B Creative Week

1 Aug

bcreativeTuesday 6 – Friday 9 August 2013, 11am-4pm

Platform, 260 Hornsey Road, N7 7QT

For young women aged 13-19

Try your hand at singing, spoken word, music production and theatre. supported by inspiring artists, and work towards a performance at the end of the week.

Free of charge.

(Participants are expected to bring their won lunch or bring money to buy lunch in the Platform cafe)

To book your place please email: projects@allchangearts.org or call 020 7689 4646

www.platformislington.org.uk

B project at the Word2013 Festival

19 May

Word 2012 logo developmentThe B Project is delivering some exciting events for the Word2013 Festival in Islington during May.

Monday 20-Friday 24 May: Follow the ‘B Voices’ photography exhibition as it tours the borough. 4.30-7pm everyday in a different location – Business Design Centre, Islington Green, Islington Town Hall, Central Library and Highbury Fields. Created by the B Photography project with Marysa Dowling.

abira Tuesday 21 May, 6.30-8pm at Platform Youth Hub: Express Yourself – join us for a panel event with young people discussing and performing their own writing with authors Sarah Mussi and Sara Grant. This event marks the final part of ‘Write Ideas’ an author led writing project for young people with Hot Key Books, the Edge Writers group and Islington Libraries.

Sunday 26 May 2pm and 4.30pm: B VOICES – interactive performance event at Platform – an extraoridanary performance event created by young women with Kat Francois, Sarah Ainslie and Marysa Dowling mixing poetry, drama, photography and more. Free admission, but booking essential Click Here to book

The B Project has also delivered an intergenerational poetry and knitting event ‘Spinning Yarns’ on 11 May and taken part in the Word2013 Read In Flashmob on 18 May. flashmob

New spring 2013 B Projects…

10 Mar

We’re pleased to announce 2 new B Projects:

B Singing
B Singing is a new opportunity for young women aged 13-19 to try their hand at singing under the guidance of a professional singing coach. Participants will gain skills and experience in vocal training whilst learning new songs in a variety of styles and enjoying singing as part a group.

No experience required!
Thursdays 4.30-6pm Platform Youth Hub, 260 Hornsey Road, N7 7QT

Write Ideas
An author-led story-making project for young people aged 13-19 led by the B project and Platform’s Young Creative Producers with Hot Key Books and the Edge Writers Group. Discover how to create stories in lots of different ways and enjoy soon to be published books with professional authors. With hot chococlate and cup cakes!
Tuesdays 4.30-7pm Platform Youth Hub, 260 Hornsey Road, N7 7QT

Write Ideas is delivered in partnership with:

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B Project – Yarn Dance

19 Jan

yarndanceweb1   Saturday  26 January 2013, 1-4pm

A mix of tea and cake, knitting and dancing!

Free entry

Free tea, hot chocolate and cake

Free guerilla knitting workshop

Free tea dancing

An intergenerational event – all ages welcome!

Platform, Hornsey Road Baths, 260 Hornsey Road, N7 7QT

Yarn Dance is a partnership between All Change’s ‘B’ project for young women, Here To Islington , Cubitt Education and Platform Youth Hub.
The event is supported by The Woodlands Trust, Islington Giving and Islington Council.

 

 

B ‘Pop Up’ Christmas Choir

14 Dec

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Tuesday 18 December 2012, 4-7pm Join us for some festive singing!

Starting @ LIFT Youth Hub then heading out to Angel Islington.

For young women aged 13-19 – FREE to take part!

 

B Welcomes new Peer Leaders

26 Oct

The B Project is pleased to welcome 8 new Peer Leaders aged 15-20 to the team this autumn – Nicola, Jowie, Morgan, Bethlehem, Kiri, Skye, Hermine (all pictured in the back row above left to right) and Arjeta (not pictured), join Lucy, Abira, Lyndsey, Lamar, (pictured left to right front row) Desara and Chloe (not pictured). The new team of 14 young women will be developing and co-producing new an exciting projects and initiatives for young women aged 13-19 in Islington this Autumn and Spring. More info coming soon!

B VOICES – new autumn 2012 project

9 Sep

B VOICES – starts MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2012, 5-7PM @ LIFT, White Lion Street, N1

Brand new creative project for young women aged 13-19 led by poet and performer KAT FRANCOIS – explore ideas and issues that matter to young women, and creatively find ways of expressing these and having your say!

A fun and friendly new project where you can meet other young women, learn new skills and create your own work.

Come along and find out more!

FREE ADMISSION