Summer Holiday Family Friendly Activities

Thursday 25th June

There are lots activities for families, children and young people of all ages in QUAD over the Summer Holidays. 

New Dementia Friendly Screenings at QUAD

Monday 22nd June

Arts Derbyshire in partnership with QUAD, Public Health Amber Valley, Made in Derbyshire and the Alzheimer's Society are introducing dementia-friendly cinema screenings at QUAD and other Derbyshire venues. Come and enjoy a familiar musical, make friends over tea and cake, and enjoy fun activities and chat on the film's theme.
Friday 3rd July at Evergreen Centre, Loscoe, Heanor Singin’ In The Rain (U)
Cost £4, tickets for carers are free

BFI Mediatheque is open again

Thursday 18th June

After some technical difficulties we are pleased to announce that our BFI Mediatheque is back up and running again.
The BFI Mediatheque at QUAD is a digital jukebox featuring many of the best, the rarest and the most extraordinary titles from the BFI National Archive. Simply log on at one of the viewing stations and choose from over 2,000 complete films and TV programmes and watch them FREE at the click of a mouse.

Well dressing sessions in QUAD

Tuesday 9th June

As part of Inspiring Derby Week, QUAD is hosting Spiral Arts who will be creating the Derby Well Dressing around the theme of 175th Anniversary of Derby’s Arboretum throughout the week of Monday 22nd – Friday 26th June
QUAD will be holding FREE drop-in sessions working with Spiral Arts which are open to all on:
Monday 22nd June 11:00am - 3:00pm
Tuesday 23rd June 11:00am – 12:00am
Wednesday 24th June 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday 26th June 2:00pm -3:00pm

Writers & Scriptwriters Needed for Short Film Project

Wednesday 3rd June

FilmsQuad, in association with QUAD, present an exciting opportunity for writers in the East Midlands region and elsewhere in the UK to develop an original story idea into a short film script.
The best story will be developed and produced by a professional creative team, supported by filmsQUAD, and directed by a Derby based Producer-Director duo that have raised £5,000 to shoot in the region this year, with the aim of entering it into the major film festivals for 2016. As the writer you will be fully credited and consulted throughout the production process.

Win an iTunes voucher in our Space Tourism design competition

Wednesday 27th May

space competition
In line with our summer exhibition Radical Enlightenment with Benedict Drew, QUAD Participation will be going on its own Grand Tour into space and needs your help! As space tourists, we will need a ship to take us on our journey through the cosmos and explore the sights, sounds and cultures of the galaxy and we need you.