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Love Later Life: Creative and Cultural Participation

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Oxford Town Hall

6 Saint Aldate's

Oxford

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Age of Creativity Festival Event


The Panel


Caroline Abrahams- Charity Director, Age UK

- Creativity and culture- and the role of older people

David Cutler- Director, Baring Foundation

- An international perspective

Darren Henley OBE- CEO, Arts Council England

- Creativity and culture- and the role of the arts

Penny Thewlis- CEO, Age UK Oxfordshire (Chair)

- Cross sector partnership working at a local level


Followed by

Best Practice examples


  • Best Practice 1: Age UK Oxfordshire, Partnership Model, Lead Speaker: Farrell Curran

  • Best Practice 2: Equal Arts, Partnership project, Lead Speaker: Kate Parkin

  • Best practice 3: Royal Exchange Theatre Elders programme, Lead Speaker: Andy Barry


Round table discussions

  1. What could Age UK/ Organisations that support older people do to support more older people to access creative opportunities?

  2. What could Arts Council England/ Cultural organisations do to support more older people to access creative opportunities?

  3. What support/ resources would best support the development of more sustainable opportunities for older people to engage in creative opportunities as audiences, participants, volunteers and artists?

* Information gathered during the eventwill be used to inform the Creative and Cultural Participation project and establish a new creative toolkit

- Closing thoughts

- Networking opportunity


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