Community Case Studies

Going for Gold – Raising Aspirations

Overview: Raising Aspirations in vulnerable and homeless people Key Aims: Raised aspirations Increased confidence and self esteem Increased motivation Completion of a life plan with clear, achievable goals and targets Decline in use of drugs and alcohol Increased physical activity Improved use of contraception, particularly LARC (long acting reversible contraception) and condoms. Situation: Young homeless […]

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Expecting More – Touring 2012

“I think the drama is fantastic – it really engages the students – all the school teaching staff who watched the performance said afterwards how good it was and asked if we can have it again for more students” Kate Watt (Inclusion Manager at the UCA Academy) A hard-hitting theatre show for secondary schools looking […]

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Education Awareness

Case Study: ‘HALO Project’ A series of workshop that aims to connect with students who are struggling with secondary education;  and have become disengaged with their studies in and out of school. Overview: Improve young people’s awareness of how core school subjects are relevant and important and can be used as a tool to communicate and […]

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Cyber Bullying DVD – Catch22

When 2engage Performing Arts approached Catch22 Ellesmere Port with their latest project ideas and, ten young people were asked what they wanted to change about their lives and what issues are affecting young people and their peers.  The children from Catch22 unanimously decided that they wanted to tackle the issue of Cyber bullying – A […]

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‘Expecting More’ – Tackling Teenage Pregnancy

Case Study: ‘Expecting More’ a verbatim theatre in education performance raising awareness about teenage pregnancy. Overview: Create an engaging piece of Verbatim theatre to be delivered to Health care professionals at a teenage pregnancy conference Keys Aims Working alongside teenage Mums from Ellesmere port to craft a performance Use interviews and real life accounts to […]

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Case Study – Young Carers

Case study: ‘OUR STORY’ Young Carers Overview: A verbatim theatre project that exposes the secret lives of being a young carer in today’s world Key Aims: To increase participation amongst young carers offering respite through the arts Through verbatim theatre offer young carers a voice and empower them to tell their stories. To raise awareness amongst […]

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