Arts & Activism

Theatre in the Mill

Arts & Activism Workshop Programme,

focusing on collaboration, learning new skills and having fun, the workshops are designed to give participants a set of tools which will support their journey into learning about the arts and becoming more active citizens.

Below is our 9 week programme of workshops, use the magic buttons at the bottom left of the document image, to move through the information. Alternatively, a PDF version will be sent over when emailing an expression of interest. Image below,  ‘My Body Is My Protest For Change’ by Lizzie Coombes.

Art & Activism Workshop Programme

All workshops (unless otherwise stated) will take place on Wednesday afternoons, 2.00pm-4.00pm at  Theatre in the Mill. The course is free of charge and open to anyone interested in culture, identity, the environment and arts practice.

Places are limited to 15 and we ask if you sign up, you are committed to attending all sessions.

Please email both Karen and Shabina on; and to secure a place, with Arts and Activism in the subject box.

Course Leaders: Dr. Karen D. Thornton, Associate Professor Film and Television Production. Karen’s main research interest focuses on discourses of power and representation in contemporary film and television.

Shabina Aslam, Theatre in the Mill. Shabina’s main research interest focuses on co-creation of interdisciplinary arts between artists and communities.