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Schools & colleges

Further Education

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We turn world-class arts into unforgettable learning experiences giving students insight into the creative industries and opportunities to develop their talents

Summer Arts Camp

This year’s Summer Arts Camp is taking inspiration from Barbican Art Gallery’s summer exhibition – celebrating dancer Michael Clark and the multi-disciplinary approaches to making art. Exploring visual arts, music, fashion and film, along with dance, music and performance, this week-long series of workshops will conclude with a showcase of artworks, performances and more at the Guildhall’s Milton Court!

Course Dates: Monday 3 August - Friday 7 August

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Barbican Box

‘Invaluable in helping pupils to feel this performance venue is accesible to them both as future practitioners and audience members‘
Teacher, Barbican Box

Discover Barbican and further education

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Watch: Barbican Box Showcase

A creative education programme designed for secondary schools and FE colleges, Barbican Box aims to ignite, support and facilitate music, theatre and visual art making in schools through a process of devising and creating work from scratch.

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Watch: BA Performance & Creative Enterprise at Guildhall

The Performance and Creative Enterprise degree at Guildhall is aimed at artists from a range of music and theatre backgrounds who want to develop their performance, production, collaboration and leadership skills for employment in the arts industry.

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Watch: Big Barbican Workshop

We go behind the scenes of this year's Big Barbican Workshop as students explore all the art forms that the Barbican has to offer, from art, drama, movement, music to spoken word.

At the Guildhall School of Music & Drama

Guildhall School Short Courses

We offer a range of courses covering Jazz, music theory, drama and much more.

For more information on Creative Music Training and other Summer Schools please click the button below to see the complete programme.

Guildhall School's Website

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Join Young Barbican

Be there when it happens with discounted access to unmissable art and entertainment as well as events and creative opportunities for 14-25 year olds

Visit the Barbican Art Gallery

Culture Mile School Visits Fund