October half term is quickly approaching and once again Nasu Enzuru Theatre is offering the chance for children to get creative and participate in a 3 day musical theatre workshop. The week will provide 11 – 14 year olds with the opportunity to work towards a performance of Bugsy Malone.
Children can join Stage Director Ella Lyons and her creative team of musicians, actors and dancers for a hands on theatrical experience at Comberton Sports and Arts Centre, from Monday 27th October – Wednesday 29th October
This energetic rehearsal programme will run from 9am – 5pm each day and will be jam-packed full of fun drama games, as well as the rehearsals themselves which will incorporate script work, singing, dancing and acting.
SVC is recruiting a part time Arts and Events Coordinator to work alongside the Arts Development Manager and the Events Manager. This is an exciting, flexible role working 20 hours per week, term time only plus two weeks, and will include evening and weekend work. Main responsibilities will be:
- To market and develop the use of the venue and promote upcoming events
- To support the Arts Development Manager in promoting arts activities of all kinds and encouraging the use of school facilities for non-statutory arts activities
- To liaise with site and technical teams to ensure bookings are supported
- To administer the online box office and balance budgets for various events
- To provide Front of House duties during events and conferences, including health & safety checks, ticket sales, box office and managing stewards and helpers
- To liaise with potential customers, provide quotes for lettings & hirings, book rooms, car parks etc. when required
- To raise invoices for lettings and hirings
For a full job description and person specification please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 27th September sees the first – and soon to be legendary – Swavesey Folk Night! Featuring a mixture of student and professional acts, this is an exciting addition to the folk circuit. Click here to book tickets!
If you applied for the stART consultancy, please can you resend your application as we have recently had a problem with our email server which has only just been rectified. Apologies in advance for any inconvenience this may cause you.
The stART Consortium is seeking to recruit an organisation development specialist to support the Consortium members to explore and define a new operational model for stART. It is envisioned that this may encompass a strategic analysis of the new Consortium; a review of the existing transition planning work; and a mapping exercise identifying options and potential. The outcome of the work should be a set of organisational development recommendations for the Consortium.
The stART Consortium also hopes to apply for grant monies to enable engagement of an organisation development specialist in a longer term capacity.
For further information and details of this role please contact Lesley Morgan on email@example.com
At this year’s Swavesey Fetsival residents of all ages were given the opportunity to design and print their own canvas bags. The theme of the festival was ‘childhood’ and visiting artist Ricki Outis designed a frame that incorporated nostalgic sweets and the SVC swan logo. Festival-goers then created their own designs to print inside the frame, with fantastic results…
Trust us, you’re gonna want to see this! On Sunday 15th June top comedians Paul Kerensa (of Miranda fame) and Rob Thomas will take to the Swavesey Venue stage with warm-up acts from Swavesey Village College’s very own budding comics! It takes some serious guts to stand up in front of an audience, but that’s what these brave and foolhardy students from years 7 – 10 will do. Described by their mentors as “the best bunch of students we have ever worked with,” you can expect an evening of hilarious entertainment.
Energise is the youth dance platform for South Cambridgeshire. Featuring the best performers in ballet, street, contemporary, tap and more, this show will have something for everyone.
The matinee showcase features Melbourn Juniors, Wisbech, Over Primary School, Tap For Fun, Bar Hill Primary School, Ladybird Borland, Cambridge Contemporary Dance Co, Jnr Sinstars, SCAMBS, Cottenham Village College and the Jack Stinton Dance Company.
The evening showcase features Ladybird Borland, Swavesey Adults, Jenny & Fran, SCAMBS, Melbourn Village College, Lane Academy, Sawston Village College, Cambridge Contemporary Dance Co, Elementz Entertainment, Cambridge University Ballet Club, Impington Village College and the Jack Stinton Dance Company.
Click here to book tickets.