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Angry Black Woman, poem in lockdown

COLLAGE ARTS have been working with the local black, asian and ethnic minority community for a long time, helping them find a voice.  We are asking a number of our artistic associates to share their creative outputs which shine a light on Black Lives Matter, from their experience and perspective….

They Came Before Us – illuminative evaluation

Illuminative evaluation of ‘They Came Before Us’ by Pat Devereaux. Pat Devereaux is a Journalist, Sub-editor, Production at the Guardian newspaper since 1994. She is an experienced Editorial project organiser, magazine and newspaper production editor, writer, journalist, and researcher.  Imagine sitting in a history class in a British school and that…

Collage Voices weekly offer for 8 to 18 year olds

On June 24, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Voices,Learning,Voices, By ,,,,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Collage Voices weekly offer for 8 to 18 year olds

“I’d just like to say a special thank you to Simone and the Voices team for the drama and singing classes. My daughter thoroughly enjoys them.” Colette Williams, parent of Voices Drama and Singing/songwriting participant.  “The workshop with Kevin was fabulous. It inspired our A-level group to write their own…

TV Production insights – podcast with James Dean

On June 23, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Works,podcast,Talks, By ,,,,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on TV Production insights – podcast with James Dean

We are delighted to release the second Creative Callings podcast featuring TV Production insights with James Dean. LISTEN ON SPOTIFY          LISTEN ON ANCHOR FM James Dean is the producer and director of some of the biggest factual and reality programs in the UK and the US.  Ten years ago,…

Windrush Betrayal – chapters 1 to 5

On June 22, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Voices,News, By ,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Windrush Betrayal – chapters 1 to 5

Collage Arts are pleased to support this powerful project by Martina Laird, creative associate of Collage Voices, who has been working during lockdown to create something of importance that matters to her and fellow producers Lanna Joffrey and Lewis Hart, with the help of over 70 artists, actors and photographers. Windrush Betrayal shares the…

Virtual Voices feedback

On June 18, 2020, Posted by , In Blog,Collage Voices, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Virtual Voices feedback

‘I loved working with Che and the actor from RADA! It was very motivational and just lovely to hear about how acting can lead to different opportunities, like script-writing.  I am definitely a lot more interested in script-writing now.’ – a Y12 student at St Thomas More Catholic student following…