Arts Alive In Libraries

Arts Alive In Libraries

Visit your local Library for an exciting programme of live shows, film screenings & workshops. Coming to a library near you soon…

Spring & Summer Events
Creative People & Places

Creative People & Places

Arts Council

We are currently recruiting a Project Director to lead the Project, click here for full details.

Creative People and Places is about more people creating and experiencing great art in the places where they live. Seven Creative Arts Forums are being established and you could play a key part in deciding on what activities take place. Find out more about the forums here.

The next stage
Ely Cinema : Screen Arts

Ely Cinema : Screen Arts

Theatre, Dance & Comedy

Globe on Screen : Antony & Cleopatra (10 June - behind the scenes clip now online), Julie Taymor's A Midsummer Night's Dream (21 June)  NT Live : Everyman (16 July) RSC Live : Merchant of Venice (22 July), RSC Live : Othello (26 August). Tickets now on sale Benedict Cumberbatch as Hamlet 

2015 Live & Encore Screenings
Enter our Babylon Summer Open Exhibition

Enter our Babylon Summer Open Exhibition

Babylon Gallery

Entries from professional & amateur artists welcome for our selected Summer Open Exhibition. Full details here.

Opens Saturday 24 MayRobert Crack : The Stretham Connection 2012-2014. Open Tues - Sun 12pm - 4pm. Free entry. Open Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday.

Coming soon...Cambridge Open Studios (Eastern Preview), ETSY 'pop up shop' for Aquafest weekend.

Monday 6 July : Found Poetry workshop with Sue Burge


Deadline for Entries 1 June 2015
Ely Cinema

Ely Cinema

The Maltings, Ely

Thursday 4 June : 7.30pm
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG)

Sunday 7 June : 7.30pm
Far from the Madding Crowd (12A)

June films
now on sale...A Royal Night Out, Moomins, Spooks, Avengers.

May Films
Isle of Ely Arts Festival

Isle of Ely Arts Festival

Festival Highlights announced

For 33 days this June and July the Isle of Ely becomes a hotbed of art and performance with entertainment for all ages. Festival highlights include Reduced Shakespeare Company, on 27 June at the Maltings, Ely, Comedy4Kids, Outdoor films, theatre and music at Haddenham, Free art workshops, Poetry Slam and Literary events and much, much more.... downloadble brochure

Reduced Shakespeare Company tickets now on sale.  Click here for tickets for 3pm performance, or 7pm performance.

Comedy4kids :
Downham Feoffes & Isleham School

For full festival listings & ticket details see the Festival website

10 June - 12 July 2015