THE STORYBOX PROJECT - At Home - a pilot exploring new approaches to creative work that engages, empowers and enlivens people living with a dementia. Building upon 12 years of practical experience, the pilot will look at moving from an artist led model of delivery, to an artist supported model in an approach combining imaginative [...]
The Storybox Project - Creative Cafe in Tameside & Bury. Regular community based workshops for people living with a dementia and their family and friends. The Heritage Trees Project in partnership with Manchester City of Trees - training and resources exploring creative activities in green spaces for people living with a dementia. Making of Me [...]
Making of Me and Play Your Part at Hereford Courtyard - two projects exploring participatory creative practice and older people. Storybox Creative Cafe at Bury Art Museum and Droylsden Library - ongoing project using collaborative storymaking to engage, empower and enliven older people living with dementia. 1984 - touring theatre production based upon the iconic [...]
Meet Me at The Mount a creative community residency based at the Mount Pavilion in Fleetwood, supported by LeftCoast. Storybox residencies in Tameside and Manchester, using stories and imagination to engage, enliven and empower people living with a dementia and their families, friends and carers. Continued work with The Courtyard in Hereford supporting theatre / [...]
I am delighted to be working with 4D Creative once more exploring the use of immersive experiences and creativity in dementia care. Find out more about the project here The show I made with seven older people from Manchester, How Do You See Me?, will be performed again on 28th January 2014 in anticipation of [...]
It's always really exciting starting work on a new show but kind of scary as well. This week this process has begun for me on the next show that I will be working on with norfox Young People's Theatre who are the resident young people's theatre company at the Library Theatre in Manchester. The show [...]
I am currently working on a production of "The Red Shoes" by Hans Christian Andersen at the Library Theatre in Manchester. Follow this link to find out more.
Just passing by? Why not stay a while and find out more about my work? My name is Liz Postlethwaite and I am a Theatre Maker, Community Artist and Educator.