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Mixtape in a Week

August 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am - August 28, 2021 @ 4:00 pm


Got something to say, but can’t find the words? Bars that need beats? Songs that need chords? Whole track ready, but nowhere to be heard?

‘Mixtape in a Week’ is for you!

This August, Newham Music is bringing its pop-up studio space to Stratford Youth Zone. For one week only, we’re inviting the young people of Newham to join us in the studio, to write, produce and perform, a ‘mixtape in a week’, a blend of music and drama, guided by Newham Music’s team of professional producers, rappers and singers, and award-winning facilitator, director and poet Kat Francois.

The week includes:

– Teaching + use of the studio equipment

– Writing and production of original material

– Meeting other young people and building artistic partnerships,

– Free mentorship by industry professionals

– A final performance in the main theatre space at Stratford Youth Zone directed by Kat Francois


Dates and Times – 23rd-28th August, 10am-4pm Location: Stratford Youth Zone, Theatre Square, London E15 1BX

he project is open to young people aged 15+ of all abilities and experience levels. Participation in the week is COMPLETELY FREE.

Sign ups are on a first come, first served basis via the link below!


Register by 16th August to attend.


August 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am
August 28, 2021 @ 4:00 pm
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Jack Petchey FoundationNational Foundation For Youth MusicArts Council England

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