Looking forward to LapaLondres 2013

People’s Palace Projects hosted over 30 people yesterday morning at Queen Mary, University of London following the success of the Rio Occupation 2012, to look forward to LapaLondres Festival. LapaLondres is produced by PPP, taking place in Lapa – the vibrant cultural centre of Rio de Janeiro – at Fundição Progresso in 2013. The attendees […]

British Council Transform

People’s Palace Projects are delighted to be part of British Council Transform, launched on 1 October 2012. It is a new programme running from 2012 to 2016 and currently PPP are contributing five of the 29 projects involved: the five projects are: Rio Occupation London; Points of Contact; Transforming Lives; Shakespeare Forum; LapaLondres. Transform aims to […]

Points of Contact: Rio and Salvador

People’s Palace Projects are celebrating the end of another successful Points of Contact visit, with an inspiring and productive week in Rio and Salvador. The delegates for this UK visit to Brazil were: Pauline Tambling (Joint CEO at Creative & Cultural Skills) Simon Dancey (Director Wales for the British Council) Andrea Stark (former Arts Council […]

Shakespeare Forum 2013 LAUNCHES!

Yesterday saw the launch of Shakespeare Forum 2013 in Bahia, a partnership between People’s Palace Projects and Teatro Vila Velha. The event was opened by Gina Leite, General Coordinator at Teatro Vila Velha, with a presentation by Paul Heritage about the history of the project and his personal experience working with Shakespeare in Brazil. Paul […]