Laura Folan

Laura Folan

Laura is a Programme Coordinator (National Citizen Service). Having a background within the arts Laura has experience leading and facilitating workshops and arts projects to various people from different backgrounds. This includes; young people within education; young people seeking employment oppourtunities within the arts and adults with a variety of addtional needs due to brain injury. Laura's passion to empower young people through the arts while tackling social issues.

Laura has a degree in Applied Performance (Community & Education) which allowed her to explore social change through the arts. Since graduating in 2015 she has had experience working within human resources while completeing some freelance arts projects within Birmingham. One of which saw her return to her university to choreograph dance pieces and support student shows.

Contact: laura.folan@uprising.org.uk