Received at Cranswick Square:
Are you aged 14 to 21?
Have you recently created an original performance that you’d like to share with a new audience?
Would you like to present it in a professional space?
PLATFORM ONE will showcase young talent from across Greater Manchester. We are looking for home-grown theatre, multimedia, spoken word, music, dance and performance that crosses boundaries. Anyone aged 14 – 21 from across Greater Manchester can apply to be part of PLATFORM ONE, and you can apply as an individual or as part of a group. We are looking to create an evening that is diverse, inventive and exciting, and for pieces that have been created by young people using their own ideas.
For further information and a copy of the simple application form please visit www.royalexchange.co.uk/platformone. Deadline for applications is Tuesday 24 May 2011.
Platform One is being run as part of Truth about Youth at the Royal Exchange Theatre. Truth about Youth is a major new initiative sponsored the Co-operative Foundation, which challenges and changes negative perceptions about young people by supporting projects which enable them to work with adults, the media and the wider community. To find out more about upcoming projects including mentoring, writing, drama, film-making, web design, event planning and industry training, and how YOU can get involved please visit www.royalexchange.co.uk/truthaboutyouth