Music & Drama Education Expo | Manchester


Music & Drama Education Expo, Europe’s largest conference and exhibition for anyone involved in music & drama education, takes place in Manchester on 10 October 2019

All visitors can benefit from 20 free-to-attend CPD sessions and over 60 exhibitors from the creative field to speak to. Enjoy practical and inspiring sessions, and get advice on your practice from industry experts this October.

Opening times:

Thursday 10 October          0900 - 1700

               Register for free here                      View all CPD sessions

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The Space is the place

In anticipation of Music & Drama Education Expo | Manchester 2019, Alasdair Buchan reflects on his experience at Expo London 2019 from the best seat in the house, as Theatre Manager of The Space

Present a session at Expo

Music & Drama Education Expo | Manchester opened it's call for papers at the start of May, welcoming all to submit sessions that will inspire visitors. If you have a session idea you'd like to submit, be sure to enter the call for papers before it closes on 20 May.

“A useful event to meet delegates who are looking for the work we provide but have not yet heard of us. Also, a great chance to meet other similar organisations and network within the community.”

Lowri Davies, Administrator, The Voices Foundation

“Thank you for creating a wonderful opportunity for Arts colleagues to meet and learn together.”

Cate Madden, Edsential Music Adviser

“Thanks for all the support provided by every member of the team, before during and after the show! Extremely well organised!”

Katherine Savage, Events Executive, ABRSM Publishing

“I thought it was a brilliant event and well worth flying over for. It was extremely well organised and everyone I spoke to seemed to be having a great time. It was fantastic for networking too… Congratulations on such a great event.”

Rachael Howarth

“This event is our most valuable of the year and we always have a great time, meeting lots of new customers and contacts. There's a nice community feel to the exhibition side and the staff organising on the day are really helpful.”

Kirsten Cowan, Business Development Coordinator, RSL (Rockschool Ltd.)

“A great day @MusicEdExpo – thanks to everyone for all the #ideas and opportunities to #network”

Steven Roberts, Conductor