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Chol continues creative partnership with Kirklees Libraries

For three years, Chol has been in a collaborative partnership with Kirklees Libraries, delivering empathy-themed workshops to young people. The project aims to introduce children and young people to empathy. This is achieved through reading and delivering other creative activities that highlight different life experiences. These activities provide participants with the tools and understanding to be more aware of the feelings and…

Chol hosts TimeCrashers, taking audience members on an ‘innovative’ journey through Sheffield’s history

Taking place over two days, Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 April, ‘TimeCrashers’ was the final event in the Tall Shadows project. The event was directed and produced by Chol’s Creative Director Lauren Ash, with a talented mix of professional artists and young people who made up the performance cast and production team. TimeCrashers boasted a combination of live performance, filmed footage and…

Tall Shadows – The Story So Far…

Chol’s Tall Shadows project continues to create social artistic experiences for young people throughout lockdown. Tall Shadows – The Sheffield Story Collective was launched in February 2020. The project aimed to engage with groups of young people from across the city of Sheffield to develop and launch spaces in everyday locations where they could discuss issues they felt were important. In response…

Performers Wanted!

CALL OUT FOR PERFORMERS!! Are you aged 15-21 and interested in being part of a brand new online performance? Chol are looking for participants to get involved with our online community project to reimagine Sheffield’s colourful past. As a participant you will work with industry professionals to bring to life an online performance event in the style of an escape room! The…

Thank You to All Our Supporters!

WE HIT OUR TARGET! On behalf of everyone at Chol, we want to say a huge THANK YOU for all the support and encouragement we’ve had from you all over the last couple of months. We could NOT have done this without you. By supporting us on this journey you are making it possible for us to provide meaningful opportunities for children…

Young Producers, Ellie and Marucia, Reflect on their time with Chol

Mauricia and Ellie, Young Producers at Chol, reflect on their online murder mystery investigation event We recently produced and delivered an online murder mystery investigation event. The goal was to create an immersive event with lots of audience participation and interaction. Due to Covid-19, we had to change and adapt the production and delivery of our event, overall leading us to explore…

Our City Reads

Free Online Workshops in partnership with the Volunteer Libraries in Sheffield and Site Gallery. More detail on each workshop below. Free Online Workshops Tuesday 16th February – Creative Ideas Workshop – With Chol 10am -11am (Suitable for ages 7-15) 2pm – 3pm (Suitable for ages 7-15) Each workshop will be fun, relaxed and exciting and designed to inspire the imagination and get…

New Innovative Fundraising Campaign!

We have launched our biggest, most ambitious fundraising campaign to date! Project Cholavan = A travelling workshop space taking arts activities into communities to spread joy, build connections & improve wellbeing. To find out more and support our latest fundraising campaign please visit our Crowdfunding page Project Cholavan. Why? 2020 has been an extremely difficult year, for the arts industry and particularly for…

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