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Meet the Winners
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Meet the Winners

On Saturday 24th July, our eager Paint the Day artists took to the streets, parks, canals, busy city centre and hidden beauty spots of the Wolverhampon and Whitemore Reans area to capture the day. After eight long creative hours, artists returned to Newhampton Arts Centre to handover and hang their Paint the Day entries. Sunday

Welcome Back
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Welcome Back

A welcome back message from Trevelyan Wright, our CEO: First of all: a huge thanks to those who have already visited us for live events under canvas in the New Horizons outdoor tent.  Both the comedy gigs with Henning Wehn and our first-ever Folk Festival were fantastic events. We have a great summer of live

Joining the NAC Board of Trustees
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Joining the NAC Board of Trustees

Newhampton Arts Centre is a busy community arts centre situation in Whitmore Reans, just outside Wolverhampton city centre. In our theatre we stage just over 100 live events every year – mainly music and theatre. Every week there are over 20 classes in our studios including youth theatre, yoga, street dance and English as a

A Call for Artists
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A Call for Artists

Are you an Artist or Creative Educator? Do you have experience hosting workshops for families with young children? As part of our summer programme of activities and events in our new outdoor covered performance area, The New Horizons Stage, we are looking for 5 Wolverhampton based creatives to host weekly drop-in workshops during August 2021.

A Folk Festival is on the Horizon.
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A Folk Festival is on the Horizon.

We’ve been busy planning an special outdoor music festival this summer named Folk at New Horizons, this will be Folk an the NAC’s first ever folk festival. The festival is due to take place on Saturday 3rd July 2021, originally a theatre date for welsh folk super group Calan. The Folk at the NAC team

Hush Now: A Wolverhampton Review
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Hush Now: A Wolverhampton Review

On Saturday 20th March NAC was proud to host the Wolverhampton digital premiere of Hush Now: Hidden Women by Feral Productions. The live action play was originally scheduled in our theatre programme but was unable to go ahead due to COVID restrictions. The Feral Productions team instead brought this site-specific production to our screens: exploring the