MELISSA WRITES 'FIRST PERSON' ARTICLE FOR MERCURY
Melissa wrote an article for the Leicester Mercury entitled 'How drama can change young lives'. The piece discussed the importance of drama and creativity in our young people today.
OVER 16S CAST IN NHS VIRAL VIDEO
Some of our over 16s filmed a short video for the NHS which was a Ylvis Fox Parody made to inform students which action they should take if they fall ill!
URBAN HOSTS ITS OWN FILM FESTIVAL
There was much media excitement surrounding the first ever Urban Young Actors film festival in November which showcased five original short films made by Urban members. The event was covered in the Leicester Mercury and Soar magazine. Melissa was also interviewed on BBC Radio Leicester with Rupal discussing the event. A little piece of history for Leicester - a great night was had by all! Click here to see one of the Leicester Mercury articles: Click Here
UNDER 12S CAST IN SHORT FILM
Some of our younger Urban members were involved in a short film called 'Finding Richard' which was made in Leicester. The actors filmed a playground scene and had the opportunity to run around and have lots of fun!