Rich, vibrant & brand-new festivals
Showcasing national & international creative talent, supporting young & local artists
Placing culture & creativity at the heart of Worcester
Four International and award-winning artists and organisations have been commissioned to transform city centre buildings with their large-scale light projections created specifically for Light Night Worcester 2021.
Atmosphere is a Spring festival with a strong focus on the environment and the world we live in.
It is designed to spark discussion through a mix of live performances, workshops and events either inspired by the environment or with a clear message about the environment and natural world.
Same but Different
From 19-23 July we made the city and streets of Worcester just that little bit different – creating fun and playful moments throughout the week.
Installation by Designs in Air – © Ravi Lakhani Photography
The Arches Worcester Festivals took empty shop fronts in Worcester’s city centre and brought them to life with playful and fun live performances in Same But Different. Chapel Walk was host to international Hula Hoop performer Angie Mack, serving up the unexpected in...
Emergency Exit Arts’ Recovery Poems visited Worcester city centre and two community hubs as part of The Arches Worcester Festivals’ Same But Different. You can watch our film about the Recovery Poems’ visit to Worcester here! Recovery Poems, is the creation of artists...
10 local poets had their words painted onto the city’s streets as part of The Arches Worcester Festivals’ Same But Different. The short poems selected by The Arches Worcester Festivals team were written by local poets and creative writers as part of The City Speaks...