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Going for a Song – over 55s singing group

UPDATE: We have returned to face to face workshops! Mitcham Group: Our Mitcham Going for a Song group meets each Wednesday at Mitcham Parish Church, Church Rd, Mitcham CR4 3BU at 1pm Please note, this is the big brown church near Benedict primary school AKA St Peter & St Paul Anglican church (note: it is not the Catholic Church on Cranmer road) Wimbledon Group: Our Wimbledon Going for […]

Many Voices

This is a regular, closed project for young refugees and asylum seekers aged 11-18 delivered at St Mark’s Academy in Mitcham, Rutlish School in Merton Park and Sutton & District Training. By giving space for self-expression through improvisation, movement and devising we support integration,  increase self-confidence, reduce isolation and engender a sense of belonging as […]

Wellbeing Workshops

Over the past year we have been working with local community partners to provide creative workshops to young people facing adverse challenges. We have been working with Bromley and Croydon Women’s Aid, supporting their young mothers with confidence boosting sessions that allow them to make friends and relax, gaining respite from their everyday lives. This […]

Leap!

Leap! school holiday camps bring 7-12 year olds from across Merton together to make friends, have fun and get creative! Using artistic activities such as drama and storytelling to let their imaginations run wild, our expert facilitators guide children as they learn  creative skills, work together as a team and find new ways to express […]

Leap! Creative Arts Summer Camp 2019

We were delighted to run our Leap! programme in an extended form this year.  Over two weeks in the Summer holidays we ran a series of free filmmaking and creative arts summer camps in partnership with WCTT Young Actors Company.  The participants worked alongside a professional filmmaker and drama director to devise and shoot an original short film. Over the course of […]

Elders Drama Workshop

A free weekly drama workshop for older people. Do you like playing games and getting active? Do you like telling stories? Ever fancied performing? Why not come along and give it a try? The group is led by actor and director Fiona Branson. Pollards Hill – The group meets Thursday 1pm – 2pm at New […]