Events - 22 Jun 18

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101 Beads: Kurdistan in War 16/04/2018 - 25/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Arts Window, Nottingham PHOTOGRAPHY – British- Kurdish photographer Gaylan Nazad presents photographs from Iraqi Kurdistan, captured over the past two years during the regional conflict with Islamic State. [...] View event
The Sea is The Limit 04/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Thought provoking works of art exploring the current and ongoing issues of migration, dispossession and national borders are brought together in a major new exhibition [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
All Day
Bristol, Bristol Celebration, Information and Integration. A month long programme of arts, cultural and education events, bringing together communities across Bristol to share space and learn about [...] View event
And Still I Rise 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – An exhibition of poetry, photography and film which showcases the talents of the PAMOJA Women Together Group from Nottingham Refugee Forum. PAMOJA [...] View event
Hidden Histories - 20 years of supporting immigration detainees 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham FILM – An oral history project produced by the Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID), marking 20 years of volunteer visiting to people held [...] View event
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Belonging(s) 15/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
All Day
New School House Gallery, York North Yorkshire Art exhibition:  “Belonging(s)” by Hilly Fletcher The concept of a shelter, a safe place... a HOME, is one that many of us take for granted. [...] View event
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Beyond Borders Festival 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Theatre Deli, The Old Library, London Following the success of 2017’s @HOMEFest, Theatre Deli are back with an even bigger festival of work to celebrate the contribution, ingenuity and resilience of [...] View event
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The Other by Gaël Le Cornec 17/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
All Day Embark on a disturbing coming-of-age, award-winning show (Edinburgh Fringe 2016), overflowing with poetry, strange creatures and stunning imagery. View event
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MIGRATE Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester For Refugee Week, Journeys 2018 invites you to: MIGRATE A Unicef NextGen London exhibition presenting new photography exploring global migration by eight international photographers. Over [...] View event
My dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Capital of Cycling, Bradford West Yorkshire My dream? is an all-age, mixed media art exhibition, with work from schools, art students, and established artists, including asylum seekers and refugees.  There will [...] View event
Tented Dreams 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
City Screen, York An exhibition of artwork and artefacts produced by Syrian artists and children who are refugees in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan working with the [...] View event
Transformations 18/06/2018 - 08/07/2018
All Day
Raynes Park, Raynes Park In 2017 Raynes Park Community Church became one of the first groups to be a Community Sponsor of a refugee family from Syria.  This series [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - Bury College Art Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
Mill Gate Shopping Centre, Bury Art and Design students from Bury College explore the story of Warth Mills Internment Camp and its internees. They use this as the basis for [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - official exhibition 18/06/2018 - 21/09/2018
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Fusiliers Museum, Bury, Bury Greater Manchester When Churchill ordered all German, Austrian and Italian men resident in Britain to be arrested, a disused cotton mill outside Manchester was hurriedly turned into [...] View event
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Everyday Myths (including Audio Walk Performances) 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, Watson’s Walk, Sheffield South Yorkshire The Sheffield & Tinsley Canal is a surreal place rich in history, but often hidden from view. Everyday Myths is an interactive audio walk interweaving [...] View event
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Long Journey Home 19/06/2018 - 26/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Artcore, Derby Derbyshire As part of Refugee Week we invite you to join us for the launch of Long Journey Home on Tuesday 19th June 10am-4.30pm at Artcore. A group [...] View event
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Art For Action UPROOTED Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
St Aldates Church, Oxford Oxfordshire Art For Actions UPROOTED exhibition. Showcasing Rose Illingworth's compassionate portrait paintings, the founder of Art For Action. Two refugee photographers, Abdulazez Dukhan from Syria and [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Ovalhouse, London Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve run away from their war-torn homes [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Ovalhouse, London The Croydon Avengers By Maya Productions Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve [...] View event
Manifestations with Karmand Tahsin, Kalindi & Annie Mays 20/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Manifestations will be a live art installation running across Refugee Weekfeaturing 3 artists from three different cultures. Their work across the week will reflect their cultural [...] View event
