QC17: Queer Youth Gathering
Ticket Info£6 FULL // £3 CONC.
- Mates Rates
- Queer Contact Festival 2017
DISCUSSIONHosted by Sarah Emmott (Art with Heart) and Rachel Morris (Cosmopolitan).
An afternoon of discussion, performance, films and visual art. LGBT young people from across Greater Manchester get together with local organisations, councillors, artists, broadcasters and academics to discuss the issues affecting them from health and politics, to gender, sexuality and family.
Guests include George Ikediashi (Le Gateau Chocolat), Maawan Rizwan (BBC Three How Gay Is Pakistan?), Annie Wallace (Hollyoaks), Cllr. Bev Craig (Manchester City Council), Romario Wanliss (PureGender), Chloe Cousins (Rainbow Noir), Dr. Monica Pearl (University of Manchester), Kate O’Donnell and young people from The Proud Trust.
There will also be a chance for audiences to meet representatives from Albert Kennedy Trust, George House Trust, Manchester Pride and more.
- All ages.
- Presented by Contact and The Proud Trust.
- Supported by Big Lottery Fund and Superbia.
- This event is supported by a grant from Superbia. Superbia Grants provide financial support for LGBT events as part of Manchester Pride’s commitment to the quality and diversity of cultural events taking place throughout the year in Greater Manchester.