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

Helix Arts

Helix Arts connects high quality artists with diverse communities to co-produce great art, from the Scottish Borders to the North York Moors. The team has recent experience delivering Gold Arts Award as well as other programmes.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • 2nd Floor, 51 Bedford Street
    North Shields NE29 0AT
  • 0191 241 4931
  • Website
  • Email

Laing Art Gallery

The Laing Art Gallery’s educational events, workshops and art classes are planned in close consultation with teachers. The team is trained in delivering Arts Award at all levels and is happy to support you on your Artsmark journey.

  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • Early Years
  • English
  • Further Education
  • Geography
  • HE
  • History
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • New Bridge Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AG
  • 0191 232 7734
  • Website
  • Email

Lawnmowers Independent Theatre Company

Lawnmowers Independent Theatre Company unlocks the capacity of people with learning disabilities to create, achieve, progress, and contribute. Its artists support mainstream and special educational needs schools, including those on their Artsmark journey, and also help deliver Arts Award.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Swinburne House, Swinburne Street, Gateshead, NE8 1AX
  • 0191 478 9200
  • Website
  • Email

Live Theatre

Live Tales workshops can be used in support of Artsmark and Arts Award, inspiring children and young people to go on a journey into their imaginations, and to explore creative writing from a new perspective.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3DQ
  • 0191 269 3488
  • Website
  • Email

The Bunker CIC

The Bunker CIC is a community music space in Sunderland, housing 17 studios for rehearsal, recording, training, tuition or live performances. It specialises in engaging hard to reach people through fun and challenging music and media-related projects

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Out of school
  • Key Stage Four
  • Further Education
  • Artsmark partner
  • Art and design
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • SEND
  • The Bunker, 29 Stockton Road, Sunderland, SR2 7AQ
  • 0191 567 1777
  • Website
  • Email

National Glass Centre

National Glass Centre provides educational and creative workshops to children and young people in glass, ceramics, screen printing, architecture, and a variety of other craft disciplines.

  • HE
  • History
  • Art and design
  • Geography
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Design and technology
  • Cross-curricular
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Music
  • Out of school
  • Science
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Liberty Way
    Sunderland SR6 0GL
  • 0191 515 5555
  • Website
  • Email

North East Music Cooperative

North East Music Co-Operative is an established independent company providing quality instrumental music tuition to schools throughout Newcastle and its neighbouring areas at an affordable price, engendering an enthusiasm for music making through participation.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Out of school
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Four
  • Further Education
  • McCracken Park, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2DT
  • 0191 236 3999
  • Website
  • Email

New Writing North

New Writing North is the reading and writing development agency for the North of England and an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation. Its broad programme includes a wide range of both targeted and open access projects for young people.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • 3 Ellison Terrace, Ellison Place, Newcastle, NE1 8ST
  • 0191 204 8850
  • Website
  • Email

Newcastle Libraries

Newcastle Libraries service provides a variety of events and activities to delight, inspire and engage children and young people. As well as housing comprehensive resources, both physically and digitally, for learning and pleasure, its activities programme runs throughout the year.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • 33 New Bridge Street West, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8AX
  • 0191 277 4100
  • Website
  • Email

No Limits

No Limits’ workshops provide the opportunity to experience the richness of the arts, covering theatre, drama, music, dance, and design. It can deliver or support Arts Award, whether to a specific topic or area of the national curriculum, or more generally.

  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Dance
  • Cross-curricular
  • Tyne and Wear
  • SMSC
  • PE
  • Music
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • History
  • HE
  • The Studio
    Barn Lodge
    The Village
    Hawthorn
    County Durham SR7 8SD
  • 0191 527 0360
  • Website
  • Email