Fifty Performers, Two Mayors and One Graduation!
Artskills Graduation- The Playhouse- Tuesday April 15
The Deputy Mayor of Derry and Mayor of Limavady both helped three groups of Artskills participants graduate this week!
A mix of 48 new and returning participants from Benbradagh Resource Centre, Destined, Feeny and Ceres House, Ballykelly graduated from The Playhouse Artskills Project this week.
Deputy Mayor of Derry Gary Middleton and Mayor of Limavady Gerry Mullan both presented OCN certificates at the graduation ceremony at The Playhouse on Tuesday April 15.
Benbradagh Resource Centre and Destined gained six UK recognised qualifications after completing a two year Artskills programme, which included performance skills, digital photography, web design film and video, creative writing and literacy.
"We'd like to wish a big congratulations to all of the participants who did such a wonderful job achieving these qualifications. They produced fantastic ceramic work, film and video work, digital photography pieces, a website and a creative writing booklet" EmmaJane Logue, Artskills Co-ordinator said.
"I would also like to extend thanks to our funders and partner organisations, Benbradagh Resource Centre, Destined, Feeny and Ceres House, Ballykelly."
The Playhouse Artskills Project is funded by European Social Fund, Department of Employment and Learning, Arts Council Northern Ireland and The Playhouse.