The Snow Dragons  

THE SNOW DRAGONS CAN Young Artists @ HOME 2016-18 is a 3 year programme for diverse young people aged 14-18 from across Manchester. It offers opportunities to explore and develop creative practice, ambitions and connection to wider cultural networks through new production.Each year the young people work on a new and original mixed media theatre […]

Don’t miss Kamosi Juniors upcoming performance of The Wizard of Leigh at the Turnpike Centre from 1pm.

Kámoši Juniors have been feverishly working away on an adaptation of A Wizard of Oz called THE WIZARD OF LEIGH, which they will perform on Saturday 1st April 2017 at Turnpike Centre Civic Square, Leigh Lancashire WN7 1EB as part of International Roma Day. The children have all made contributions by taking on leadership roles as assistant choreographers, directors […]

‘The Wizard of Leigh’ 2017

On Saturday 1st April 2017, Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group performed their NEW production, The Wizard of Leigh to celebrate International Roma day at the Turnpike Centre to a packed local audience. Everyone who came to watch were wowed with what turned out to be  a contemporary theatre take of an old tale created and […]

Hudba, Muzica, Music!

Kámoši Junior Performing Arts Group Celebrating International Roma Day in Leigh. To celebrate International Romani day on the 9th April 2016, the Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group played live-music, sang, danced, beat-boxed and Dj’ed in their performance Hudba, Muzica, Music!; a unique take on The Lost Country, a traditional folk tale that tells the story of […]

Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group 2016

Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group – Leigh Since October 2015, Community Arts North West, Ethnic Minority Achievement Service (EMAS) and Wigan Music Service have been working together in Leigh (Wigan Borough) to provide free music tuition in three local primary schools, as well as a Saturday Morning Performing Arts Club for the Kámoši Juniors Group. The Kámoši […]

Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group, Background Information

Kámoši Juniors Performing Arts Group (Kámoši means ‘friends’ in Slovak) supports the needs of children aged to 5 to 11 of Roma heritage mainly from Slovakia and Czech Republic, Romania and other EU countries. It was developed as an early intervention project in 2012 by Wigan Council’s Voice and Engagement Team and Ethnic Minority Achievement Service […]

CAN Young Artists (CYA) prepares for HOME!

CYA (CAN Young Artists) are a new theatre group comprised of young people aged 12 -18. Since November, they have been working every Thursday on the Macbeth themes of prophecy , status and power for a new production “What’s Done, Is Done”, that will be performed at HOME, Manchester’s new arts venue on 19th March […]

Kámoši Juniors creating a stir at their sharing

Kamosi Juniors Performing Arts Group just completed their first sharing to an invited audience. Every Saturday morning since the 17th October boys and girls from LEIGH, aged 5-11 has been taking part in Singing and Music Workshops with Ellie Sherwood and Dance and Drama with Magdalen Bartlett to produce their very first performance. On Saturday […]

Kámoši Juniors

We are delivering a wonderful new performing arts programme, bringing together a dynamic new partnership between Wigan Music Service, EMAS (Ethnic Minority Achievement Service), three local primary schools, the families of the Kámoši Junior group and CAN. Kámoši Junior Group (Kámoši means ‘friends’ in Slovak) supports the needs of children aged 5 to 11 of Roma […]

CAN is recruiting!

Applications are now closed We’re seeking to recruit an experienced Principal Music Leader, who is passionate about encouraging the musicality and music-making of children, to lead on our Youth Music-funded Kámoši Roma-heritage Music-Making Programme starting in September 2015 through to July 2016. If you wish to apply, please click here for further details and to […]