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ArtSpeak (The Radford Centre) 

Prospect Street,

NG7 5QE 

E: Artspeak@radfordcaregroup.org.uk

T: 0115 7484269 / 07579067442

Registered Charity Number: 1073938

ArtSpeak is supported by 


Our courses are a chance for you to join a group and meet individuals with a shared interest in an Artform. 

They're all run by professional tutors and aim to help you build your skill set, knowledge and confidence.

Creative Writing Workshops

ArtSpeak Create

12/02/20, 26/02/20, 11/03/20, 25/03/20, 08/04/20, 22/04/20

Explore your creative writing potential and get involved in our Creative Writing Hub by attending a new series of six writing workshops with Artist, Writing Teacher and Mentor, Cathy LeSurf.

These workshops are designed for all levels of writing ability. Cathy will use a range of fun and thought-provoking exercises and techniques to help you find and develop your writing style.

Whether you’ve always liked the idea of writing but are never sure where, or how, to start. Or if you would like to receive feedback on how to improve your work, these sessions will provide you with the support, advice and guidance to help you thrive in your writing endeavours.

There'll be the opportunity to share and record some of your work.

Workshops will take place on a fortnightly basis beginning Wednesday 12 February.

£30 non ArtSpeak Members, £25 Members or £8 per week

A full schedule of what will be covered in each workshop will soon be available.

Please note: session 5 and 6 will take place at a different venue.

This course will take place at

Wednesdays, 13:00 - 15:00

Meadows Library

Wilford Grove



Creative Writing Workshops

8 week Theatre Course

ArtSpeak Participate

14/21/28 November 5/12 December 23/30 January and 6 February

Artistic Director Tanya Myers leads a journey of exploration, curiosity, and creativity in this new Theatre Hub.
Learn and share through a range of fun games, exercises and tools used to help you collectively create Theatre.

No previous experience in acting or theatre is necessary, just come along with an open mind.

The sessions run on Thursday afternoons and the initial introductory phase of workshops will end on Thursday 6 February. If you would be interested in joining future workshops please get in touch with us for further details.

This course will take place at

Thursdays 14:30 - 16:30

Studio Theatre, Nottingham Arts Theatre

12 George Street



8 week Theatre Course

Access to the studio is via stage door on Old Lenton St. Please note there are three steps up to the studio

Film Making Hub

ArtSpeak Participate

March onwards

Have you ever wondered what’s involved in making a film? Join us for an initial six - week course to look into what makes a good film and learn the process of creating one.

Keith Allott, film tutor and maker, will lead this new film hub, bringing together a menu of ingredients that will help you develop the skills required to producing a film. Whether you want to work behind the camera, be in front of it, or write the screenplay, come along and meet other interested people. Have fun as you learn together and make a film that features your name in the credits!

Sessions will cover script writing, camera techniques, sound recording, use of music, filming and editing. Other elements will be included once the group decides on what it wants to achieve. The group hasn’t formed yet so come along and help us build it.

£30 Non ArtSpeak Member, £25 ArtSpeak Member for 6 weeks or £8 per session

Join us for a cup of tea and a chat during an introductory, taster session to find out more, on Wednesday 4 March, 14:00 - 15:30
Workshops will take place on the following dates: 18/3/20, 01/04/20, 15/04/20, 29/04/20, 13/05/20 and 27/05/20 with the intention to continue throughout the summer.

This course will take place at

Wednesdays 14:00 - 16:00

Strelley Court

Strelley Road



Film Making Hub

For these workshops please meet in the library next door