Heugh Battery Museum

On Wednesday, 8th August 2018, we visited the Heugh Battery Museum; the only World War One Battlefield in the UK. The Over The Wire young people and activity mentors were taken on a private tour of the battlefield and participated in workshops looking at weaponry, uniform and life in the trenches. The tour provided the opportunity for our students to see the only World War One battlefield in the UK, learn about the bombardment of the Hartlepools and gain an in-depth knowledge about the consequences of the bombardment and life…

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The Menin Gate Tour

Enter will soon be performing at The Menin Gate, Belgium. Part of our Over The Wire project. We are honoured to be performing our own, commemorative songs at this most iconic of WW1 memorial sites. Enter CIC is back in the studio conducting rehearsals for our HLF-funded WW1 commemorative project entitled ‘Over the Wire’. Over the next few months Enter CIC will be involved in an array of high profile international, national and regional commemorative WW1 events. We are honoured to be part of these commemorative events and we are…

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Rehearsals for Menin Gate Commence

We have now commenced rehearsals for our tour to Belgium which is taking place in August 2018. Some members of Upper School have been invited to perform at the Menin Gate, Ypres, Belgium.  In preparation for the event, our young people are learning news songs composed by Paul Flynn. The songs feature beautiful layered harmonies and poignant lyrics. Our young people are working very hard during rehearsals to ensure that they are fully prepared for the trip. All of our young people are very much looking forward to attending the…

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Enter Wins Outstanding Performance Award at the Curve Theatre, Leicester

On the 3rd June 2018, Enter CIC participated in the Junior Theatre Celebration which took place at the Curve Theatre, Leicester. We had a very early start as our young people arrived at The Enter Centre at 5.00am in the morning! We then embarked on a 3 hour bus journey to Leicester! We arrived at the Curve Theatre, Leicester at 9.00am and everyone had a superb day. All of our young people smiled and laughed from morning till night. The event saw some of the biggest names from the West…

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Over 1,500 young people engage with Enter CIC!

Enter CIC is a very busy arts, heritage and culture organisation. Most recently, we have been working with 1500 young people in Hartlepool. The team have had a fabulous time and thoroughly enjoyed working with the young people. The theme of the workshops focussed on commemorating WW1 and saw 17 educational organisations engage with Enter CIC.  The workshops are part of a much bigger heritage project, so keep an eye on our website for updates and news about the next stages. Please take a look at the videos and photographs…

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World War One – Belgium Performance Tour

Those of you who follow our Facebook page (and if you don’t, please do join us) will be aware that Enter CIC have been invited to perform during the Last Post Ceremony at The Menin Gate on the 15th August 2018. We will also be performing at St George’s Chapel, Talbot House and Ypres Market Square as part of our tour.    As you can imagine, we are honoured to have been invited to perform at these memorial sites and we are very much looking forward to visiting the memorial sites and commemorating the fallen service personnel.   …

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