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We’ve been collaborating with jazz and experimental music promoters Fizzle for some time, pairing musicians with short films, producing some brilliant new live score performances. For this speci...

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Flatpack 2021: Colourbox - Fizzle Reanimated

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  • 25-Sep-2021 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Midlands Art Centre
  • 3 - 16 years
  • £0.00 - £6.00
Flatpack 2021: Colourbox - Fizzle Reanimated
Fantasic For Families

We’ve been collaborating with jazz and experimental music promoters Fizzle for some time, pairing musicians with short films, producing some brilliant new live score performances. For this special Colour Box event, we have a stellar line-up of musicians (Charlotte Keeffe (trumpet), Piera Onacko (keys) & Max Tomlinson (electronics / drums) Tom Poutney (guitar)) taking to the stage with a selection of classic animated short films from pioneer filmmakers such as Ryan Larkin, Norman McLaren, and Al Jarnow. With extraordinary new sounds and exceptional old films, this is an absolute must-see-hear, and our Colour Box compere will be on hand bringing an extra level of entertainment. 

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you can come and get creative with the family!

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Venue details

Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
Cannon Hill Park, Queen's Ride B12 9QH

  • Birmingham

    Motionhouse Dance-Circus Workshop for Children

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Join the amazing professional dancers from Motionhouse and learn all about physical dance-circus during this one day workshop especially designed for children.What will you learn on this course?

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Introduction to Wheelwork for Young People

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    12 - 16 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2021 3:00:00 PM

    This one-day course provides an exciting introduction to the world of ceramics and the art of wheel work. You will be shown how to make thrown ceramic bowls which you can decorate using coloured slips...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Virtual Reality Filmmaking

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    12 - 16 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2021 3:00:00 PM

    The tutor will introduce students to the concept of creative VR filmmaking, working with 360 camera equipment including GoPro’s and Insta360’s.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Pottery Pumpkins

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2021 3:00:00 PM

    During this 1 day course children will learn how to make a handbuilt pottery pumpkin then add decoration inspired by artist Yayoi Kusama.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Magic Camp

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 29-Oct-2021 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    6 - 11 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Children will unleash their creativity and take a trip down to a “Harry Potter™” inspired world. Everyday children will explore a different magical theme;

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Creative Writing Juniors

    25-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    7 - 11 years
    10/25/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/25/2021 12:30:00 PM

    This half day course will bring some fun into creative writing. Course tutor Carol's approach is about building confidence and finding enjoyment in dreaming up ideas and using these ideas to begin wri...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Creative Writing for Young People

    25-Oct-2021 13:30 PM - 16:00 PM
    12 - 16 years
    10/25/2021 1:30:00 PM 10/25/2021 4:00:00 PM

    Are you an aspiring writer or just can’t get started? Learn some top techniques for creative writing for all levels of experience and confidence.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Family Pottery: Pac Man™ and Tetris™ Money Boxes

    26-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/26/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Create pottery money boxes inspired by arcade classics Pac Man™ and Tetris™.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Animation: Creepy Creatures & Spine Tingling Stories

    26-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    6 - 11 years
    10/26/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Little Geeks is MAC’s digital festival for children, featuring an exciting mix of live shows, virtual reality, gaming and workshops for little geeks (and big geeks!) throughout October half...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Super Sounds for Children

    26-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    6 - 11 years
    10/26/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2021 12:00:00 PM

    In this course children will learn how to create their own music which will include a chorus or verse and be accompanied by samples and sounds of their choice. Using industry software and professional...

    Super Sounds for Children
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Future Poets and Meme Makers

    26-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/26/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/26/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Inspired by “insta-poetry” and memes you will make collages and drawings to complement your ideas and message.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Super Sounds for Young People

    26-Oct-2021 13:00 PM - 15:00 PM
    12 - 16 years
    10/26/2021 1:00:00 PM 10/26/2021 3:00:00 PM

    In this course children will learn how to create their own music which will include a chorus or verse and be accompanied by samples and sounds of their choice. Using industry software and professional...

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Wreck-It Ralph

    26-Oct-2021 13:30 PM - 15:30 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    0 - 16 years
    10/26/2021 1:30:00 PM 10/26/2021 3:30:00 PM

    Wreck-It Ralph (voice of Reilly) longs to be as beloved as his game's perfect Good Guy, Fix-It Felix (voice of Jack McBrayer). Problem is, nobody loves a Bad Guy. But they do love heroes... so when a ...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Rag Rugged Spiders, Spooks and Unicorns

    27-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/27/2021 3:00:00 PM

    In this one day course you will learn the basics of rag rugging and then turn it into an awesome piece of art!

