Nadia Rasheed

The Life & Times of Louis Leeson

The Life & Times of Louis Leeson

© Ted Mendez Young documentary photographer and filmmaker Louis Leeson has already seen and done a lot – from the slums of Mumbai to the riots of South London he has set about capturing an honesty in spaces often murky with lies and injustice. He also recently helped host DOC-CON – an informal meetup for […]

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Proof That Creativity is Contagious

Proof That Creativity is Contagious

Comic artist Madéleine Flores of Portland, Oregon is definitely one to watch. She’s already drawn a graphic novel – entitled THE GIRL AND THE GORILLA – and has been solicited by the likes of Cartoon Network! It comes as no surprise; Madéleine’s work is both endearing and amusing – a testament to her creativity. Watch this space […]

 Nadia Rasheed

Pop Culture With a Little Bit of Love

Pop Culture With a Little Bit of Love

Hailing from Chicago, 24-year-old Tyler Feder is an illustrator who already draws for a massive following. Not only beloved by the masses online – where she posts her work on her blog – but noticed by major US television networks such as NBC, the awesome comedic actress Mindy Kaling, and ESPN. Tyler’s drawings are typically […]

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Make Your Own Theatre

Make Your Own Theatre

Theatre Delicatessen is launching a great new initiative for young aspiring theatre-makers – SPACED 2014! In February 2014 they will be offering 15 residencies to chosen companies and artists. If selected you’ll be spending all your time at the former BBC London headquarters (this means access to rehearsal rooms and studios, performances spaces, production offices […]

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First Graphic Novel Competition

First Graphic Novel Competition

Calling all graphic novelists – finally a competition just for you! This is only open to you if you have never published a full-length graphic work before but this mean it is perfect for those who are aspiring or just starting out. If you win, you will be offered the chance to work on your […]

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Curve’s Young Arts Entrepreneurs

Curve’s Young Arts Entrepreneurs

There’s a great opportunity from emerging artists aged 16-25 from across Leicester and Leicestershire with the Curve Theatre. The Young Arts Entrepreneurs (YAE) programme is funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation, the Esmée Fairbairn Foundationand and D’Oyly Carte Trust. They want young people capable of creating and running their own community arts project – eventually starting […]

 Nadia Rasheed

Rising Stars

Rising Stars

Located in the heart of Putney, Group 64 is a dynamic Young People’s Community Theatre. We spoke to two of the company’s rising stars – Henry Mendoza and Katurah Morrish. Both young actors have been working with Group 64 for many years now and are practically seasoned thespians! Watch our exclusive interview with Henry below […]

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Filmmakers Get Fresh

Filmmakers Get Fresh

Fresh Online is a BBC online space that seeks to showcase the talent of factual filmmakers. They’re currently looking for short films between 2 and 10 minutes in length to be published on the site. Applicants must be 16 or over and you should not have previously directed a documentary for a network television. Entry […]

 Nadia Rasheed

Opening Lines

Opening Lines

Would you like to have your work broadcast on the radio? BBC Radio 4 is giving you the chance with their annual series Opening Lines! You are only eligible if you have never had your work broadcast on network radio so essentially this is the perfect platform if you’re just starting out. What are they […]

 Nadia Rasheed

Cabaret!

Cabaret!

If you’re between the ages of 13 and 20, this is a great opportunity for any budding thespians who enjoy taking control. Greenwich & Trinity Laban Partnership are on the lookout for a team of committed young people to lead a Youth Cabaret. To apply you must live, work or study in Greenwich or Lewisham. […]