Liverpool's RISE celebrates a year of women's work

RISE is the name for the platform, organisation and year of activity celebrating inspirational women in Liverpool and abroad.

The programme features local and internationally-renowned female producers, practitioners, artists, poets, musicians, choreographers, speakers and thinkers. RISE helps create and share new commissions, artworks and interventions with emerging talent and established pioneers. Women on the programme include: Amina Atiq, Clare Balding, Cathy Tyson, LIMF Academy musicians, Tracy Thorn, April Ashley MBE, Dame Stella Rimmington, Anita Corbin, Deborah Morgan, Lizzie Nunnery, Esther Wilson, Carla Maria Williams, Sarah Black and Sister Sledge, with plenty more scheduled to perform, participate and collaborate.

You can check out the the full programme here.

RISE is still looking for further ideas and participants.

Sudarios by Erika Diettes / Image: RISE Liverpool

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