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

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art’s education and outreach programme provides opportunities for people to access and engage with the gallery and its exhibitions.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • SEND
  • Out of school
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage One
  • Early Years
  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • The National Glass Centre
    Liberty Way
    Sunderland SR6 0GL
  • 0191 515 5555
  • Website
  • Email

Northern Print

Northern Print is the region’s specialist printmaking studio. It has accessible facilities, offering half and full day workshops and longer courses, and it can adapt activities to suit the needs and expectations of each group.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2NP
  • 0191 261 7000
  • Website
  • Email

Northern Stage

Northern Stage is the largest producing theatre company in the North East. Its participation programme works with people of all ages throughout the year.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Barras Bridge, Newcastle, NE1 7RH
  • 0191 230 5151
  • Website
  • Email

North Tyneside Music Education Hub

North Tyneside Music Education Hub is a collaborative partnership between an ambitious local authority music service and a group of partners and governors, under the direction of North Tyneside Council.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Langdale Centre, Langdale Gardens, Howdon, Wallsend, NE28 OHG
  • 0191 643 8520
  • Website
  • Email

Open Clasp Theatre Company

An award-winning women’s theatre company and a leading force in the North of England with a national and international reach. Their aim is to Change the World, One Play at a Time by placing theatre at the heart of transforming the lives of disadvantage women and girls.

  • SMSC
  • Out of school
  • Key Stage Four
  • HE
  • Further Education
  • Drama
  • Cross-curricular
  • Stephenson Building, 173 Elswick Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6SQ
  • 0191 272 4063
  • Website
  • Email

Sage Gateshead

Sage Gateshead is an Arts Award Centre and Supporter organisation offering a broad range of creative learning opportunities for children and young people, including music performances and events for schools.

  • Early Years
  • Key Stage Four
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Music
  • Out of school
  • SEND
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead, NE8 2JR
  • 0191 443 4666
  • Website
  • Email

Segedunum Roman Fort and Museum

Segedunum is the first and most easterly fort on Hadrian’s Wall, with surviving foundations of many buildings and part of the wall itself. The learning team includes Arts Award Advisers at Discover, Explore, Bronze and Silver levels, and all ages and abilities can be catered for.

  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Buddle Street, Wallsend, Tyne and Wear, NE28 6HR
  • 0191 278 4217
  • Website
  • Email

Seven Stories

Seven Stories’ mission is to save, celebrate, and share original materials relating to children’s books. The learning programme also takes place in education and community settings. Arts Award is offered, and schools are also supported towards the achievement of Artsmark.

  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • Further Education
  • HE
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage Two
  • Out of school
  • SEND
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • 30 Lime Street, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ
  • Website
  • Email

Shipley Art Gallery

The Shipley Art Gallery is home to the largest collection of contemporary craft outside London, and includes work in a wide variety of media, such as ceramics, wood, metal, and textiles. It also houses objects important to the history of Gateshead.

  • History
  • SMSC
  • HE
  • Further Education
  • English
  • Early Years
  • Drama
  • Design and technology
  • Cross-curricular
  • Art and design
  • SEND
  • Science
  • Out of school
  • Key Stage Two
  • Key Stage Three
  • Key Stage One
  • Key Stage Four
  • Tyne and Wear
  • Artsmark partner
  • Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4JB
  • 0191 477 1495
  • Website
  • Email

Skimstone Arts

​Skimstone Arts makes captivating theatre, music, and digital art in collaboration with artists, researchers, and people experiencing increased social vulnerability. It supports the arts practice and leadership skills of young people, and has over eight years’ experience delivering Arts Award.

  • Art and design
  • Cross-curricular
  • Drama
  • Key Stage Four
  • Music
  • Out of school
  • SMSC
  • Tyne and Wear
  • B&D Studios
    3rd Floor, Commercial Union House
    39 Pilgrim Street
    Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6QE
  • 0191 260 3432
  • Website
  • Email