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“Made me appreciate the positives of being part of a community.” Audience member of Street/Life
The rehearsal room at Cardboard Citz is filled with weird and wonderful things as the Street/Life team continue their rehearsals this week.
This week we celebrated the achievements of our younger Members as they were awarded five Arts Awards at Bronze and Silver level. The scheme inspires young people to grow their arts and leadership talents.
We are pleased and excited to announce that we have been awarded £463,716 from the Big Lottery Fund to deliver our performing arts-centred
In the wake of the closure of Kids Company, our Programme Director, Michael Chandler and CEO Adrian Jackson outline the issues this raises....
Following the chaos and uncertainty after the closure of Kids Company, there are a number of issues which need addressing.
The rehearsal room at Cardboard Citizens HQ was transformed into a tropical paradise this week as the Act Now team presented their end of term Open Mic night. A group of 15 young members came together for a summer party presenting songs, poems, monologues and spoken word pieces.
Speakeasy, a short course for young people 16-25 who are NEET, homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, took place in May this year. Ten fantastic young people were invited to take part in a nine day intensive workshop in collaboration with Cardboard Citizens and Lyrix Organix.
While the rest of London slept, fundraising walkers took to the streets for an anti-austerity march of their own.
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