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...
Oasis Animation Club

Oasis Animation Club

Since October 2018 we have been running an animation and film-making club at Oasis Academy, Oldham as part of their extra-curricular provision. The last few months have seen the young people work with Peshkar artists Lewis and Johnny to create short pieces of...
Macedonia – Here We Come!

Macedonia – Here We Come!

As I write this in our office here in Oldham, I am looking out of the window to a grey sky, it’s not quite raining yet but I have a feeling it might be fairly soon. This time in just two weeks I will be in the Macedonian city of Kumanovo; in similar weather but...
Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Silver & Gold at Oldham College

Following on from last years successful delivery as part of the Young Digitals Festival, this year we have returned to Oldham College. As a result, we are excited to continue our work with their Level Two Games Design students. Last year we successfully moderated 10...

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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