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Youth Voice Festival at the Geffrye Museum of the Home

Youth Voice Festival

Saturday 31 August, 12–4pm

Come along to our free Youth Voice Festival, designed by and for young people. There'll be spoken word, live performances and creative workshops. Hear the sound, make the sound, be the sound!

Our Young Producers (aged 14 to 21) are busy planning the festival all around theme of ‘being heard’.

Get involved – help plan the festival

Are you aged 14–21? We need your help!

We have one more planning session for the Youth Voice Festival – please come along and get involved. Email Matilde at to find out more and let her know you're coming.

Tuesday 27 August, 1–4pm, at the museum

Find out how we consult with Hackney Young Futures Commission 
Think about how we evaluate the festival
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What skills will you develop? 

  • Planning and programming a festival for local young people 
  • Marketing, promotion, including social media
  • Working alongside people working in arts and heritage
  • Working as a team with other young people

Join our Young People’s Facebook page, follow the museum on Instagram, or follow us on Twitter @GeffryeYouth.

For more information on opportunities for young people contact Matilde at

supported by Arts Council england Hear by Right logo National Youth Agency