Eastside Story

Young people from Waltham Forest came together through transformational youth work and dynamic cultural arts sessions to create EastSide Story – an original piece of theatre presented by Raw Academy and Catalyst in Communities, commissioned by Waltham Forest London Borough of Culture.

There is a prevalent story being told about what it meant to be young in East London.
We all hear stories about who we are, who we can be and who we must never consider being.
Whether we choose to believe these stories or not changes who we are.
We are not the story told...