Community Arts North West and Counterpoint Arts proudly present the second national Platforma Festival, at the Martin Harris Centre — The University of Manchester Building. On the success of Platforma London 2011 the Festival will bring together artists, performers, academics, public, private and not-for-profit organisations to showcase the very best of arts by, with and about refugees. The Festival includes:
A 2-DAY CONFERENCE
Itinerary includes a lively mix of discussions, workshops &
Tickets £15 per day including lunch.
2 EVENINGS OF MUSIC AND PERFORMANCE
Platforma Acoustic features spoken word from Kayo Chingonyi and Warsan
from Haymanot Tesfa and The Redeemed plus the short play ‘Mazloom’.
Platforma Live features music by Manchester International Roots
Band plus Katy Carr and the Aviators. Tickets £7/£5
THE FIRST EVER PLATFORMA FRINGE
An exciting programme of exhibitions, talks, performances and screenings
across Manchester and the North West.