Spring and Summer at Peshkar 2019

Spring and Summer at Peshkar 2019

The period after the Easter holiday is always an interesting one for us at Peshkar, as a lot of our time is spent reporting and gathering our thoughts after the Young Digitals Festival and Symposium. We also spend a lot of time at this point in the year finishing off...
Young Digitals Symposium 2019

Young Digitals Symposium 2019

Wednesday 1st May saw our second Young Digitals Symposium at Oldham Library Performance Space. This event was planned and hosted by students studying UAL Level 3 Games Design students at Oldham College who are have been working towards Arts Awards at Silver and Gold...
Young Digitals Festival: Spring Recap

Young Digitals Festival: Spring Recap

Spring is a busy time at Peshkar HQ, and this year the action kicked off on the 2nd March with the start of our Digital Saturdays outreach programme. This year we ran the programme in the run-up to the Young Digitals Festival main event on the 30th March with digital...
Arts Award Success With Drama & Digital

Arts Award Success With Drama & Digital

On 4th March, 28 young people had their work assessed for the Arts Award qualifications in our first moderation session of the year. This group were a combination of Bronze Arts Awards from our Waterhead Academy Electives group and young people who came to us to...
YDF 2019 Is Almost Here!

YDF 2019 Is Almost Here!

YDF19 is almost here! The biggest event of the Peshkar year is just around the corner and we have some amazing things to share at this years festival. We can’t quite believe this is the fourth year of the festival and this year is going to be the biggest ever! Here’s...

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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