Below is a list of a few opportunities (in closing date order where applicable) for a variety of artists sent to me via email from http://www.creativenorthants.co.uk:
Dance4 is offering an internship from 18 July to 23 Sep to gain experience of working in the dance sector – http://www.dance4.co.uk. Deadline 30th June.
Training in Dance and Movement based work in dementia care, Northampton, UK on 3rd July (mailto:email@example.com or call 07739315084) £20
Marketing for Makers Courses 2011 on 4 July at Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold, LE67 1RU see http://www.ferrersgallery.co.uk/coursesformakers.html
Performing Arts Network free event (talk by CEO of Curve/Edinburgh Festival show tips) 6 July, 5-7pm. Curve Theatre, Leicester LE1 1SB. http://pannetworkspring.eventbrite.com
Core Gallery Open Submission, international contemporary Arts Festival, South East London. http://www.coregallery.co.uk. Deadline: 10 July, 5pm
The BBC Performing Arts Fund now accepting applications for community dance project (deadline 12 July). See http://www.bbc.co.uk/performingartsfund/grants.
Writing your online profile, Wednesday 13 July, 6pm – 8pm. LCB Depot, Leicester LE1 1RE. Book at http://onlineprofile.eventbrite.com
Call for submissions: Frequency 2011 – Lincoln Festival of Digital Culture http://www.thresholdstudios.tv/frequency-2011 by 5pm Friday 15 July
The Upshot: East Midlands Creative Celebration Showcase (Diverse Visual & Performing Arts) Friday 15 July tel 0116 2533450 or email mailto:Mia@mainstreampartnership.co.uk.
An Introduction to the Games Industry: 21 & 22 July. Phoenix Square, Leicester, UK. http://www.phoenix.org.uk. Cost £60
Artist Call Out: Leicester Print Workshop (http://www.leicesterprintworkshop.com/news/14). Deadline for expressions: 5pm, 29 July
New 6-week Write Exposure Creative Writing Courses in Coalville, Leics, UK starting at the end of July (mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org) £50
Call for exhibition submissions to LCB Depot (a platform for emerging & professional artists) email@example.com – deadline 1st August.
Call for entries: Sculpture Competition (Oxford, Bath and London): http://www.artattheedge.org/competition. Deadline Monday 1 August, 2pm. Entry fee £10.
Promoting Your Music Online event Wednesday 10 August, 2pm-5pm. Studio 1, Embrace Arts, Lancaster Rd, Leicester LE1 7HA http://promotemusiconline.eventbrite.com
http://www.salonartprize.com offers £1000 prize money per category: Painting, Sculpture and Installation (including sound) and 2-D Media (ends 13.08)
2011 Aesthetica Creative Works Comp open (deadline end August) – Artwork & Photography, Poetry, Fiction (http://www.aestheticamagazine.com)
Marketing for Makers Courses 2011 on 12 Sept at Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold, LE67 1RU see http://www.ferrersgallery.co.uk/coursesformakers.html.
Child Protection Policy Writing : Review and Update Workshop
Thursday 15 September, 1pm-4.30pm. Lakeside Arts Centre, Nottingham. mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Call for Entries: World Event Young Artists – deadline 1st October (http://www.ukyoungartists.co.uk/content/weya-submission-now-open).
Bilston Craft Gallery is seeking innovative work in metal by national and regional makers… £4000 commission fee. http://www.wolverhamptonart.org.uk/bilston/whats_on/004642.html
Leicestershire http://www.quirkycloset.com wants to make local artists and designers brands BIG (100 free “shop” spaces on the website).
CreativeCoffee Club is where creative people meet fortnightly on a Wednesday at Screen Lounge at Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre, 4 Midland Street, Leicester, LE1 1TJ. http://www.creativecoffeeleicester.com
Job opportunities based in the Midlands area, UK (http://www.themightycreatives.com/whats-new/jobs).
http://thrillskillsnchills.blogspot.com/p/submissions.html is a website “for writers of thrillers, crime, horror and mystery stories to share their short stories or flash fiction”.