Our Members

Arts Connect

Arts Connect works with a variety of partners including education, arts, culture and local government in the West Midlands to ensure that all children and young people (aged 0 to 25) can benefit from engagement in high quality arts and cultural activities.

Birmingham Education Partnership

BEP believes in increasing student engagement with Arts, Culture and Creativity to enable visual, kinaesthetic and expressive learners to engage in a deeper and more meaningful way with their education.


DesiBlitz is the leading British Asian lifestyle and news magazine.

Lapworth Museum of Geology

Enabling visitors to explore life over the past 3.5 billion years, the Lapworth Museum showcases exceptional objects from one of the UK’s most outstanding geological collections.

Open Theatre

Open Theatre’s vision is to make the West Midlands a centre of best practice and excellence for young people with learning disabilities (YPWLD).

The Old Rep Theatre

The Old Rep is a space for young people, run by young people. The theatre has established itself as a creative hub for the arts, striving to be accessible to as many people as possible and creating a vibrant space for the provision of high quality events and projects.

BE Festival

BE FESTIVAL turns the notion of conventional theatre upside down. It crosses borders, creative disciplines and blurs the boundary between audience and artist.

Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Hippodrome is committed to forging relationships with schools in the West Midlands - developing the next generation of artists and audiences.

Dance Xchange

DanceXchange is an internationally known Birmingham-based dance agency, with a strategic role in developing dance.

Little Earthquake

We exist to give people experiences that aren’t boring!

Sampad South Asian Arts and Heritage

Education, Outreach and Lifelong Learning are central to Sampad’s mission to promote a deeper understanding of society, culture, diversity and citizenship, using accessible South Asian artforms.

The Play House

The Play House uses participatory theatre and drama to support the language and learning of children 3-11.

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group (BCMG) is passionate about involving and supporting people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in the creation and performance of new music.

Birmingham Repertory Theatre

The REP is more than just a theatre; our building, staff and productions provide an amazing learning resource for schools, colleges and communities across the West Midlands.


Ikon is an internationally acclaimed contemporary art gallery situated in central Birmingham.

Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)

MAC provides arts for all, for every age and background, offering a wide range of learning and participation courses across a variety of artforms.

Services for Education - Music Service

Services For Education - Music Service uses the power of learning and of music to create and build confidence amongst children, young people, adults and communities across the city of Birmingham.

Welsh National Opera

Birmingham is WNO’s home in England and we work across the West Midlands to bring the power, drama and raw emotion of opera to children and young people through performances and transformative educational experiences.