What's on?

Arts in Parliament is a programme of unique performances and exhibitions celebrating artistic talent from across the UK in 2012.

Arts in Parliament runs from June to September 2012.

All of the events are free, but you will need to book tickets in advance for some of the performances.

Booking is now open. Please see the information about individual events for more details.

Ceramic Flower Garden, 1 June - 25 August

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See this spectacular garden of ceramic roses and tulips, created by artist Paul Cummins

Hands Around the World, 14 June - 2 July

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Arts in Parliament brings together a collection of creative peace murals made by communities across the world. These murals will fill walls of Westminster Hall, bringing it to life

Akademi, 5 July & 10 August

Arts in Parliament are excited to present Akademi, the UK’s leading South Asian dance organisation, who will be giving two unique performances in Westminster Hall

People and Parliament, 6 - 10 July

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This series of short films highlights some of Parliament's ongoing public engagement work

New Views, 11 July

Arts in Parliament is delighted to bring the world premiere of a new play that puts the younger generation’s perspective to the heart of democracy in the UK

Stories of the World, 24 July

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Young curators from across the country bring Stories of the World to Westminster Hall: an afternoon of dance, performance poetry, fabulous costumes, contemporary design, museum artefacts and discussion

Youth Music Voices, 25 July

Young people from all over the UK will make a contemporary mark in Westminster Hall and become part of its rich history by singing to celebrate the world coming to the host city

REPRESENT, 1 - 6 August

REPRESENT is a unique poem for 2012, created using the words of people from across the UK, to be shown as short film in Westminster Hall

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At this exciting, unique performance we bring together talented young dancers, street artists, singers, spoken word artists and free-runners from across the country

Journey to the Podium, 13 - 29 August

Arts in Parliament is pleased to present a selection of artworks from the Journey to the Podium collection in an Olympic Inspire-marked exhibition which fuses sport and art

Godiva Awakes, 1 - 7 September

See this unique exhibition which shows Godiva's progress from Coventry to London

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