IMAGINE, CREATE AND CRITIQUE, a European Arts Education Seminar starts Wednesday evening (27 March) with a Youth Arts Action workshop. The core participation of the Seminar programme is an Arts Education Platform initiated by the Trans Europe Halles network of independent cultural centres across Europe. Beat Carnival's Director is on the Steering Group of the Platform.
Our percussion tutor Matt Vernon will be working with a group from Glencairn Youth Initiative and Northern Visions T.V on their SmART project. Keep your eye out for it making an appearance on the NVTV channel on your tellybox!
In Accosciation with Arts Ekta, Our highly skilled percussion facilitators will be teaching an beginners programme of Dhol drumming to a group of 54 drummers that will take part in the "Nine Nights" spectacular event on Sat 24th October at City Hall.
We will providing a variety of Carnival elements for the annual"Pirates Off Portrush!" event. Keep an eye out for our 30ft Ghost pirate ship "Kraken", BEATnDRUM PIRATE Samba Band and some of our big heads will be in new costume.