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Hip Hop and Rap Master Class Weekender With International Star Joe Motley

Hip Hop and Rap Master Class Weekender With International Star Joe Motley

Square 1 Studios presents a one-of-a-kind master class a weekend full of workshops, demonstrations and studio sessions with international rap artist Joe Motley.   Joe Motley, an independent artist who was originally from Oldham but now living in Australia has shared the stage with names…

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Square 1 Studios 5th Anniversary Oscar Night Event

Square 1 Studios 5th Anniversary Oscar Night Event

For more pictures please check our gallery page or Facebook page.   Last week Square 1 Studios marked their 5th anniversary with an evening of glitz and glamour at the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Themed around The Oscars, the evening was an all-out celebration, with black-tie…

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The KOGS Blog

The KOGS Blog

Keeping Our Girls Safe came to Square 1 Studios with 15 ten-year-old girls for a 12 week project to learn about various social problems through multimedia. The project consisted of photography sessions in which we discussed a variety of techniques such as the rule of…

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Mahdlo Rocks At Square 1

Mahdlo Rocks At Square 1

Mahdlo Rocks was a great opportunity for some of the talented youths at Mahdlo to record at Square 1 Studios. The nature of the project was for young people to rehearse at the facilities in Mahdlo then come down to Square 1 to record a…

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Square 1 Shakes Up Oldham Music Scene

Square 1 Shakes Up Oldham Music Scene

The 24th July saw the inaugural Battle of The Bands competition hosted by Square 1 Studios as part of the Oldham Coliseum’s Shake It Up Festival,  a week-long youth-led festival featuring a range of live performances and music workshops.  The theatre audience was treated to…

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Student of the Month: BeBo

Student of the Month: BeBo

BeBo (stage name) was 13 years of age when he joined the Urban Tek & Music Mentoring Project. Although his musical ability was somewhat non-existent at the beginning, we saw him as an ideal candidate, as he was not enjoying school due to his challenging…

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The Real Italian Job

The Real Italian Job

By Matteo Moscariello, our Italian Intern The Novara council was looking for 12 young people to be sent to different countries in the EU for work placement opportunities, I was chosen as one of them. During my placement, I got the chance to work with…

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Square 1 Strikes a Chord with Young People from the Art Smart Project

Square 1 Strikes a Chord with Young People from the Art Smart Project

The ArtSmart was a creative arts project working with young people from Oldham who were aged between 16-21 and were from NEET backgrounds (Not In Education, Employment and Training). The project was in partnership with The Oldham Council, Feature Films and Square 1 Studios with…

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