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Antonia Black – Broadway Arts Festival Artist in Residence 2020

2019-11-29T16:03:17+00:00November 29th, 2019|Art Workshop/Demonstration, The festival|

  Antonia Black has been a familiar lively presence at Broadway Arts Festival for many years and a regular judge of The Great Broadway Paint-Off.We are delighted to announce her as our official “Artist in Residence” for the 2020 Broadway Arts Festival! A prolific, professional Australian artist who settled locally in The Cotswolds, she originally studied at the [...]

Director of the National Portrait Gallery Nicholas Cullinan to appear at the 2020 Broadway Arts Festival

2019-11-17T12:11:57+00:00November 17th, 2019|Lectures, The festival|

  We are pleased to announce that Nicholas Cullinan, Director of the National Portrait Gallery will be appearing at our festival in conversation with our Patron, Sir Roy Strong who was the Director from 1959-1973, on "50 Years of the National Portrait Gallery" on Friday 12th June at 2pm. Nicholas took up his position as [...]

Apply to take a stand in the marquee at Broadway Arts Festival artBEAT from June 5-7 2020

2019-11-02T11:06:51+00:00November 2nd, 2019|Art sale, Art Workshop/Demonstration, Exhibition|

Artists & Craftspeople! Apply to take a stand in the marquee at Broadway Arts Festival artBEAT from June 5-7 2020. artBEAT is the opening 3 day weekend for the festival that showcases the work of some of Britain’s top artists, designers and artisans in the main marquee on the village green in this idyllic Cotswold [...]

Haidee-Jo Summers to run exclusive En Plein Air oils workshop in the gardens of Russell House where Sargent painting Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose.

2019-10-31T15:58:21+00:00October 31st, 2019|Art Workshop/Demonstration|

  The first of our 2020 festival workshop announcements! An opportunity to practice plein air painting in oils with Haidee-Jo Summers, member of the Royal Institute of Oil painters, in the special setting of Russell House, where Sargent famously painted Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose Learn about Haidee-Jo’s fresh and vibrant approach to capturing the light [...]

Broadway Arts Festival wins “Best Festival or Event” in Worcestershire Award

2018-11-24T10:35:32+00:00September 29th, 2018|Art Competition, Arts Grants, Sponsorship, The festival|

Broadway Arts Festival have won "Best Festival or Event" at the Visit Worcestershire Awards of Excellence 2018. Chair of the management committee Karen Bloch was presented with the award by TV presenter, historian and author Professor Kate Williams at a ceremony in Worcester on 11th September. Broadway Arts Festival took place 8th - 17th June [...]

Winners announced for the Open Arts Competition Reflection!

2018-05-25T17:48:51+01:00May 25th, 2018|Art Competition, Exhibition, The festival|

The theme for the 2018 competition was ‘Reflection’. The competition was open to any artist, in any medium including photography, sculpture, film, ceramics and design makers. Thank you to everyone who entered, we had a record-breaking 925 entries from around the globe! 200 of the entries are being shown in a prestigious selling exhibition at Little [...]

Broadway Arts Festival to fund free creative activities for Broadway Primary & Nursery Schools

2018-05-03T17:53:13+01:00May 3rd, 2018|Art Workshop/Demonstration, Music, The festival|

Broadway Arts Festival has announced they are funding an exciting programme of activities and events for local schools throughout the festival in June (8-17). This will be 10 days of the most diverse, creative, educational and entertaining events the festival has ever presented.  They are encouraging the next generation with a new programme of family [...]

2018 Festival Programme – now available on the website

2018-03-08T11:59:11+00:00March 8th, 2018|The festival|

We are pleased to announce that the 2018 programme of events has been announced and can now be be viewed on the website! Tickets will go on sale on 30th March at 10am through the website - Benefactors & Friends priority booking starts at 10am on March 16th. We have over 60 events this year with many [...]

This Evil Thing by Michael Mears (27th Feb 2018) at The Lifford Hall

2018-02-14T10:43:20+00:00February 14th, 2018|Theatre|

Don't forget, our next event is coming up on Tues Feb 27th at the Lifford Hall & tickets are on sale through our website! THIS EVIL THING explores the courage it took to be a pacifist in the First World War, one hundred years ago – following two men in particular: Bert Brocklesby, a young [...]

NEWS RELEASE – Broadway Arts Festival announces expanded 2018 programme thanks to LEADER grant award

2018-02-06T12:33:12+00:00February 6th, 2018|Art Competition, Art Workshop/Demonstration, Exhibition, Lectures, Music, Sponsorship, The festival, Theatre|

2018 FESTIVAL LAUNCH Broadway Arts Festival today announced an exciting expanded programme of events for the 2018 festival, made possible by the recent award of a Worcestershire Leader Grant from The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development. The award recognises the important contribution made to the rural economy by the Broadway Arts Festival, which is [...]