Stars creative workshops for adults who are learning disabled or neurodiverse
Mondays are Dance Days
Dancing makes us feel good! It helps us to be more confident, fit and healthy. A professional dance artist leads these expressive and enjoyable dance and creative movement sessions which explore different ways of making a move.
Tuesdays are for Creative Arts
Explore a galaxy of arts! Including:
Wednesdays are Drama Days
These sessions help us to
• Creatively express ourselves
• Explore new situations
• Try out ideas
• Be inspired
• Build confidence
Drama days are great for beginners and are led by professional drama workers.
Thursdays are for Theatre Skills
For starry eyed people with a passion for being on stage.
• Creative writing
• Actor training
• Set, costume, make-up and more!
On The Day
Each session starts at 10am and finishes at 3pm. A typical day is as follows:
9.45am people begin to arrive
10.00am day begins with warm-up/introductions
11.00am break time
11.15am workshop begins
12.30pm lunch break
1.30pm workshop resumes
2.50pm workshop ends
3.00pm day ends
Bring your own packed lunch. We have a microwave, kettle and toaster.
Wear comfy clothes and shoes. You might like to bring or wear clothes that you don’t mind getting covered in paint if you’re coming to a creative arts session! We do have white painting jackets which can also be worn.
You might like to have your supporter or care worker with you for a little while or even the full day. Support workers are encouraged to join in and be part of the group.
Location and Building
All sessions take part in our lovely building which we call Headway ArtSpace. We are on the main street through Blyth town centre. You can see us on a map by following this link.
We have a wheelchair accessible entrance through the garden and an accessible toilet.
Try Us Out
If you would like to arrange a free taster session please contact us on 01670 351962 or firstname.lastname@example.org
WHEN: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday every week from 10am to 3pm.
WHERE: It all happens at our lovely building Headway ArtSpace in Blyth.
COST: £51.50 per day (from 1st April 2023)
If you have been given a Personal Budget from the local authority you could speak to your Care Manager about using some of it to pay to come to our Stars workshops.
OTHER STUFF: We can help organise transport but we cannot pay for it. Carers and supporters welcome too. If you have any questions get in touch.