My Cambridge please click here or to find out how you can list your activity or event please email or telephone 01223 457450.

Here you can discover all the latest events, news and training opportunities for adults working with young people plus creative activities for children in Cambridge

Junction Young Company trials - applications now open!

Junction Young Company is an advanced training programme for committed performers aged 14 to 21 that provides an opportunity to work with innovative directors, theatre companies and...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

Cambridge Junction launch new autumn family season

Cambridge Junction have just announced their new season of theatre, dance, circus, opera, storytelling and much more for children and families!  To explore the programme please...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

New fund to support arts training for primary teachers

Paul Hamlyn Foundation has stepped in to enable teachers to access on-going professional development that will help them use arts practice across the curriculum. Primary school teachers...

Posted by CAN network on 20th July 2016.

Arts in schools plummets, new figures show

The decline in the take-up of arts subjects at GCSE has increased five-fold over the past year, coinciding with a dramatic rise in young people studying EBacc subjects. Entries for GCSEs...

Posted by MyCambridge on 20th July 2016.

Arts Award Week is 2nd to 10th July 2016

Arts Awards are celebrating their 10th birthday with the first national Arts Award Week which will run from 2-10 July. As part of this, young people are being offered the chance to ask...

Posted by CAN network on 21st June 2016.

Kids in Museums Takeover Day 2016 at the Fitzwilliam Museum – Planning and Sharing Event

Want to put young people at the heart of your work? Come to a Planning and Sharing event for Takeover Day – the annual day when young people and children nationwide are given powerful,...

Posted by CAN network on 21st June 2016.

ArtScaping Cambridge

One hundred and fifty children have been ArtScaping with us in Cambridge over the last few months. They have been working with CCI artist Susanne Jasilek, as well as artists Ruth Ewan...

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

Museums welcoming young people with autism

Kids in Museums have published a new resource to help museums, galleries and other cultural organisations better welcome families and young people with autism. Museums are for everyone....

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

St Mary’s School launch creative writing competition

St Mary’s School, Cambridge, is delighted to launch its fifth annual Creative Writing Competition. The competition is open to boys and girls from Year 5 to Year 8 across Cambridgeshire....

Posted by CAN network on 20th June 2016.

New Cambridgeshire Music Catalogue of Services for Schools

Cambridgeshire Music is launching its new Catalogue of Services for Schools this week. New offers include ‘Sing For Your School’ a creative writing and singing opportunity,...

Posted by CAN network on 17th May 2016.