Acting on Impulse

Set up in Manchester UK in 2007, our aim is to give homeless and marginalised people a voice through film and theatre.  It’s drama from the streets – as real as it gets.

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Workshops are back!

After lots of planning, risk assessments and purchase of hand sanitizer, masks and wipes, we were slightly apprehensive but absolutely delighted to resume in person workshops at the end of October. Despite elbow bumps instead of hugs, it was great to see lots of...

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Winter 2021/22

We have re-started our programme of outreach projects. The next one will be at Oasis (Gorton). If you are part of an agency interested in us coming to run a project, please register your interest.

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Winter 2021

We have started our main workshops again at Trinity Sports Centre. They run from 3pm on alternate Sundays – the next will be on 21st November. We have a theme for the year, which is the one suspended at the onset of the pandemic. We would welcome any newcomers to join our family of actors for this new production.

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Online Premiere, 'Humanitas'

Re-live our first (and perhaps our favourite) film! A story inspired by conversations had while sitting on the curbside in Store Street, Manchester. Join us for a movie night at 8pm on Thursday 18th November. Watch on Facebook or You Tube. Search for Acting on Impulse.