Ancient Objects – New Writing 4 Artists 4 Objects Locations 4 Unique Stories Ancient Objects - New Writing will bring together four artists/writers from refugee backgrounds to develop new writing in response to objects housed in the Manchester Museum collection. This work along with the selected object will then be displayed in Manchester Libraries as part of Journeys Festival 4-14 October, 2018. Selected participants will take part in 5, half day, creative writing workshops,
Ancient Objects – New Writing 4 Artists 4 Objects 4 Locations 4 Unique Stories Journeys Festival International celebrates the creative talents of exceptional refugee and asylum seekers artists, sharing the refugee experience through great art and culture. The Festival presents a broad range of creative activity including music, dance, poetry, spoken word, theatre, performance, visual arts and heritage projects.
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Stand and Be Counted Theatre and ArtReach want YOU! Join us on a spectacular journey through the streets of Leicester for a magical performance parade. This year Journeys Festival International (JFI) is inviting the people of Leicester to come together for a celebratory, fun and energetic procession through the City Centre - part of the VOICES project, aiming to celebrate Leicester and welcome people from all over the world to our city. This is a Call for Group Leaders to joi
New Routes is a collaboration between theatre makers Sameena Khan and Parmjit Sagoo. The duo are going to present the collaboration as part of Journeys Festival International in Leicester and are on the hunt for two performers to help develop the piece. New Routes is seeking to develop stories with different refugee communities through a multi-sensory story-making process. These stories will be adapted for performance, aimed at family audiences. New Routes will be a mobile th
Journeys Festival International takes place each year across the cities of Leicester, Manchester and Portsmouth. In 2017 the Festival showcased the work of over 200 diverse artists, worked with 49 dedicated partners and supported 651 volunteers and refugee participants to delight audiences in 3 UK cities. ArtReach is really proud of how far the Festival has come since its birth in 2013. Now, with the accolade of the first official Festival of Sanctuary, Journeys Festival Inte