During the summer months please allow more time for travel as the car park will be very busy due to good weather, events in the park and cricket matches. For events expected to cause extra traffic/road closures, please see:

Learning and participation

Learning and Participation projects and programmes will be developed in a range of formats at mac birmingham, as well as off-site and in virtual settings, and encompass both regular, long term and one-off opportunities and special projects.

  • Regular courses and workshops – where possible embracing ladders of opportunity for professional development.
  • Tasters and drop-in activity.
  • Special projects, including children and their families, young people, adults and intergenerational work.
  • Long term sustainable outreach projects, with a particular commitment to our role as arts champions (in Yardley), neighbours (Hall Green & Edgbaston) and communities in the north of the city.
  • Projects and brokerage with schools and colleges including adult education.
  • Contract and partnership working.
  • Community and youth based productions, projects and exhibitions/interventions.
  • The interpretation of theatre, gallery, media and cinema programmes – including talks (podcasts and live streaming), symposia, events, workshops/courses etc.