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Chester youth theatre group given welcome funding boost

8 October 2021

The show will go on for a Chester-based youth theatre group thanks to a local housebuilder playing a supporting role.

Minerva Arts successfully applied to Redrow’s Kings Moat Garden Village Community Fund for support for Lache Youth Theatre.

Artistic director Stephanie Meskell-Brocken explained: “When we launched Lache Youth Theatre there was a lack of opportunities for young people in the area to engage with the arts.

"We provide focused activity for children and young people in the evenings. The focus is on drama, but it also helps them develop their confidence, communication and leadership skills along with their team-working and social skills.

Read more at: Chester Standard