Menu

Showcase of Preston’s arts to take over UCLan’s Media Factory

Posted on - 30th March, 2019 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Arts, City Centre, Preston News, University campus, What's On in Preston
The Media Factory will be home to the one-day festival Pic: Tony Worrall
The Media Factory will be home to the one-day festival Pic: Tony Worrall

A day showcasing the city’s buzzing arts scene is to take place at Preston’s university.

Advertisement

Derelict Theatre are preparing to take over the Media Factory in the University of Central Lancashire.

Branded as Derelict Mayhem it will see emerging and established artists perform on 25 May.

Artistic director of Derelict Chris Gilligan said: “We’re really excited to be holding our second annual platform of new performance work. Last year’s event showcased work that was local, regional and nationally diverse.

“This short festival is a beacon to artists across the country that Preston really is an emerging centre for creative performance output and a perfect place to launch new ideas.”

Read more: See what’s on in Preston

The group are appealing for artists and arts groups to come forward and get involved with performances.

Anyone interested can visit the Derelict website and sign up.

Share
Preston in pictures Ornate Georgian building with tacky shop fronts in PrestonWeeds on the canal at PrestonBoat crane reflection at Preston DocksTowards Preston from PenworthamGreen Winckley Square at PrestonJust surviving magnolia plants at Avnham ParkNorth West Design Collective in PrestonNorth West Design Collective in Preston View more Advertisement Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's weekly newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday rounding up our best content from the last week and a look ahead to what's happening.

Advertisement News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Advertisement Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.