Pioneering Theatre, Music and Community Arts
In Wolverhampton from 1980 to 2013
Zip Theatre gratefully
Matrix Standard for
Advice & Guidance
Low Hill Community Festivals
Being part of the Community
The Low Hill Festivals -
Cathy Pemberton Rides The Bull
In summer 94 Zip Theatre was commissioned by the Low Hill & Park Village Community
Forum (part of the City Challenge initiative) to co-
Funded by Wolverhampton City Challenge, ESF, Programme Development Fund, Central TV, West Midlands Arts and other sponsors, the Low Hill Festivals promoted a positive image of an inner city community of high unemployment.
As well as a wide range of arts events organised by and for local people, the week-
Zip Theatre co-
In '91, working with young Wolverhampton people, Zip Theatre produced Wolves -
Two hundred youngsters were involved in this unique production in the Grand Theatre which was presented with a BSIS award by the Minister for the Arts.