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Collective Encounters is a professional arts organisation specialising in theatre for social change through collaborative practice. We use theatre to engage those on the margins of society, telling untold stories and tackling the local, national and international concerns of our time.

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Latest News & Opinion

Above & Beyond: share a story of community

January 22nd, 2021|

Our Above & Beyond group are in the development stage for a brand-new piece of digital, interactive, participatory theatre that will be performed at the end of April 2021. The group have produced a statement [...]

Commission: Female Musician/ Composer for Women in Action

January 20th, 2021|

Collective Encounters is a Liverpool-based arts organisation specialising in using theatre as a tool for social change. Since March 2020 Collective Encounters has been delivering a busy programme of participatory theatre activities, workshops and events [...]

Help, Advice and Support During the COVID-19 Outbreak

January 5th, 2021|

We've collected some useful contact details and information for anyone needing help, advice and support during the COVID-19 outbreak. We'll keep adding to it as we find things. Food Micah Food Bank - Emergency food [...]

Commission: Digital Participatory Theatre Maker

December 1st, 2020|

Commission for Digital Participatory Theatre Maker Collective Encounters is a Liverpool based arts organisation specialising in using theatre as a tool for social change. Since March 2020 Collective Encounters has been delivering a busy programme [...]

Job Vacancy: Learning Administrator

November 17th, 2020|

Radical Makers Learning Administrator Company Outline Collective Encounters is a professional arts organisation specialising in Theatre for Social Change and since 2004 has worked with marginalised and disenfranchised communities in Merseyside. We deliver place-based [...]

Participatory Theatre: Top Tips for Online Facilitation

October 14th, 2020|

We're delighted to announce the publication of a new presentation offering some useful tips to participatory theatre makers and facilitators who are currently delivering online and those exploring this as a possibility. The presentation provides [...]

Events & Opportunities

Where You’re At: course

January 18 at 5:00 pm - March 15 at 7:00 pm

Fight for the Future

January 22 at 5:00 pm - February 19 at 6:30 pm

Women in Action Story Circle

February 2 at 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Women in Action Story Circle

February 11 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Women in Action Story Circle

February 19 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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