The Crescent Arts Centre

The Crescent Arts Centre

Charity information

The Crescent Arts Centre

Provides access to a variety of dance, music, creative writing and visual art classes for all ages and abilities, cutting-edge performances and events and runs 2 festivals annually for all to enjoy.

Founded 1980

  • Mission statement

    The Crescent Arts Centre offers opportunities for everyone to meet and be inspired by a varied artistic programme of participatory events, performances and exhibitions.

  • Aims

    The Crescent Arts Centre aims to:

    • Develop participants' sense of achievement and full capacity as members of society so that their conditions of life may be improved through participation in the arts.
    • Advance the education of the public by promoting artistic activities, performances and tuition in a range of arts subjects including spoken & written word, music, dance and visual arts.
    • Promote a diversity of art forms and high standards in community arts activities.
    • Preserve and improve an historic building to be enjoyed by the public.
    • Encourage and facilitate the participation in and appreciation of artistic activities by people from all sectors of society that would not normally participate in such activities.
  • Overview

    Established: September 1980

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 7

    Part time staff: 14

    Volunteers: 6

    Phone number: 028 90 242338

    Address: Crescent Arts Centre 2-4 University Road Belfast BT7 1NH

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