3rd April 2017
Magdalena Schamberger web use

Magdalena Schamberger announced as speaker at TEDxQMU17

Everyone loves a TEDx talk and we are in for a treat this April when Magdalena Schamberger joins a fantastic line-up of speakers for the TEDxQMU […]
27th March 2017
Edinburgh Castle

Welcome to European Federation of Hospital Clowning Organisations

Hearts & Minds are delighted to welcome members of the Board for the European Federation of Hospital Clowning Organisations (EFHCO) to Edinburgh for their next meeting. […]
28th February 2017

Notes from the Rehearsal Room

Rehearsals are well under way! From all the material we gathered over our development weeks, things are taking shape, and Curious Shoes is beginning to emerge! […]
23rd January 2017

Professor Anne Basting delivers The Penelope Project lecture at QMU

The Penelope Project – How the arts can benefit older people who are at risk of isolation Anne Basting is a theatre artist and educator, known […]
6th January 2017

Curious Shoes – new dementia friendly performance premieres in March

Curious Shoes tells the story of four intriguing characters on a journey from Here to There. Live music, movement and very few words bring this funny, […]
12th December 2016

Virgin Trains East Coast raise money for Hearts & Minds

Virgin Trains East Coast are raising money for Hearts & Minds during December in their First Class Lounge at Waverley Station. They have a wonderful display […]
29th November 2016

BBC Children in Need highlight the work of the Clowndoctors

BBC Children in Need on 18 November was , as always, a fun-filled evening but with the very important message that some children face difficulties in […]
7th October 2016

Hearts & Minds shortlisted in The Herald Society Awards 2016

We were delighted here at Hearts & Minds HQ to receive the news that we had been shortlisted in The Herald Society Awards 2016. We have […]
12th September 2016

Dementia Performance Development Week starts today

10am at The Studio at the Festival Theatre sees a multi talented group of physical performers, dancers and musicians arrive for the start of the first […]