Theatre of Sanctuary - Platforma 6 Festival

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As part of their programme for Platforma 6, Leeds Playhouse, who were the first ever Theatre of Sanctuary, will host a Theatre of Sanctuary Network meeting. A panel discussion produced in partnership with Opera North will focus on best practice for arts organisations that are working with people who are seeking sanctuary.

All welcome, whether you are established as a Theatre / Theatre Company of Sanctuary or want to find out more. (online)

We will start with a introduction to the new Sanctuary in the Arts Lead for City of Sanctuary UK and a brief presentation on the process to become a Theatre of Sanctuary followed by a panel discussion, as described below. This whole event will be on Zoom.

Platforma Panel Discussion on “Best practice guidelines for arts organisations that work with refugees and people who are seeking asylum”

330pm - 430pm Introduction to new City of Sanctuary Arts Lead and What is a Theatre of Sanctuary

5pm to 6pm, Friday 8th October 

Join representatives from Leeds Playhouse, Mafwa Theatre, Opera North and Phosphoros Theatre for a discussion and Q&A which should be of interest to arts organisations that work with, or would like to work with, refugees and people who are seeking asylum.

October 8th, 2021 3:30 PM through  6:30 PM