Books and plays

Songs and poems


Links to arts organisations who support sanctuary and welcome

Counterpoint Arts engages with refugee and migrant experiences through arts and cultural programmes.

Platforma Arts and Refugee Network supports and develops arts by, about and with refugees and migrants from marginalised communities.

Art Reach Journeys Festival celebrates and highlights the extraordinary and powerful artwork, music, creativity, culture and experiences that refugee artists bring to the UK. It’s work now reaches cities in Europe.  See the video here. 

Celebrating Sanctuary  works through the arts to raise awareness of the contributions that refugees make to the UK, and in particular to the city of Birmingham.

Art Refuge UK  Supporting displaced people through art and art therapy

Red Bobble Theatre Company

Leeds Studio Theatre

SBC Theatre – Stand and Be Counted Theatre is the first Theatre Company of Sanctuary. Creators of Tanya – a play about detention. For further info and links to the video see Tanja – Tour Information Pack.

Risky Things Theatre and Film  – maker of the film Blue Moment