Welcome to The Forge

The Forge is an organisation that creates participatory arts projects that inspire young people to become successful, confident individuals capable of reaching their full potential. Working across the North-East region we make high quality and high impact cultural programmes that are courageous, relevant and excellent. Click here to watch our showreel.

Work with us...


Durham Brass Festival 2014 Community Tour»

8 brilliant bands available for booking to play in your community venue. Click here for more information

Young People

Arts Award Training»

Support the creative development of young people with Arts Award Bronze & Silver training.


Brass In Your School!»

Fantastic opportunity for all schools in Durham. Click here for more information


Suitcase of Survival in Peterlee»

St Bede’s in Peterlee become active citizens by learning about the Holocaust