South Lakeland

South Lakeland doesn’t yet have an established local partnership but there’s still plenty of great work happening in the area that you can connect with, to help you take on the Cultural Education Challenge.

Browse the listings below to see which providers are working nearby and what they offer. You can also find recent cultural education news, events and offers local or covering this area.

Providers in South Lakeland

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Kendal Arts International

Kendal Arts International (KAI) is a not-for-profit company established in 2006 to produce and promote world-class outdoor arts even...

Orchestras for All

Breaking down barriers to give all young people the life-changing experience of making music together.

Carcanet Press

Carcanet have “authors available for festivals and events. If you require any further information or would like to arrange an event...

Schools in South Lakeland

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Queen Elizabeth School

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St Bernard's RC Primary School

Ellesmere Port
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Formby High School

2 Stickers Awarded

What's happening in South Lakeland

Stories from the Mill – New Heritage Exhibition at Farfield Mill, Sedbergh.

Posted: 24/11/2023 by Farfield Mill

This autumn a new exhibition has opened at Farfield Mill. The displays across all four levels of the mill tell the story of the people who owned and worked at there during its heyday, and the processes involved in turning fleece into fabric.

Ethan's Journey

Posted: 19/10/2023 by Stockport

For the past six months, Stockport LCEP has been working with Ethan, a local young performer, using the Curious Minds Alternative Saturday Jobs model. In this blog, Ethan charts his journey and reflects on the experience he's gained.

Creative Careers – Is the talent pipeline broken? Can we fix it? Yes, we can!

Posted: 13/10/2023 by Preston City

Chair of Preston LCEP, Tony Rigg, blogs about the work ongoing in the city to boost the creative talent pipeline through careers events for young people in Year 9, about to take their GCSE options.


Posted: 04/10/2023 by 2 Boards and a Passion Theatre Company

A 50-minute interactive play for primary schools Touring during Anti-Bullying Week 2023 Monday 13th - Friday 17th November


Posted: 02/10/2023 by dot-art Schools

Liverpool-based dot-art Schools are working in partnership with Edge Hill University to launch their 12th annual art competition to boost creativity in schools. dot-art Schools has been inspiring, celebrating and championing creativity since 2012.

We're ready for 2024!

Posted: 11/09/2023 by Goofus Theatre CIC

Our performances & workshops are all ready to come to your school and we can't wait to bring them. Following a great academic year in 2022/23 we have new shows ready to go and our popular Create & Animate workshop. Including a Christmas show!

HERITAGE OPEN DAYS (second weekend)

Posted: 24/11/2023 by Farfield Mill
Dates: 11/09/2024 - 15/09/2024

Farfield Mill will be celebrating National Heritage Open Day weekends with stories from the past. Come along to the Mill and find out about the textile heritage of the Yorkshire Dales and Sedbergh.

HERITAGE OPEN DAYS (first weekend)

Posted: 24/11/2023 by Farfield Mill
Dates: 06/09/2024 - 08/09/2024

Farfield Mill is celebrating National Heritage Open Days with stories from the past. Come and find out about the textile heritage of the Yorkshire Dales and Sedbergh.

National Mills Open Weekend

Posted: 24/11/2023 by Farfield Mill
Dates: 11/05/2024 - 12/05/2024

We are proud to take part in the Open Mill Weekend organised by the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB). Visit the Mill and discover more about how fleece is turn into handwoven cloth.

Carried by the Wind - A performance for your festive season in school.

Posted: 11/09/2023 by Goofus Theatre CIC
Dates: 11/09/2023 - 29/02/2024

A feather blowing in the wind, carried on and on, a strange dance, free and magical to who knows where... Through forests, oceans and the frozen north. For Early Years, KS1 & 2. Full day, up to 3 shows - £680 (up to 180 pupils)

Arion - Storytelling Performance, with makaton

Posted: 11/09/2023 by Goofus Theatre CIC
Dates: 11/09/2023 - 31/12/2025

Anything can happen on the way to the market! A re-telling of a Cheshire folktale this beautiful storytelling performances includes song, dance & adventure. Includes makaton signing throughout. Full day, 3 performances - £650 (up to 180 pupils)

There's A Memory Somewhere - performance & workshop. Connections can be found in the strangest of places.

Posted: 08/02/2023 by Goofus Theatre CIC
Dates: 01/01/2023 - 31/12/2025

A 25 minute non-verbal performance introducing the art form of puppeteering. Followed by our taster workshop exploring how to bring objects to life. 2 x 90 minute sessions across the day. Max of 60 pupils per session. £750 per day.

Currently there are no briefs in this region

Posted: 24/11/2023 by Farfield Mill

Visit our website for more information and to dowload a guide for school visits.

Posted: 12/05/2023 by ThickSkin

Our channel jam packed with FREE learning resources, aimed at drama and performing arts students at GCSE / Nationals upwards with curriculum links, allowing students to develop a knowledge of understanding of how theatre is developed and performed.

Posted: 08/02/2023 by Goofus Theatre CIC

Friendship can be anywhere. A magical non-verbal performance using puppetry, mask, music and circus.

Posted: 25/01/2023 by NK Theatre Arts

We can create a bespoke package tailored to specific needs of a school to target certain themes or hit certain curriculum objectives meeting with school staff to discuss the requirements before creating a specific session or performance.

Posted: 25/01/2023 by NK Theatre Arts

Engaging children with stories in a fun and interactive way. During this interactive session, we meet Poppy and Sam who invite the children to join in exploring the world of stories through drama, music, action and song.

Posted: 25/01/2023 by NK Theatre Arts

Bringing Shakespeare to life in a fun way – featuring plays such as Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet or A Midsummer Night’s Dream – NK actors will perform the script in a fun, accessible and engaging way.