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Print Making

    27-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/27/2021 3:00:00 PM

    On this one-day course, children will learn about two brilliant printmaking processes, one with, and one without a print press. The tutor will introduce a range of techniques including monoprint and c...

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Light Painting Photography

    27-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    12 - 16 years
    10/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/27/2021 3:00:00 PM

    This one-day course is a chance for you to enjoy learning about night time photography, using light to paint patterns, and get the opportunity to use a pixel stick, a new innovative tool where you can...

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    I Got Bars Rap Camp

    27-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 29-Oct-2021 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    8 - 12 years
    10/27/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 3:00:00 PM

    During this three day camp children will be given a chance to explore the fun, positive side to lyric writing with topics and content based on their own interests and hobbies. 

    I Got Bars Rap Camp
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Little Geeks: Smart Play Zone

    27-Oct-2021 11:00 AM - 29-Oct-2021 11:00 AM
    Midlands Art Centre
    0 - 16 years
    10/27/2021 11:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 11:00:00 AM

    Little Geeks is MAC’s digital festival for children, featuring an exciting mix of live shows, virtual reality, gaming and workshops for little geeks (and big geeks!) throughout October half...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Day of the Dead LED & UV Masks

    28-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 29-Oct-2021 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/28/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Decorate with fluorescent paints and see your work glow under UV light. We'll even add miniature LED lights to create an unearthly illumination!

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Robot Mayhem

    28-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    6 - 11 years
    10/28/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/28/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Working with illustrator Jessica Hartshorn, participants will have a choice of materials from acrylic paint, pastels, to crayons to create their very own robot designs, paintings and movable mobile. L...

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Spooky Pottery Camp

    28-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 29-Oct-2021 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    6 - 11 years
    10/28/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Build your own Haunted House with creaky floors, flickering lights, chilling sounds and creepy crawlers, and then go explore the unknown using your spooky hand built lantern!

    Spooky Pottery Camp
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Little Geeks: Retro Gaming Night (for Big Geeks)

    28-Oct-2021 18:30 PM - 22:30 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    0 - 16 years
    10/28/2021 6:30:00 PM 10/28/2021 10:30:00 PM

    Little Geeks is MAC’s digital festival for children, featuring an exciting mix of live shows, virtual reality, gaming and workshops for little geeks (and big geeks!) throughout October half...

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Haunted MAC Drama Day

    29-Oct-2021 10:00 AM - 15:00 PM
    Midlands Art Centre
    6 - 11 years
    10/29/2021 10:00:00 AM 10/29/2021 3:00:00 PM

    Is MAC haunted? Use your imagination and work together to create a dramatic spooky performance in a day, supernatural spooks, creepy characters and spells to ward them off.

    Haunted MAC Drama Day
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • FREE
    Birmingham

    Little Geeks: Bittersuite - Self

    30-Oct-2021 12:00 PM - 12:15 PM
    0 - 16 years
    10/30/2021 12:00:00 PM 10/30/2021 12:15:00 PM

    Little Geeks is MAC’s digital festival for children, featuring an exciting mix of live shows, virtual reality, gaming and workshops for little geeks (and big geeks!) throughout October half...

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Babies Adventures In Music (BAM)

    12-Nov-2021 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    Midlands Art Centre
    0 - 1 years
    11/12/2021 11:00:00 AM 11/12/2021 11:45:00 AM

    We can’t wait to see you at the return of our BAM concerts!

    Midlands Art Centre
    Cannon Hill Park, B12 9QH
  • Birmingham

    Slot Machine Theatre: One Snowy Night

    16-Nov-2021 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    4 - 16 years
    11/16/2021 10:30:00 AM 11/16/2021 11:30:00 AM

    The charming stage adaptation of Nick Butterworth's best selling book, featuring Percy the Park Keeper.

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, B12 9QH
  • FREE
    Birmingham

    Christmas Arts Market 2021

    27-Nov-2021
    0 - 16 years
    11/27/2021 12:00:00 AM 11/27/2021 12:00:00 AM

    Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 November 2021 & Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 December 2021 | 11am - 5pm | FREE | Public spaces and First Floor Gallery

    Midlands Arts Centre (MAC)
    Cannon Hill Park, B12 9QH

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