We're excited to launch our Muslim Peers Project! If you're a young Muslim person who is queer or questioning, we've created a safe, supportive and judgement-free space for you to access counselling, contribute to an art and writing space, and connect with your peers. “IF I … [Read more...] about MUSLIM PEERS PROJECT – A NEW SAFE ART SPACE AND COUNSELLING FOR YOUNG QUEER MUSLIM FOLK
With school closures being enforced and students now learning from home, Outloud’s RESPECT Program was at risk from being suspended. The program is normally run within school grounds over two terms, with workshops designed to teach students about the nature and causes of domestic … [Read more...] about Outloud’s in-Schools Domestic Violence Program Brings Respect Home With Students
with Julian Larnach Over the past few weeks in self-isolation the Outloud team has been working hard to reimagine what our programs might look like online, and how we might bring you new and exciting programs live and direct over the internet. Our first workshop is … [Read more...] about FREE ONLINE WORKSHOP: INTRODUCTION TO PLAYWRITING
Bringing our projects online as we work from home. In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, Outloud staff and artists are working from home. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR OUR PROGRAM? RESPECT, our in-school project for boys under 12, teaching about … [Read more...] about In the Wake of Covid-19: Bringing Our Programs Online
Tim Carroll has left the building! Our beloved Tim has retired after 28.5 years as the director of BYDS, and friend to so many of us here in Bankstown. Under Tim BYDS has initiated over 800 arts projects (which many of you have been involved with I’m sure), raised a generation of … [Read more...] about Welcome to our new director!