Mental health in the homeless community is at crisis point. When you consider the fact that homeless people are nine times more likely to take their lives through suicide, it brings into stark reality just how serious this issue is.
We are thrilled to be part of the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries 2017-19 programme, which aims to help end middle class domination in the arts, and are recruiting for an Assistant Facilitator/Director to join our team.
We will be bringing a free performance of Cathy in solidarity for those affected by the Grenfell tragedy.
Cardboard Citizens is very excited to be partnering with MIND in Haringey to explore the issue and impact of male suicide and isolation in our communities and society.
For our Sheffield Citz National Residency, we are working alongside Age Better in Sheffield and SYHA to create a brand new show which will be performed by a generational mix of Sheffield residents.
We are beyond excited to announce we've been selected as one of the ICAP Charity Day 2017 charities!
Cathy cast member Hayley Wareham talks about returning to the show following its hit tour for its Edinburgh Festival Fringe run and explains why it’s such an important show to be a part of.
Cardboard Citizens will perform at the 2017 Labour Party Conference this September as part of the launch of the political party’s Labour Homelessness Network.
Next week we head to the Edinburgh Festival for the first time in our 25 year history with our hit production Cathy following its acclaimed UK tour.
Full details have been announced for our final Home Truths Festival of Heritage Events date on Saturday 22 July.
Our Ambassador of 10 years, Kate Winslet, CBE, is supporting a fundraising appeal to raise money for experimental treatment for 28-year-old Gemma Nuttall, who is battling stage 4 cancer.
The playwright, poet, actor and activist Heathcote Williams died aged 75 this weekend. Cardboard Citizens was privileged to work with Heathcote over the past year as part of the Home Truths season.
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