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Distorted Beauty by Kelly Hoye at Manchester Art Gallery

Photo: Distorted Beauty by Kelly Hoye at Manchester Art Gallery

Proud & Loud Arts recently had the honour of an invitation to return to Manchester Art Gallery with our new production Affirmations. This brand new piece of work was created with movement specialist Susan Swanton and her focus was getting us to create something together, as a group of artists, that would sit alongside the […]

Danielle Maycox talks about Affirmations and Cells

Photo: Danielle Maycox talks about Affirmations and Cells

On Thursday the 8th March we returned to Manchester Art Gallery with our new group group production ‘Affirmations’ along with our individual pieces from the original ‘Cells’ installation. I was nervous for my individual performance but excited to see the group piece for the first time. Unfortunately I missed the final week of rehearsals for […]

Our journey with Yoga

Photo: Our journey with Yoga

A few years back we were given the opportunity to try out some yoga. As a group of people with a range of disabilities we weren’t really sure that it would be the right thing for us but we were willing to give it a go. When you think of yoga, the first thing you […]

‘Cells’ goes to Edge Hill University

Photo: ‘Cells’ goes to Edge Hill University

On Monday 3rd July, we headed to Edge Hill University to perform our live art installation ‘Cells – a body of work’. We were all really excited to perform at Edge Hill, it’s such a big university with lovely performance spaces both indoors and out. We first visited Edge Hill as a group two weeks […]

A busy few weeks…

Photo: A busy few weeks…

The past couple of weeks seem to have flown by at Proud & Loud Arts with lots going on. We have been busy planning and getting into rehearsal mode, ready for our upcoming performance of ‘Cells’ at Edge Hill University. We are really looking forward to this performance as it will be our first time […]

Apple Fieldtrip

Photo: Apple Fieldtrip

  Last Thursday we had a bit of a change from our usual drama session.  We took a trip to the Manchester Arndale to take part in an Apple fieldtrip, looking at how we can use Apple products to create and promote our own work. When we go out on trips as a group, it […]