Arts Activities

All Together Now! FREE ARTS FOR ALL! Funded by Reaching Communities/ Big Lottery 



Games Tank 4:30pm-6:30pm. For 11-17s meet up group for Gamers. Share, play, compete. on new and vintage games and consoles.

Write On! 6.30pm- 8pm. Creative Podcast Writing 16 +, write the jingles, interview questions and stories for the LOOSE at The Studio new Podcast.

The Studio Sings 6.30pm-8pm – FREE choir (All Welcome, No Language Barrier)


Artspace 4:30-6pm. Art sessions for 7-11s. Please book. Parents welcome to stay and join in.

Singing The Musicals! 6pm-7.30pm 16+. Whatever you want to kick start your career on the stage or just sing through your favourite musical hits, composer and musical director Ashely M A Walsh (Closets, The Jury) will take you from warm ups to the west end!

LOOSE Threads. 6pm-7.30pm. Documentary making group highlighting each month, the extended community within The Studio and the wider Widnes and Halton area.
To be screened on The Studio monthly film night.


Mind Craft 12:30am-2:30pm Friendly craft group.

Creative Writing 1-3pm Creative Writing For Unemployed/Retired/or just those free on Fridays!

Get Up! 1- 3pm Gardening  and Upcycling. Giving new life to the outdoor spaces and old instruments. Bring your ideas. Free refreshments!


Creative Writing 11-12:30pm For 7-11s

Tambourine Tots! 11am – 12pm. A free musical for 0 -5s, accompanied by their parents or carers exploring rhythm and movement through song. Free tea and toast and time to chat.


Rock’n’Bowl Café 1-3.30pm Light affordable bites, games and good company. Supported by our volunteer team.

Band Camp 1-5pm By Appointment. Sessions for musicians, techies, and singers; a space to develop and take part in Studio Recording, Live Sound, Promotion, Online Presence, Video, Photography… All that stuff bands need. Get in Touch!
Be part of the LOOSE music compilation and gigs.

Jam Sessions 1.30pm-3pm Come along, have a jam, guitars provided. Meet like minded people and have a bite to eat at The Rock ‘n’ Bowl Café.

Scratch the Itch  2-4pm By Appointment. Fancy taking to the stage?  We are supporting artists to write and perform comedy sketches, poetry monologues for a scratch, variety event. (Events twice a year) No experience needed.

Band Rehearsals

Wed 4pm-8pm & Sun 1-3pm  & 3-5pm (Booking Essential! Donations Welcome)


Studio Community Meetings

Last Sunday of the month 5pm. Come and have your say. You can help develop the activities and events and shape the future of The Studio. All welcome, free refreshments.

Stand Up At The Studio

First Friday of the Month  – 6 Comedians take to the stage – £3

Authentic Acoustic

Monthly Original music night with an attentive audience, share your music and your influences.

Studio Theatre Club

Join our Studio Theatre Club every show will be at the Membership price of £5. Use our Contact form to join!

Volunteer Work Days

1st Saturday of the Month 10.30-12.30pm- come along get involved, meet new friends and learn how you can be part of The Studio Community! Free tea and toast.

Bazaar & Record Fairs

Bi Monthly Record Fair with live music, craft and vintage stalls and food. Tables £5 to book.