Arts News

Sunday, November 22, 2020

What does the future hold for the performing arts sector following the coronavirus pandemic? Actress Juliet Stevenson and more discuss the topic as part of the Cambridge Literary Festival’s Winter Festival online.

The owner of Church Street Gallery in Saffron Walden says it’s the perfect place to find something unique.

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Comedy being livestreamed

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

A charity standup comedy night is being livestreamed from Cambridge Junction’s Facebook page tomorrow (Friday, November 20 at 8pm).

Cambridge Junction has announced a series of socially-distanced live shows in December, the first events to take place in the venue since March.

Year 3 children at Radwinter Primary School were visited by owls for the first time.

A youth arts competition with cash prizes of up to £25 is now receiving submissions until September 30 at 5pm.

A year-long project focused on inspiring people towards science, technology, arts and mathematics (STEAM) is looking for nominations.

A photographer is calling for women from Uttlesford to help challenge ‘Essex girl’ stereotypes.

An Essex County Council initiative is calling for artists to apply for a £10,000 commission.

Vibrant paintings by a former Turner Prize nominated artist are to go on display in a Cambridge hospital to brighten up the rehabilitation gymnasiums.


It’s a live show! The Comedy Store in Chelmsford City Racecourse

Artists will put work in their windows and gardens - for Open Studios this year

Budding photographers are being encouraged to enter their lockdown images of Cambridgeshire for an online gallery.


The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge has released a collection of ‘art for our time’ greeting cards as a way of providing “a playful perspective on our current lives” during the coronavirus pandemic.

Artists Open Studios will go virtual this year

From horror studio Blumhouse, comes this original take on a literary classic, with an Oscar-worthy performance from Elizabeth Moss.

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