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Jack Drum Arts is a sustainable, locally-based business providing cultural opportunities for communities in County Durham through a range of workshops, courses, touring theatre, music events and cinema.

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  • BFI Film Academy for Young People

    Are you aged 16-19 years and interested in working in the British Film

    BFI Film Academy for Young People

    shotton 320Are you aged 16-19 years and interested in working in the British Film Industry?

    We are offering an exciting opportunity to work with industry professionals and make your own short film or documentary, whilst earning a Silver Arts Award qualification.

    Through October and November 2015 you will get to explore all aspects of filmmaking from the initial spark of an idea to scriptwriting, shooting, post production and the final film premiere.

    Deadline for applications is October 12th at 5pm.

    Pre Production Dates: Monday 26th until Friday 30th October, 10am until 4pm
    Production Dates: Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th November, 10am until 4pm
    Post Production Dates: Saturday 14th, 21st and 28th November, 10am until 4pm

    For more information and to request an application form please email helen@jackdrum.co.uk or call 01388 765002

    Workshop Venue is St Cuthbert’s Centre, Church Hill, Crook, DL15 9DN (help with transport can be provided).

  • Autumn Youth Arts Programme

    Jackass Youth Theatre
    Mondays (term-time only), 6.30pm – 8.30pm
    Ages 12

    Autumn Youth Arts Programme

    Youth Arts Programme 320Jackass Youth Theatre
    Mondays (term-time only), 6.30pm – 8.30pm
    Ages 12+
    £3 per session (discount for termly payment)


    Cree Youth Project
    Tuesdays, 5pm – 8pm
    Ages 13 – 19
    £1 per session


    Runaway Samba
    Thursdays, 5.30 – 7.30pm
    All ages (under 10’s must be accompanied by an adult)
    £1 per session


    All sessions take place at Jack Drum Arts, St Cuthbert's Centre, Church Hill, Crook, DL15 9DN

  • Halloween Happening

    Join us for a journey through the forest, if you dare. This weird walk

    Halloween Happening

    halloween happening 300Join us for a journey through the forest, if you dare. This weird walk will take you to the edges of the world and back as Jack Drum Arts presents a series of scary songs, stories, and installations that reveal the horror of the Creatures that walk among us, beside us, and within us. Myths, Monsters and Music are the ingredients for the night’s Mayhem. Be prepared for thrills and chills galore – an event not to be missed. Bring a torch and some courage, the monsters are coming out to play…

    Date - Saturday 31st October

    Times - 5pm til 9pm (various time slots)

    Venue - Hamsterley Forest (meet at the visitor centre)

    Cost - £5 per ticket or £16 for a family of 4 (limited number available to purchase on the night)

    please note bookings are taken for time slots at 20 minute intervals

    Contacts - To book in advance please email info@jackdrum.co.uk, call 01388 765002 or visit ticket source to purchase tickets online here:-
    https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/search/uk/searchRegionResults.asp

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Jack Drum Arts

E: info@jackdrum.co.uk
T: 44 (0) 1388 765002

St Cuthbert’s Centre
Church Hill, Crook,
County Durham,
DL15 9DN

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