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TikTok Creative Academy x Baby People: Creative Derby Celebration

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Join TikTok Creative Academy for a day of creativity, inspiration, and community at the Creative Derby Celebration!

This exciting event, in partnership with Baby People, the UK’s first dedicated Hip Hop school, aims to shine a spotlight on the hidden creative gems of Derby and Derbyshire.

The day will include:

Workshops: Immerse yourself in dynamic workshops covering a range of artistic disciplines, from songwriting to breakdancing. Led by experienced professionals, these workshops are designed to ignite your creativity and expand your artistic horizons.

Open mic session: Take the stage and showcase your talents during our open mic session! Whether you’re a poet, musician, singer, or dancer, this is your opportunity to shine and share your creativity with the community.

Meet and greet: Rub shoulders with Derby’s renowned performance artists, including Chanita Stephenson, Rukus & Baby J, Producer Baz, and Idi Akz. Connect with fellow creatives, share ideas, and be inspired by the incredible talent in the region.

Free food and drinks: Enjoy complimentary refreshments throughout the day, to fuel your creativity and keep the energy flowing as you explore all that the Creative Derby Celebration has to offer.

Why attend?

  • Celebrate creativity: Discover the vibrant creative community of Derby and Derbyshire and celebrate the impact of the arts on our region.
  • Learn and grow: Participate in engaging workshops and activities designed to enhance your skills and inspire your creativity.
  • Connect with peers: Network with like-minded individuals, forge new connections, and collaborate on future projects.
  • Be inspired: Hear from accomplished artists and performers, and gain insight into their creative processes and journeys.