Imagine.

Make.

Inspire.

About Imagineer

Imagineer makes live events, in particular theatre and outdoor performance, education programmes, special commissions and touring work. Our projects bring together creative thinkers and innovators from the arts sector with engineers, architects, educationalists, special effects artists and designers.

Our Vision: “To create new and extraordinary outdoor and site-specific work through dynamic creative collaborations, transforming spaces and creating beauty and human connections where you least expect them, lasting in the memory forever.”

Bridge

Bridge is an ambitious outdoor art and engineering project that will lead to the creation of an iconic bridge structure, the basis for an irresistible live spectacle.

The Bridge will appear in Grantham, Coventry and Worcester, where it becomes the setting for a one-off, memorable performance. Meanwhile, communities in the host cities will take part in a programme of bridge building and artistic activity.

Bridge stands at the intersection of engineering, art and social change. Crafted and made by engineers; completed and made into a spectacle by outstanding artists, performers and members of the public: Bridge is a project for our time.

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Projects

Halloween Fiesta

Halloween Fiesta

This new event for Coventry City Centre is being developed in partnership with the Coventry BID. We will create a moving visual feast on the streets o
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The Daimler Powerhouse

The Daimler Powerhouse

Imagineer has a vision to re-develop the Daimler Building as a new Creation Centre for Coventry. We are currently fundraising for this £2,000,000 proj...
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Godiva Awakes

Godiva Awakes

Godiva Awakes: Legacy   For the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, Imagineer created a 10-metre high puppet of Lady Godiva who travelled from Coventry
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The Imagineerium Initiative

The Imagineerium Initiative

The Imagineerium Initiative is a practice-based learning STEAM* project designed for Coventry primary schools. It is helping to improve learning in de
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Transformations

Transformations

Transformations is a project for 16-30 year olds who are not currently in education, employment or training. Young people work at The Daimler Power
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Art Cafes

Art Cafes

Art Cafés are vibrant hubs of creativity, based in the Coventry neighbourhoods of Willenhall (The Hagard) and Woodend (Moathouse Community Centre).  A...
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Festival of Imagineers

Festival of Imagineers

The Festival of Imagineers is a vibrant showcase of local, national and international work at the intersection of art and engineering. For a week each
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Bridge

Bridge

Bridge is an ambitious art and engineering project that will lead to the creation of an iconic bridge structure. The project culminates with three maj
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What our audiences say…

Just lovely…

Atmosphere in pool was just lovely – a time out of time. Normal rules didn’t quite apply & people could speak to strangers. Thank you!

Wonderful, unusual and imaginative…

Wonderful, unusual and imaginative events. Loved the moon in the pool and the cathedral, the man in the bucket-boat with his own cloud sail, The Emperor of Cardbordia and the magical Winters Tale. A fantastic week. Art for free. Cov’s the place. Thanks Imagineers.

Just loved it…

The Winters Tale was fantastic despite the rain – I just loved it. Huge congratulations to all involved.

Fantastic performance…

Fantastic performance! Especially on Saturday in heavy rain! Thanks to all the performers and crew who made it possible and to Imagineer!

Brilliant…

It was brilliant, thank you for all your hard work organising it, we are very lucky to have you working and creating in our city.

Weird and fabulous…

Absolutely stunning, weird and fabulous evening/week in Coventry. Well done Imagineer; we are so lucky to have you local to us. Rain didn’t matter!

Mesmerising and beautiful…

Dramatic, mesmerising and beautiful. Museum of the Moon and the Moonlight Medley at Coventry Cathedral was amazing. Congratulations Imagineer! 

Imagineerium Initiative

I have been teaching for 10 years and have never seen anything like this, the project models, presentation and performances were so imaginative and committed, the way the whole class of children as judges were so focused and attentive is testament to the quality of the project.

Imagineerium Initiative

We have received some great news, we have been awarded the Gold Arts Award accreditation from Arts Council England. We are delighted and I would like to express my sincere thanks for the support and inspiration that Imagineer offered to our school.

News

Imagineer is looking for freelance Sound Designer/Engineer, Lighting Technician and Technical Stage Manager for our large-scale outdoor production, Bridge. Bridge is performed in Grantham and Coventry in September 2019, and in Worcester in July 2020. Bridge is a site-spec...
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Imagineer are moving out of The Daimler Powerhouse which has been our home for over 10 years. The exciting news is that the building is being developed as a Creation Centre for Coventry, due for completion in 2020 and ready to support the delivery of the 2021 programme an...
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Thank you to everyone who voted for us - it means so much! Here are Claire and Lou showing off their What's On Reader's Award for Best Event in Warwickshire, for the 2018 Festival of Imagineers.
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Funding Partners

 
Coventry Business Improvement
Ramada
Imagineering
Enjoy Coventry
Coventry Univercity
HFQ
Talent Match
Study Inn
Arup
CWLEP
Lottery Heritage
CUSU
IP
Premier Group
Lottery Arts
Medwell hyde
Warwick Univercity
Coventry City Council