A Strange New Space 21/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
12:00 am A completely original one woman show without words, A Strange New Space melds physical theatre with stunning puppetry and original music. We travel on an imagined voyage into space, paralleled with Amira’s real-life journey as a refugee across continents, forming an unforgettable introduction to theatre for audiences of four years and older. View event
‘Pieces of The PEACE’ - Installation by Esna Su at Sarabande Foundation 21/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sarabande: The Lee Alexander McQueen Foundation, London County (optional) Sarabande Foundation presents 'Pieces of the PEACE' by artist-in-residence, Esna Su. Su grew up close to the Syrian border in Turkey. Her practice has been greatly [...] View event
Moving Stories - UNHCR Refugee Week with Parrabola at Applecart Arts 21/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Applecart Arts, London In collaboration with Parrabola, we present Moving Stories as part of Refugee Week 18-24 June. We will be part of the largest Community Theatre event [...] View event
Different Pasts, Shared future 22/06/2018
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Swindon Dance, Swindon Wiltshire To celebrate Refugee Week, local schools and colleges, along with local arts organisations, artists and speakers are coming together to present a one-off show at [...] View event
Two-day workshop 22/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
PlayWorks Nottingham, Nottingham WORKSHOP The workshop involves using clay to explore aspects of the participants’ experience of migration to Nottingham. The two days will involve sharing stories, handling [...] View event
Natashas Project: On Demand Dance Workshops 22/06/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield The Natashas Project present their On Demand Educational Workshops, exploring the depths and effects of human trafficking and modern day slavery by merging contemporary dance, [...] View event
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Everyday Activism by Campaign Bootcamp 22/06/2018
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
City of Sanctuary, Sheffield TAKE BACK THE POWER! How do we make change on the issues that matter to us? Who is on our side, and who do we [...] View event
Where We Began (work in-progress) - SBC Theatre 22/06/2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield When every citizen is ordered to return to their place of birth, ‘Where We Began’ examines where we could end up. The UK’s first Theatre [...] View event
Behind Our Skin - Yosis Company 22/06/2018
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
DINA Venue, Sheffield Two intertwined monologues about womanhood & immigration merge and diverge, coalesce and bounce off each other. When Camille transfers to London, she finds herself following [...] View event
Refugee Week Friday late opening at the V&A 22/06/2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
V&A, London Our week of celebrating Refugee Week‘s 20th birthday is punctuated by a special Friday evening celebration event. Expect an evening of music and dance, film and [...] View event
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Supper Club & Iranian Film Screening from e5 Roasthouse 22/06/2018
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Poplar Union, London e5 Roasthouse take over Poplar Union to mark Refugee Week with a night of delicious Iranian food and cinema. Join e5 Roasthouse for a special [...] View event
Ilé La Wà 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Stratford Circus Arts Centre, London, How do you belong to a place that does not see you? Four strangers are about to become collateral damage in the government’s plans to [...] View event
Music Action International present... Gone (Full Show) @ Migration Matters Festival Sheffield 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Theatre Deli, Sheffield A remarkable tale of truth and hope in a fantastical world, told with beautiful handmade puppetry, physical theatre and poetry, Gone is inspired by the writing, experiences [...] View event
Rejimi Guzo Evening Celebration 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
James’ Cafe Bistro, Leicester Leicestershire Come and Celebrate Refugee Week With live artists and music, delivering a combination of spoken word, music and dance. Sit back and enjoy this exciting [...] View event
Something to Declare 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Platform Southwark, London Taking place across two spaces in Platform Southwark, join us on 22 June for an evening of art, music, installation and performance, centreing the experiences of [...] View event
Welcome to Germany / post-screening Q&A session with HOST Nottingham 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Broadway Cinema, Nottingham FILM A box-office smash-hit in Germany, Welcome to Germany is an irreverent comic take on what happens when a well-off Munich family offers boarding to [...] View event
World Food Night 22/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
All Souls Community Centre, Nottingham FOOD AND MUSIC – CULTURAL CELEBRATION Nottingham Arimathea Trust residents and volunteers present a World Food Night with delicious food and lively entertainment from across [...] View event
Eastern European contemporary folk from MUHA 22/06/2018
10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Roof Terrace, Theatre Square Nottingham MUSIC Get down to some late night, outdoor grooves with MUHA. One of Nottingham’s brightest bands, MUHA fuses contemporary Eastern European music with vibrant sounds [...] View event