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  • Saturday 22 April - Saturday 3 June 2017

    The Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition 159

    Featuring an eclectic mix of work by 75 photographers from 16 countries, providing a fascinating insight into the range and diversity of photography today.

  • FREE Exhibition | Mon - Sat | 22 April - 3rd June

    Adrian Ashworth

    Photography exhibition exploring the relationships between dementia sufferers and their carers.

  • FREE | Saturday 15th July | 10am - 4pm

    The 'Freshly Pressed' Print Fair

    An excellent opportunity to own affordable fine art prints, textiles and self published books and zines by the best of regional artists and designers. Also featuring live music, spoken word, poetry, demonstrations and children's activities.

  • Family Theatre | Sunday 28th May | 1pm and 3pm

    The Owl & The Pussycat

    The Owl and the Pussycat are surprised when a storm sweeps them out of the window, SPLASH! Join Kitchen Zoo on an unexpected voyage to a curious land.

  • FREE Exhibition | 15 - 24 June

    Open College of the Arts Exhibition: We Are Connected

    Europe’s first distance learning MA Fine Art graduates’ exhibition showcasing at The Civic

  • Saturday 27th May | 7.30pm


    Autobiographical comedy, storytelling and conversations with the audience. A curious, colourful and candid exploration through ADHD Diagnosis and Mental Health

  • Join our fundraising campaign to breathe more life into this iconic building


    Sir Michael Parkinson has backed a major £5m fundraising campaign to renovate The Civic to become a world-class destination for the arts by 2023

  • Opportunity to be part of a creative hub in South Yorkshire

    Business Units Available

    The Civic is currently home to a number of arts companies, creative businesses and the Barnsley Music Service.

Latest News and goings on at The Civic

From Barnsley to Bolshoi: Gotta Dance!

As The Civic in Barnsley launches a major fundraising campaign to ‘Give The Civic Back to the People’, Tala Lee-Turton explains why she’s supporting their ambition to become a world class centre for the arts.

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