Each year Young at Art offers a series of events primarily aimed at professional arts practitioners and those working in related fields of youth, education and research.

This year Young at Art will presented a series of events aimed at professional arts practitioners and those working in related fields of youth, education and research.

 

EILIDH MACASKILL WORKSHOP

In association with Theatre NI

Tuesday 8th March

A practical workshop for creative practitioners with artist and researcher Eilidh Macaskill. Eilidh will share her practice  and discoveries on feminism, sexuality, queerness and difference, and how these areas connect with performance for children. 

 

TYA NI SHOWCASE

Sunday 6th - Monday 7th March 

Intense performance and networking programme designed for practitioners and programmers of theatre for young audiences .

 

SCRATCHWORKS

Sunday 6th March

A special informal platform of new performances for children currently in development by Northern Irish artists.

 

ALL IN

Monday 7th March

Hosted by Replay Theatre Company, this discussion will feature expert contributors, exploring how artists can ensure that we provide the best creative experiences with and for children and young people with disbilities.

 

 

WHAT IS A 'NORMAL' CHILDHOOD?

 

In association with Theatre NI

Wednesday 9th March

Looking at the question through a number of lenses of gender, sexuality and conflict, this full day programme will include live performances, exhibition tours and discussions in which artists will explore their approach to these topics.