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Mal Brown playing recycled drums
30 Jan 2015
Are you looking for the ideal fun, educational junk music group?  Local entrepreneur and qualified youth worker Mal Brown has started a new artistic social enterprise with a recycling theme.  He teaches you not only how to play but how to make (from recycled materials) Xylo-chairs, Elephant horns, Pan-de-moniums, Pop tubes, Buckets, Bowls, Games and Happiness.  You name it if you can whack it or...
Hive Shrewsbury - youth arts charity in Shropshire
19 Jul 2013
The Hive supports positive action to support unemployed young people: A lack of aspiration in young people to get involved in training or to find work is a major issue in the County - the Hive in Shrewsbury has revealed. Commenting on a recent study commissioned by the University and College Union, which has revealed a lack of optimism amongst young people who are not in education, employment or...
Mr B returns to Shrewsbury venue
15 Jul 2013
The Hive in Shrewsbury is soon to host an intriguing evening of Chap Hop - when Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer brings his unique rap style to the town once again. Tickets for the event, billed by organisers as a 'truly amazing experience' are incredibly limited and due to sell incredibly fast! Having spent the best part of a decade bringing manners back to popular culture, Mr B promises to entertain...
Hive youth arts and community charity in Shrewsbury
05 Jul 2013
An independent youth arts charity working across Shropshire is appealing for new trustees to join their existing board, presenting an opportunity for local people to get involved with one of the County’s most prominent entertainment venues and community arts organisations. The Hive is based in the heart of Shrewsbury town centre and works across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and the wider sub-...
Summer theatre school at the Hive
04 Jul 2013
A summer theatre school will be taking place at the Hive in Shrewsbury this summer. Young people will have the opportunity to develop new skills whilst having fun and meeting new people. 'Here to Save the Universe' is the name and theme of this year's summer-school which will once again be delivered by established group Shrewsbury Youth Theatre. Young participants will devise a brand new theatre...
Hive Shrewsbury arts and entertainment for people
28 Jun 2013
The summer holidays are rapidly approaching in just a few weeks and the Hive in Shrewsbury has a trio of creative workshops to help keep young people engaged - with the chance to have fun and develop new artistic skills. There will be a theatre summer-school, a film-making master-class and also the much anticipated return of stop-frame animation too! 'Here to Save the Universe' is the name and...
Urban Folk support Hive charity appeal
21 Jun 2013
An independent gift shop in Shrewsbury has chosen to support a local charity's unique appeal for surplus fixtures and fittings. The Hive, a youth arts organisation delivering outreach projects and creative opportunities for young people, recently launched the appeal as a fresh approach to fund-raising - and Urban Folk of Grope Lane responded! The unusual appeal acts as a new and alternative way...
Hive just text giving service launched
31 May 2013
Shropshire youth arts charity the Hive, which works with young people across the county to provide creative opportunities, has today launched a new service which enables prospective supporters to donate to the organisation via texting on a mobile phone. The Hive is the latest amongst a whole raft of national and local charities which are utilisng the Just-Text Giving service which is offered...
Hive Shrewsbury with summer brochure and programme
29 May 2013
It may be dull and grey in terms of the weather at the moment but a Shrewsbury arts venue has today released its new summer programme for the months ahead; with family activities, cinema screenings, world-class concerts and lots more besides. The Hive's latest brochure also provides an in-depth glimpse of the organisation as a youth arts charity, delivering opportunities for young people across...
Animation workshops at the Hive in Shrewsbury
08 Apr 2013
Bosses at Shrewsbury arts venue the Hive, have today reported that stop-frame animation is proving more popular than ever before amongst young people; particularly with a sell-out Easter holiday workshop! Lots of young people are making the most of the Hive's opportunities to get creative and have fun, whilst making new friends and developing artistic skills. The animation workshop which is...
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