How do people transform their worlds through creativity and the arts? What difference can art make for those who live in situations of risk, violence and crisis? Who are the artists on the peripheries of our societies and how are they working to bring about change?
People’s Palace Projects seeks to ask these questions through participatory arts projects, performances, educational initiatives and debates. We bring artists, activists, academics and audiences together for projects that address a wide range of social justice and human rights issues.
People’s Palace Projects is based in the East End of London and has worked with a wide range of local communities.
IN A NUTSHELL Spend a week learning new film and drama skills, and create short films that talk honestly to other young people about relationships! Join People’s Palace Projects (PPP) at Rich Mix Takeover Youth Programme to tackle some tricky topics – what are the pressures on young people’s relationships today, and how do you negotiate what […]
Monday 26 June, 6 to 8pm Pinter Studio, Arts One Building, Queen Mary University of London (Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS) RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org As part of its 20th Anniversary Celebrations, People’s Palace Projects has invited nine young creative producers from four cultural organisations in Rio to spend 10 days in London on an programme of meetings, […]
Wednesday 21 June 6 to 9pm Arts Two Lecture Theatre, Mile End Campus, Queen Mary University of London (Mile End Rd, London E1 4NS) People’s Palace Projects and the English and Drama Department at Queen Mary University of London are honoured to invite you for this year’s Drama Annual Lecture on the 21st June – with talk […]
No Feedback In the Creative Commons is a practice-based research study led by PPP project director Shana Swiss in partnership with No Feedback CIC to evaluate whether discovery-based learning through participatory performance can change discriminatory attitudes and behaviour. No Feedback is an immersive theatrical event that combines cutting-edge human rights research and physical theatre in a newly devised world. Click here […]
“Perspectivas Transnacionais sobre a violência contra meninas e mulheres entre Rio de Janeiro e Londres” é um projeto patrocinado pelo Economic and Social Research Council do Reino Unido que tem como objetivo examinar como a violência contra meninas e mulheres brasileiras se transforma e é desencadeada entre as cidades do Rio de Janeiro e Londres. No […]
Circo Sem Limites (Circus Unlimited) is a three-year exchange between Graeae Theatre Company (UK) and Circo Crescer & Viver (Brazil) aimed at placing the disabled artists centre stage, by developing a new methodology of circus training for artists with disabilities and encouraging them to produce their own work. Inspired by the Opening Ceremony of the […]