Silver and Gold at Oldham College

Silver and 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...
Old and New Peshkar Artists

Old and New Peshkar Artists

On Friday 5th October 2018, we opened the doors at Peshkar HQ to a new batch of artists looking to join our artist development pool. Our call went out in September and we were thrilled with the amount of applications that we received from a huge range of artists. Our...
Pedro Parente Peshkar

Pedro Parente 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. While he is with us, he is predominantly working on the...
Information on Peshkar GDPR

Information on Peshkar GDPR

Information on Peshkar GDPR As you are undoubtedly aware, 25th May is the day on which the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into place. This impacts the way in which organisations are expected to treat the data that they hold on individuals. Peshkar...
Electives: Waterhead Academy

Electives: Waterhead Academy

In Summer 2017, Waterhead Academy got in touch with us at Peshkar to tell us all about a brand new initiative that they were rolling out for the academic year 2017-18. This was called the Electives programme and was designed to allow students in Years 7 up to 10 to...

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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