Pedro Peshkar

Pedro Peshkar

In early September, Peshkar welcomed Pedro Parente on an Erasmus placement to come and work with us for three months. Pedro is from Portugal and was one of the participants on the Under 25 residency programme. Whlile he is with us, he is predominantly working on the...
Under 25 Routes – The Final Tour

Under 25 Routes – The Final Tour

The Under25routes company have been on tour across Europe these past two weeks. Giving their performance of The Golden Triangle a final outing to people across Spain and Portugal. Steph Meskell-Brocken – the tutor of the British artists on the programme –...
Under25Routes – Tutor – Jaume

Under25Routes – Tutor – Jaume

The Under25Routes project has been based in three locations across Europe: Valencia – Spain, Lisbon – Portugal and Manchester – UK. At each of the residencies the artists have been mentored by tutors throughout the project from each country and through the...
UNDER25ROUTES – ARTISTS BLOG – WEEK 4 – Bill

UNDER25ROUTES – ARTISTS BLOG – WEEK 4 – Bill

The fourth week of the Under25Routes UK residency came to an end last week (07 July 2016). As we enter the final week  – and performance week – of the residency we hear from UK based artist Bill Duffy, telling us how that fourth week went.  Monday- My...
Under25Routes – Tiago – Tutor

Under25Routes – Tiago – Tutor

The Under25Routes project has been based in three locations across Europe: Valencia – Spain, Lisbon – Portugal and Manchester – UK. At each of the residencies the artists have been mentored by tutors throughout the project from each country and through the...
Under25Routes – Artists Blog – Week 3 – Damon

Under25Routes – Artists Blog – Week 3 – Damon

On Monday, I formed the plan for my individual peformance to be presented in the final show. The idea for this performance came to me one night when I was struggling to fall asleep, I initially made a brief note of it and presented the concept in a group sharing on...

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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