Manchester Jewish Museum

Script readthrough with an actor
Creative Activists



Manchester Jewish Museum
Learning Studio



This autumn we are resuming our Creative Activists project and are looking for enthusiastic, creative people, aged 16-30 to join us and work with us towards a special event for Holocaust Memorial Day 2023. It’s a great opportunity to meet new people, work with professional mentors and learn new skills, whilst exploring lesser-heard stories from the museum collection.

During this session we will be practising the script we’ve worked on with a professional actor and any group members who will be performing during our final event for Holocaust Memorial Day in January 2023. We’ll be testing the flow of the performance and looking for different ways of creative expression. No experience needed, just bring yourself and an open mind!

What you need to know

This is the sixth session of our regular creative meetings, during which we will be working with spoken word, textiles, music and performance to uncover hidden stories and explore how Holocaust continues to affect people to this day.

The meetings are informal, with tea, coffee and a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere. Don’t worry if you’ve missed the previous sessions. You can still join us and be a part of our final event in January 2023!

If you have any questions about the Creative Activists project, e-mail

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