Alternarration – Digital Stories




Alternarration Workshops

Alternarration Workshops by Alternarration Artists: Michael-Jon Mizra, Melanie Phillips and Rabhia Saeeda Tuesday 28th August 2018 and / or Wednesday 29th August 2018 Oldham Library Greaves Street Oldham OL1 1AL Free digital art workshops looking at radical identity,...

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Information on GDPR

Information on GDPR As you are undoubtedly aware, 25th May is the day on which the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into place. This impacts the way in which organisations are expected to treat the data that they hold on individuals. Peshkar treats...

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Alternarration Artist Callout

Alternarration In March 2018, Peshkar embarked on a new European partnership project, working with partners in Belgium and Macedonia on a project funded through the Erasmus+ programme entitled ‘Alternarration’. Alternarration will approach the sensitive issue of youth...

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Oldham is Golden with Awards

Oldham based arts organisation Peshkar Productions is celebrating the successful moderation of 20 students from Waterhead Academy who have achieved the national qualification Arts Award at Bronze level. Alongside this Peshkar has also seen two of their emerging...

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Electives Programme at Waterhead Academy

In Summer 2017, Waterhead Academy got in touch with us at Peshkar to tell us all about a brand new initiative that they were rolling out for the academic year 2017-18. This was called the Electives programme and was designed to allow students in Years 7 up to 10 to...

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Digital Work with Oldham College

The Peshkar team has been working closely with Oldham College since September last year bringing digital experiments and skill sessions to their students studying digital game design. Our team of artists - Michael John Mizra, Kevin Testagrossa, Sophie Mahon and Glen...

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Originally formed in 1991 as a community theatre project for Oldham’s Asian community, Peshkar has evolved into the UK’s leading participatory arts organisation targeting young people who are deemed hard to reach or socially disadvantaged.

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