Online Directory

Welcome to our online directory. This resource will help you find the great arts and cultural organisations across the North East that all have something amazing to offer your school. You can search using geographical location, subject areas or key stages. These organisations can also help support your pupils to achieve Arts Award and your school to achieve Artsmark.

129 Search Results

Circus Central

Circus Central offers engaging activities and learning through circus and specialises in children’s and youth circus. Its work in schools encompasses circus skills, heritage, and research projects, and its in-house Arts Award Advisers offer Explore, Bronze, Silver and Gold support.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • PE
  • Out of school
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • Further Education
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Dance
  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • 3 Whinney Leas
    Chopwell
    Gateshead NE17 7JX
  • 07738 089 921
  • Website
  • Email

The Customs House

The Customs House runs a variety of exciting and inspiring creative activities and events for young people, helping them achieve Arts Award at all levels and developing their talent.

  • Art and design
  • Cross-curricular
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Mill Dam, South Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE33 1ES
  • 0191 427 8188
  • Website
  • Email

Dance City

Dance City is the North East’s leading development organisation for dance, presenting a regular programme of performances, and commissioning original works to premiere in its theatre. There are a limited number of free tickets to performances available for young people doing Arts Award.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Music
  • Geography
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • Maths
  • Languages
  • Key Stage Two
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Dance
  • Cross-curricular
  • Computing
  • Art and design
  • SMSC
  • SEND
  • Science
  • PE
  • Out of school
  • Artsmark partner
  • Temple Street, Newcastle, NE1 4BR
  • 0191 261 0505
  • Website
  • Email

Discovery Museum

Discovery Museum’s high quality, facilitated schools programme offers a wide range of workshops that complement its diverse collections. These range from social and local history, maritime and fashion, to military history, and internationally important science.

  • Science
  • Maths
  • Key Stage One
  • SEND
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Design and technology
  • Cross-curricular
  • Computing
  • Art and design
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4JA
  • 0191 277 2174
  • Website
  • Email

Gateshead and South Tyneside Music Education Hub

Gateshead and South Tyneside Music Education Hub coordinates and
develops access to high quality music experiences for all young people across the area, including supporting young people and schools on Arts Award.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Dryden Centre, Evistones Road, Gateshead, NE9 5UR
  • 0191 433 8690
  • Website
  • Email

GemArts

GemArts works with schools and community groups across the North East, providing opportunities for children and young people to experience excellent and diverse arts and culture.

  • Art and design
  • Cross-curricular
  • Dance
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • Early Years
  • English
  • Further Education
  • Geography
  • HE
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Languages
  • Maths
  • Music
  • Out of school
  • PE
  • RE
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Gateshead Central Library
    Prince Consort Road
    Gateshead, NE8 4LN
  • 0191 440 4125
  • Website
  • Email

Generator

Generator is one of the UK’s pioneering talent development agencies for musicians at all ages and levels, as well as for creative digital industries, providing support and opportunities, including for those working towards Arts Award

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Cluny Annex
    36 Lime Street
    Ouseburn Valley
    Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2PQ
  • 0191 255 4465
  • Website
  • Email

Great North Museum: Hancock

The Great North Museum: Hancock has diverse collections covering archaeology, natural sciences and world cultures. The museum offers a high quality learning programme for schools and other education groups.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • SMSC
  • SEND
  • Science
  • Out of school
  • Maths
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Cross-curricular
  • Artsmark partner
  • Great North Museum: Hancock, Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT
  • 0191 208 5123
  • Website
  • Email

Hatton Gallery

The Hatton Gallery shows ever changing exhibitions of contemporary, modern and traditional art, as well as having a collection of 3,500 artworks. Young people and children can be supported in taking Arts Award at all levels.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • King's Road
    Newcastle University
    Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU
  • 0191 208 6059
  • Website
  • Email

Hawthorn Arts

Hawthorn Arts uses visual arts to engage people of all ages and abilities,encouraging individuality and diversity, increasing confidence and awareness,developing skills, breaking down barriers, and promoting community cohesion.

  • Languages
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Dance
  • Cross-curricular
  • Computing
  • Art and design
  • Maths
  • Out of school
  • PE
  • RE
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • 1 Hyde Street
    South Shields
    NE33 4LU
  • 0191 456 0822
  • Website
  • Email