Lockdown may have closed venues up and down the country – from Village Halls to the London Palladium – but it’s not stopped creativity.  Thanks to eight rural touring companies and the support of Arts Council England BBC 6 MUSIC Poet in Residence MURRAY LACHLAN YOUNG’s magical new story of 11-year-old twins Atom & Luna will ... More

Funny Looking Kids Online Comedy Club

Did you join us for Funny Looking Kids Online Comedy Club on Saturday 18th April? We hope you laughed as hard as we did? Well, we have amazing news..we have the whole show right here so you can watch it again and again! Or if you missed the show you can watch it right here. So, get the whole family together, grab a seat on the sofa and ... More

Ensonglopedia – Online Gig

Did you miss our first online gig, Ensonglopedia? Well don't worry because here it is for you to enjoy time & time again.  Audience feedback is very important to us,  we would be grateful if you could please complete the short survey below.   It should take no longer than 30 seconds but your feedback is invaluable to us. More

Getting Crafty – Paper Shaker Music Maker

Hello! And welcome back to Getting Crafty with Citadel Arts. We're bringing our Music & Comedy Festival to Virtual Life on Saturday 11th April with Ensonglopedia -an Online Gig. So we thought it would be fun to get creative and make a fun, Paper Shaker Music Maker. For this task you are going to need: 1 x paper plate A handful of dry ... More

Poetry Competition – Magic at Midnight

To celebrate bringing our Music & Comedy Festival for Families to virtual life, we are giving you the chance to win a family ticket (4 people) to a future Citadel Arts show. We want you to get creative and write us your own song or poem...easy peasy. When you've written your masterpiece, simply upload it into the comments, or email it ... More

Song/Poetry Competition

Who wants to win a family ticket (4 people) for a future Citadel Arts show? We may be staying inside for now, but the time will come when we’ll once again be popping up in exciting & unusual spaces. So, how lovely would it be to have a fantastic family show to look forward to? Danny has everything you need to know in the video ... More

Bringing our Music & Comedy Festival to Virtual LIfe

We are super excited to be working with artists to bring our Music & Comedy Festival to virtual life. From 4th - 18th April we'll bringing all the fun of a Citadel Arts festival into the digital world with two online events lined up which are guaranteed to have you singing along or full-on belly laughing. We'll be getting creative ... More

Getting Crafty – Monster Bookmarks

Hello! And welcome back to Getting Crafty with Citadel Arts. I have to admit I am a bit of a bookworm.  I love reading and have always got a book or two that I'm reading on the go, but I don't have any bookmarks and am always losing my place in a book.  So today we're going to solve that problem by making some Monster Bookmarks. For this ... More

The Magical World of Citadel Arts is Still Here to Welcome You

It's been two weeks since, following Government and Department of Public Health guidelines, we made the decision to postpone all of our community workshops and upcoming Music & Comedy Festival. Children, families and the artists that we work with are at the heart of everything we do and as such, during these difficult times, it is of ... More

Getting Crafty – Caterpillar

Hello! And welcome back to Getting Crafty with Citadel Arts. As we are going to be spending some time indoors overs the next few weeks, we thought it would be nice if we could ‘Bring the Outdoors In’, so everyday this week we have been creating something different to go in our very own indoor garden and this is our last activity to ... More