LiFT Youth Arts Festival

By Box Office
Wednesday, 21st March 2018
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Date: 21st - 28th March

LiFT Youth Arts Festival kicks off this March with a week-long programme of events for young people aged 13-23 years. The festival is hosted by axis this year and offers a range of free shows, workshops, gallery exhibitions, master classes and longer lead in projects. There’s also a Little LiFT programme for younger festival goers (10-12 years).

Festival highlights include:

Mon 26th - MUD (Music Urban Dance showcase)

Tues 27th - Free Jazz concert with Canada’s Holy Heart High School and local performers.

This year’s festival also sees the creation of ‘Sucked’, a new site specific show developed by axis, Poppintree Youth Project and local young people dealing with the issue of young men and drug dealing. For more information on this year’s event, keep your eye on axis Facebook page or contact the festival team directly on